Sylhet Sixers and Khulna Titans are scheduled to compete in the 8th match of ongoing Bangladesh Premier League. The two teams will clash in the T20 format cricket game at Sylhet International Cricket stadium, which is situated in Sylhet. The match is slated to commence at 7:00 PM on 8th November 2017.
Till now, Sylhet Sixers has showcased excellent performance in the tournament. Winning three matches, the team earned 6 points with +1.097 net run rate and secured first rank in BPL points table. On other side, Khulna Titans lost its first match against Dhaka Dynamites and declined to bottom place in the standings.
Presently, the net run rate of Khulna Titans is -3.250. The team needs victory in upcoming matches so that it can boost it rank upward in the point table. Sylhet Sixers has performed comparatively well in BPL 2017. Led by Nasir Hossain, the team managed to defeat its all opponents in previous three matches.
Today’s game is important for Khulna Titans to make some improvement in its rank in Bangladesh Premier League points table. On other side, Sylhet Sixers has already captured the top place in the same chart. The team will retain its first rank if it manages to win today’s game. Khulna Titans will remain at bottom position if it loses today’s match.
Journey of both teams in all previous seasons of BPL wasn’t up to the mark. The two performed unsatisfactorily in first, second and third edition of Bangladesh Premier League. With some drastic changes in the squads, both teams are expected to exhibit a good performance in this season of BPL.