Dhaka Dynamites : 201/7 in 20 overs (Lewis 64, Pollard 52*, Sangakkara 28; Hossain Ali 3/28, Mehidy 2/31, Samit 1/18)
Rajshahi Kings : 133/10 in 18.2 overs (Zakir 32, Sammy 19, Mominul 16; Afridi 4/26, Abu Hider 3/11, Shakib 2/22)
Result : Dhaka Dynamites won by 68 runs
Man of the Match : Evin Lewis (Dhaka Dynamites)
Dhaka Dynamites have secured yet another convincing win over Rajshahi Kings in the 19th match of AKS BPL T20 Powered by Shah Cement. Dhaka won the match by 68 runs.
Rajshahi Kings decided to bowl first after winning the toss at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium. Evin Lewis and Shahid Afridi gave a flying start to Dhaka Dynamites with a 53-run stand in the opening partnership in just 4.1 overs. Lewis was dismissed after scoring 64. Kieron Pollard’s another blistering knock of 52 off 25 balls powered Dhaka to post 201 for 7 after 20 overs. Hossain Ali bagged 3 wickets for 28.
Chasing a total of 202, Rajshahi Kings lost 2 early wickets for 11. Zakir Hasan tried to put some fightback, but it was not enough. Rajshahi were losing wickets in regular interval and were eventually all out for 133 in the 20th over. Afridi picked up 4 wickets for 26 for Dhaka Dynamites.
Evin Lewis was named man of the match for his half-century.