Bangladesh Under 23 team beat Bangladesh Cricket Board XI by 3 wickets in a practice match at Sher-e Bangla National Cricket Stadium today on Wednesday.
Mushfiqur Rahim, the captain of BCB XI, won the toss and elected to bat first. BCB XI managed total 248 runs from 48.2 overs. Mushfiqur Rahim scored 60 from 67 balls, Raquibul Hasan scored 35 from 53 balls, Ziaur Rahman scored 32 from 30 balls for BCB XI. Alauddin Babu, Soumya Sarkar and Taizul Islam picked up 2 wickets each and Nazmul Islam Apu, Sabbir Rahman got a wicket each for Bangladesh U23. [Watch Video Clip: Shakib treating Shoaib Akhter like a ‘local bowler’]
Chasing 249, Liton Kumar Das smacked a brilliant 110 and Sabbir Rahman scored 56 as Bangladesh U23 beat BCB XI by three wickets with 22 balls to spare. Sajedul Islam picked up 3 wickets, Rubel Hossain and Sohag Gazi picked up 2 wickets each for BCB XI.