Rangpur Riders is all set to confront with Chittagong Vikings in the seventh match of ongoing Bangladesh Premier League. The 7th match of BPL 2017 will be played at Sylhet International cricket stadium, which is located in Sylhet. The game is slated to begin at 2:00 PM according to the local standard time on 8th November this year.
Till now, Rangpur Rider’s performance has been better than Chittagong Victorians. Riders won their first match against Rajshahi Kings on November 4. On other side, Chittagong Vikings lost its 1st game against Comilla Victorians on 7th November. Rangpur Riders is securing 3rd rank in BPL points table.
Winning the first match, Rangpur Riders earned 2 points and its present net run rate is +0.530. Chittagong Vikings faced defeat in the opening game. With a net run rate of -1.158, the team presently holds sixth position in the standings. Victory in the next matches is necessary for Vikings to improve its rank in the point table.
Rangpur Riders and Chittagong Vikings have performed excellently in all seasons of Bangladesh Premier League. In the first edition of BPL, Vikings managed to reach into the final game, but unfortunately lost against Dhaka Gladiators. Rangpur Riders too qualified for the final match of BPL 2016, but faced defeat against Dhaka Dynamites.
It will be very interesting to see which team acquires conquest in this game as it is more important for Chittagong Vikings. Rangpur Riders has already bagged safe position in the point table while Vikings needs to win this match so as to grow its rank in the same chart.