Titans tied with Vikings, Super Over let them lose again
Chittagong Vikings and Khulna Titans culminated in a crunch conclusion in the eleventh match of BPL.
In one of the most exciting matches in the competition’s history, Chittagong Vikings have defeated Khulna Titans in the super over contest.
If one check through the previous results, it could be rendered as the first triumph of Khulna Titans when they were not confined being in the defeated side at the end of the twenty overs of sport. But fate faded away too soon – Titans failed to break the losing streak once again lastly of which was decided in the super overs.
Three runs required in the last ball of the super over, Stirling managed one run before being run out by a joint venture from Shahzad and Frylinck and it was all over for Khulna Titans.
In the earlier session, the encounter between Khulna Titans and Chittagong Vikings, the fourth match for the both sides this year, rayed immense entertainment for the crowd as the two competing teams culminated in the exact score – 151, at the end of respective 20 overs.
19 runs were needed in the ultimate six deliveries; with Nayeem Hasan and Robbie Frylinck on the crease, Nayeem slashed Ariful hard for a six and lost his wicket. When things seemed to be dried out, Frylinck executed different plans and blew two more shots for the maximum only to finish the match in tie.
This is the third win for Chittagong Vikings in four matches whereas Khulna Titans just suffered fourth consecutive defeats.
Khulna Titans 151/6 (20 overs)
Dawid Malan 45, Mahmudullah Riyad 33, Junaid Siddique 20
Sunzamul Islam 2/37
Chittagong Vikings 151/8 (20 overs)
Yasir Ali 43, Mushfiqur Rahim 34, Robbie Frylinck 23
Carlos Brathwaite 2/30, Shariful Islam 2/31
Watch the last over here-
Result: Chittagong Vikings won in Super Overs.
Toss: Chittagong Vikings
Man of the Match: Robbie Frylinck