Live: Comilla bowl, Malinga in for Khulna
Comilla Victorians have sent Khulna Titans in to bat first after winning the toss in match no.20 of Bangladesh Premier League 2019 at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium.
Comilla are currently played second on the points table with three wins out of five matches. They outplayed Sylhet Sixers by eight wickets in the last match when they bundled hosts Sylhet out for 68 runs.
Khulna have had a horror start to BPL 2019 after four losses in four games in Dhaka phrase. The Titans got their first victory against Rajshahi Kings in their first match in Sylhet. They are placed seventh with just two points.
Titans and Victorians have a head-to-head record of 2-2 in past BPL tournaments. They are taking on each other for the first time in this edition.
Comilla have kept an unchanged XI. Shamsur Rahman, Ziaur Rahman and Pakistani pacer Wahab Riaz are retained while Imrul Kayes continues to lead them.
Khulna have made two changes to their playing XI. All-rounder Mohammad Al-Amin has replaced pacer Shoriful Islam. However, the most anticipated inclusion of Lasith Malinga had been made in place of David Wiese.
Malinga will play his first match for Khulna Titans.
Khulna Titans: Jahurul Islam (wk), Junaid Siddique, Dawid Malan, Mahmudullah Riyad (captain), Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mohammad Al-Amin, Ariful Haque, Carlos Brathwaite, Taijul Islam, Junaid Khan, Lasith Malinga
Comilla Victorians: Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque (wk), Shamsur Rahman, Imrul Kayes (captain), Shahid Afridi, Thisara Perera, Mohammad Saifuddin, Ziaur Rahman, Mahedi Hasan, Liam Dawson, Wahab Riaz
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