Tamim Iqbal brought up Comilla Victorians on the point table and Comilla Victorians won by three wickets against Khulna Titans on the 20th match of BPL-19 in Sylhet. Dashing opener Tamim Iqbal scored made a storm on Khulna Titans bowler and won the man of the match.
Khulna Titans Inning
Winning the toss Comilla Victorians offered Khulna Titans to bat first. As opener Jahurul Islam surrendered to Saifuddin at the fourth ball of their inning. Then another opener Junaid Siddique and Al Amin picked 71 runs on the second partnership. Al Amin becomes a pickup of Afridi at the 73 on the scoreboard and Captain Mahmudullah become another to Afridi.
Then Junaid Siddique made 50 runs partnership with Dawid Malan before trapped in run-out. Junaid Siddique scored 70 runs from 41 balls with four boundaries and four over boundaries. Then Malan went for Afridi also. Malan decorated his 29 runs inning of 25 balls with three fours and a six.
Then Ariful Haque and Carlos Brathwhite reached the score to a fighting position. After their 20 overs, Khulna Titans scored 181 runs for 7 wickets.
Shahid Afridi picked three wickets for 29 runs. Wahab Riaz got two wickets for 34 runs. Mohammad Saifuddin picked a wicket also.
Comilla Victorians Inning
To the target of this challenging score, Comilla Victorians started their best on BPL-19. Two openers Tamim Iqbal and wicketkeeper Anamul Haque picked 115 runs. Then Tamim Iqbal becomes a pickup to Malinga. Tamim’s 73 runs inning came from 42 balls with 12 fours and six.
At 127 on the scoreboard, Anamul Haque surrendered to Khulna Titans Captain Mahmuullah for 40 runs with 37 balls with 5 fours. Then Comilla Victorians Captain Imrul Kayes made 28 runs from 11 balls only with four and three sixes before Junaid Khan sent him back to the pavilion at the 153 runs on the scoreboard.
But Shamsur Rahman, Liam Dawson, and Shahid Afridi gifted their wickets to the Khulna Bowlers and made the game tougher. But Thisara Perera made reached to the target with Ariful Haque. They wait for the last ball to win. Comilla Victorians made their victory. Tamim Iqbal brought up Comilla Victorians on the point table
Finally, Tamim Iqbal brought up Comilla Victorians on the point table and Comilla Victorians won by three wickets. As it’s a piece of good news that Tamim is in form but there is no way to discredit Junaid Siddique’s wonderful inning in BPL-19.