Aakash Chopra wants Mahmudullah in IPL
In recent time, Mahmudullah Riyad has been performing for the Tigers especially in T20Is. In last 5 matches, batting at 6 or lower position, Mahmudullah scored 163 runs at a strike rate of 169.79. With his great performance, Bangladesh made their way to Asia Cup Final. [Read in Bangla; মাহমুদুল্লাহ রিয়াদকে আইপিএলে চান আকাশ চোপড়া]
Mahmudullah Riyad didn’t scored a lot runs in this year’s World T20. He scored a quickfire unbeaten 49 off 29 balls against Australia in M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru. This helped Bangladesh score 156/5 in 20 overs. [Watch ভিডিও ক্লিপঃ মাহমুদুল্লাহ রিয়াদের ২৯ বলে ৪৯ রান]
Cricket analyst Aakash Chopra is impressed with Mahmudullah Riyad’s performance. He announces Riyad as Bangladesh’s best Twenty20 batsman at the moment. He also wants him in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
In his Twitter account, Aakash said, “Mahmudullah is Bangladesh’s best best T20 batsman at the moment. Good to see him bat ahead of Mushfiqur. Should be picked in the #IPL.”
-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcricteam.com