Mash is going top notch gun as Abahani on pinnacle

Sports Desk, Arfin Shobuz, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: Mash is going top notch gun as Abahani on pinnacle, Mashrafe Bin Mortaza hogged the headline yet again with the aid of becoming the primary Bangladeshi bowler to assert 4 wickets in consecutive 4 deliveries in the List A cricket. It changed into also his first hat-trick in any stage of cricket, a feat that helped his side Abahani cozy an 11-run win over Agrani Bank Limited inside the Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium.

Mashrafe ended the in shape with a discern of six for 44 run sin nine.Five overs ultimately to bowl Agrani Bank out for 279 as they had been chasing the goal of 291.

Abahani in advance piled up 290 for 6, way to a blazing 123 ball-133 no longer out of teenager Nazmul Hossain Shanto. Shahriar Nafees additionally responded with a century for Agrani Bank earlier than he become brushed off on 121 runs however all of the subjects came to 2nd as Mashrafe made it his day.
Mashrafe took the onus to bowl at a time whilst Nafees’s century made Agrani Bank clean favourite as they wanted 13 runs with four wickets on the palms in the remaining over. He conceded a single in the first ball, leaving Agrani Bank 12 in closing five balls. Knowing that the batsmen might cross for all out attack, Mashrafe hired a method to baffle them thru cutters and it worked properly.

He commenced it with the wicket of Dhiman Ghosh then took out Razzak and Shafiul Islam to complete his first hat-trick in his profession. But he didn’t prevent, he made it 4 in 4 and bundled out Agrani Bank by means of brushing off Fazle Rabbi.

Nazmul Hossain in advance drove the side to the secure sector after Anamul Haque Bijoy and Saif Hassan made a first rate start to the facet. Both of the openers had been dismissed in 20s however Shanto made his begin be counted by using making a century. He struck eleven fours and three sixes in his unbeaten 133 to keep together the innings. Mohammad Mithun was the alternative remarkable scorer, hitting forty six off 38.

Abahani however led the point table with 14 points in 8 matches, five factors clear than the next opponents Prime Doleshwar who had nine points in eight suits. Prime Doleshwar may want to make it eleven had Prime Bank not beat them by way of one-wicket in high scoring mystery at the BKSP floor.

Marshal Ayub’s 135 off 128 guided the aspect to a first rate 286 for five however Mehrab Hossain Junior’s maiden List A century trumped Marshal’s effort as Prime Bank raced to the victory with just balls to spare.

It was the fit that Prime Bank was presupposed to win effortlessly after Mehrab and Mehedi Maruf put on a 147-run partnership for the hole stand. As Maruf was dismissed on eighty two, Prime Bank lost five wickets for forty two runs before Mehrab and Sajjdul Haque fashioned a forty five-run partnership to get the side again on target. However Farhad Reza were given the higher of Mehrab while he made 102 off 125 with thirteen fours, making the contest complex one once more.

But Sajjadul Haque who struck 51 off 38 with one 4 and three sixes and the lower order sooner or later sailed the facet domestic. Gazi Group Cricket Cricketers edged Mohammedan Sporting Club via 29 runs in a low-scoring affair at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium inside the day’s other healthy. Qazi Anik bowled noticeably, grabbing four for 28 as Gazi Group had been bowled out for 137 in 35.4 overs. Asif Ahmed become the highest scorer with 35. Mohammedan however became skittled out for 108 in 33.2 overs, wrapping up every other disappointing day for them.


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