Trinidad cricketer Nicolas Pooran has already played two matches for Khulna Titans and he played a match winning knock in his 2nd match. His knock of 67 runs off just 26 balls helpef Khulna to post a mammoth score of 213 runs.
In reply, Rajshahi only managed to score 145 runs and suffered a huge defeat. The man of the match was none other than Pooran for his blistering knock.
During the press conference after the match, Pooran praised Pooran’s captaincy and also his partner Afif Hossain: “Afif is a great talent. He might be young but he has the capability to play big shots. Today also he hit 5 sixes. I just enjoyed his innings from the other end.”
He added: “Mahmudullah is a brilliant captain. He is very dedicated. Last year he also took his team to semi final. He is leading the team from the front.”
When asked about his team as an unit, Pooran said: “We have very good cricketers and a great coach. We are playing as a family. We are working hard too. Everything is happening very smartly.”