Mahmudullah’s Jamaica take on table topper
Bangladesh cricket team’s all-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad are featuring in his second Caribbean Premier League (CPL) as his team Jamaica Tallawahs have taken on the table topper Trinbago Knight Riders.
After winning the toss, Jamaica’s skipper Kumar Sangakkara again opted to bowl first and asked Trinbago to bat first at the Sabina Park.
Impressive Trinbago Knight Riders are currently the table topper with their 14 points of 8 matches. On the other hand, Jamaica Tallawahs are on third place on the points table with 10 points. If the home side Jamaica can beat the Knight Riders in today’s game then they will jump to the second spot by eclipsing St Kitts and Navis Patriots.
Jamaica Tallawahs (playing XI): Lendl Simmons, Glenn Phillips, Kumar Sangakkara (c & wk), Andre McCarthy, Rovman Powell, Mahmudullah, Jonathan Foo, Garey Mathurin, Krishmar Santokie, Kesrick Williams, Odean Smith.
Trinbago Knight Riders (playing XI): Brendon McCullum, Sunil Narine, Colin Munro, Darren Bravo, Robert Frylinck, Denesh Ramdin (wk), Dwayne Bravo (c), Ashley Nurse, Ronsford Beaton, Javon Searles, Nikita Miller.