Barisal Bulls will play Chittagong Vikings in the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2016 T20 tournament. They are going to lock horns at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhary Stadium located in Chittagong. CV ranks on the fifth position in the BPL points table.
Barisal Bulls vs Chittagong Vikings: Preview
Vikings have got six points from seven games having won just three games so far in this edition. On the other hand, Barisal ranks number six. It is the second match for today and overall, it’s the game number 24 of the tournament. Bulls also have garnered six points from six games with winning 3 matches.
As of now, both the team have an equal number of points. Whosoever will fetch the fourth position. The Chittagong side should be filled with confidence as they have got the winning momentum after losing five in a row. Bulls have an equal number of wins and losses. Thus they will want to be more consistent with their game as the tournament approaches its end.
T Iqbal will want to remain to keep up the winning momentum as they have got their recent victories. Bulls will want to make sure that they win their games and it will make sure ranking up them to the fourth spot in the tournament.
In the last match, C Vikings showed some serious bowling attack. It helped them in defending the target they set for Rajshahi Kings at the same venue as of today. It was a batting friendly ground. It was T Ahmed who bowled very well and picked five wickets and thus won by 19 runs.
On the whole, it was all about the team effort. M Nabi did his best with the bat and scored runs. Then, their bowlers helped them by taking wickets at regular intervals. Thus, it gave them two very important points making total four.
Barisal Bulls vs Chittagong Vikings: Squad
Chittagong Vikings: Tamim Iqbal (c), Abdur Razzak, Anamul Haque (wk), Chaturanga de Silva, Grant Elliott, Chris Gayle, Imran Khan jnr, Jahurul Islam, Jubair Hossain, Jeevan Mendis, Tymal Mills, Mohammad Nabi, Nazmul Hossain Milon, Saqlain Sajib, Shahidul Islam, Shoaib Malik, Dwayne Smith, Subashis Roy, Taskin Ahmed, Yasir Ali, Zakir Hasan, Mahmudul Hasan
Barisal Bulls: Abu Hider Rony, Al-Amin Hossain, Carlos Brathwaite, Mushfiqur Rahim(wk/c), Joshua Cobb, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Nawaz, Monir Hossain, Dilshan Munaweera, Nadif Chowdhury, Rumman Raees, Shahriar Nafees, Shamsur Rahman, Taijul Islam, Thisara Perera, Rayad Emrit, Dawid Malan, Jeevan Mendis, Fazle Mahmud
CV to win.
Barisal Bulls vs Chittagong Vikings: Live Streaming
BB vs CV is to start at 5:45 pm local time. Below are the live stream, watch online, and TV options to catch live updates.
India: TV: Sony Six and Sony Six HD. Live Streaming: Sonyliv.
Bangladesh: TV: Channel Nine BD. Live Streaming:
Pakistan: TV: Geo Super