In the 12th match of BPL T20, Rajshahi Kings will take on Comilla Victorians. The Kings would look to make a progress in their points tally.The Kings have played three matches and lost two of them where as Comilla Victorians have been placed third on the points table.
Shere Bangla National Stadium
Clear and no chances of rain
The wicket is expected to favor both the batsmen and the bowlers alike. The toss-winning team might prefer to bowl first here.Pitch will be more helpful for spinners.
Rajshahi Kings are going with many rotations but finally after replacing with Simmons they got some good result. Fresh from a victory on Saturday, Rajshahi Kings will leave no stones unturned to repeat their clinical performance on Sunday. While openers Lendl Simmons and Mominul Haque both have looked to be in good touch, the middle-order will be supported by Malcolm Waller, Rony Talukdar, captain Mushfiqur Rahim and Nihaduzzaman. All-rounder, James Franklin can be aided in the pace department by Mohammad Sami, Farhad Reza and Kesrick Williams. The spin duo may comprise Mehidy Hasan and Nihaduzzaman.
After the resounding 8-wicket victory over Chittagong Vikings in their last match, Mohammad Nabi’s boys will step onto the field with a spring in their step. Wicket-keeper Liton Das, along with Jos Buttler can be expected to open the batting for their team, followed by Imrul Kayes, Marlon Samuels, Alok Kapali, Mohammad Saifuddin and the skipper himself. While all-rounder Dwayne Bravo will assist frontline pacers Al-Amin Hossain and Saifuddin, the spin department will see Arafat Sunny and Rashid Khan in action.
Rajshahi Kings Probable XI
Lendl Simmons, Mominul Haque, Rony Talukdar, Mushfiqur Rahim (c & wk), Nihaduzzaman, James Franklin, Malcolm Waller, Farhad Reza, Mehidy Hasan, Kesrick Williams, Mohammad Sami
Comilla Victorians Probable XI
Alok Kapali, Dwayne Bravo, Marlon Samuels, Imrul Kayes, Jos Buttler, Mohammad Nabi (c), Arafat Sunny, Al-Amin Hossain, Liton Das (wk), Rashid Khan, Mohammad Saifuddin.
Prediction : Comilla has high chances of winning the match