39th match of ongoing Bangladesh Premier League is going to be played between Comilla Victorians and Khulna Titans on 5th December 2017. The two teams will confront in the BPL T20 match at Sher-E-Bangla stadium, which is situated in Dhaka. As per the schedule, the cricket match is about to commence at 1:00 PM.
Playing ten matches till now, Comilla Victorians registered victory in 8. The team faced defeats in only two matches. Earning 16 points from eight victories, the team sealed first spot in BPL points table. Present net run rate of the team is +0.626. With this excellent performance in league stage games, the team successfully qualified for the playoffs, which will be played in 2nd week of December this year.
On other side, Khulna Titans also has showcased admirable performance in this T20 competition. Out of ten matches played, Titans won six and lost three. Due to the hindrance of rain, the team could not play one match against Sylhet Sixers. Winning 6 matches, Khulna Titans earned 13 matches and bagged third rank in BPL standings. The team’s current net run rate is +0.120.
Though both teams are securing good ranks in top four contenders of this league, it is significant to maintain the position by acquiring victories in upcoming matches. Comilla Victorians’ rank will remain unaffected if it fails to curb victory in 39th match. Titans may face bitter consequences if it does not manage to win the game. Whether the team succeeds in defeating antagonist team in this game, its rank will improve in the point table.