The first double header of day one of the Chittagong leg of BPL 2017 is now on the way. Khulna Titans will lock horns with Rangpur Riders at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in the port city.
Rangpur Riders have won the toss and opted to field first.
Gaining 9 points in 7 matches so far have taken Khulna Titans into the third position of the point table. They have won 4 of them on contrary to losing 2 matches. A win in today’s match will take the Titans in top of the point table.
Meanwhile Rangpur Riders are also vibrating with confidence after their thrilling last ball win over the defending champion Dhaka Dynamites in the last match.
Among seven competitive teams, Rangpur Riders are in the fifth position with 6 points in 6 matches.
Khulna Titans (Playing XI): Nicholas Pooran(w), Rilee Rossouw, Mahmudullah(c), Afif Hossain, Carlos Brathwaite, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Ariful Haque, Jofra Chioke Archer, Tanvir Islam, Junaid Khan, Abu Jayed
Rangpur Riders (Playing XI): Chris Gayle, Brendon McCullum, Mohammad Mithun(w), Mashrafe Mortaza(c), Ravi Bopara, Thisara Perera, Lasith Malinga, Fazle Mahmud, Nahidul Islam, Sohag Gazi, Rubel Hossain