Rangpur Riders and Rajshahi Kings are all set to confront in 9th match of ongoing Bangladesh Premier League. The game is about to be played at Sher E Bangla National Cricket stadium, which is situated in Dhaka. According to the standard local time, the match is scheduled to commence at sharp 1:00 PM.
Till now, Rangpur Riders has played two matches. The team managed to gain victory in one match but lost the other game. Presently, the team secures fourth rank in BPL points table. The team has earned 2 points from 1 victory. Current net run rate of the team is -0.017.
On other side, Rajshahi Kings too has played two matches. Unfortunately, the team faced defeats in both games. Without earning a single point, Rajshahi Kings currently holds bottom position in the standings. Present net run rate of the team is -1.120.
Mashrafe Mortaza is going to lead Rangpur Riders in this game. On other hand, Rajshahi Kings will be captained by Caribbean cricketer Darren Sammy. Both skippers haven’t made any major changes in their teams’ squads.
Rajshahi Kings succeeded in qualifying for the final match in previous edition of BPL. The team lost the final match against Dhaka Dynamites and ended its BPL journey as runners-up in the league. Rangpur Riders have showcased comparatively poor performance in all seasons of Bangladesh Premier League.