The current Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) fifth edition played in field from last 4 November of this year. The seven teams played in the last edition of this franchise based cricket tournament. In this year eight teams are preparing for taking part in the competition. Sylhet is returning to BPL after one year with new owner. Simultaneously, Sylhet is also joining with Dhaka and Chittagong as the venue for the first time.
This information has been confirmed by the BPL governing council member and BCB director Sheikh Sohel, who confirmed the matter at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Saturday.
Sylhet Royals were omitted from the six teams participating in the third edition of BPL for the last fourth season. Replacing of ownership, Rajshahi and Khulna returned to the tournament. In this edition, Sylhet will also back in the tournament with new ownership, Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith.
Bangladesh Premier League 2016 (4th session) was an amazing tournament with brilliant performances of domestic and overseas players. In this edition, the tournament was mostly dominated by the domestic players. Dhaka Dynamites became the champion of BPL 2016 edition beating Rajshahi Kings in the final. Dhaka Dynamites beat Rajshahi by 56 runs. Here is a good news for the cricket lovers that BPL governing council is going to arrange the next edition with more elaborations and facilities. They said that they couldn’t arrange more in this edition for lacking of time because of New Zealand tour of Bangladesh.
The schedule of BPL T20 2016 was changed due the bad weather of the country. It restarted from 8th November, 2016. According the previous schedule, the 1st 3 matches were washed out due to rain.The BPL Governing Council picked up the decision to restart BPL 2016 newly on last Tuesday. The passed matches of 4th, 5th and also 6th November will be held later. The all schedule matches will be played according the new fixture. As per the newly decision, the opening match of BPL T20 2016 played between Chittagong Vikings and Comilla Victorians. At evening it was played between Dhaka Dynamites and Barisal Bulls.
According the newly decision of BPL governing council, the Bangladesh Premier League 2016 was launched form 8 November, 2016. But in this session the opening ceremony wasn’t be arranged due to the past Bangladesh Vs England Series for insufficient of time.Though in all previous session BPL authority gave us big surprised in arranging the opening ceremony. The final match of Bangladesh Premier League 2016 will play on 9th December, 2016.
This year one extra venue has been added. The all matches of BPL 2016 is holding in Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Chittagong’s Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium. Again two teams joined in this BPL 4th session. In last 3rd season of BPL T20 there were played total 6 franchises namely Dhaka Dynamites, Comilla Victorians, Barisal Bulls, Rangpur Riders, Sylhet Super Stars as well as Chittagong Vikings. But, in 2016 the new joining two teams are Khulna and Rajshahi. But, Sylhet Super Stars left the 4th session. So, total 7 teams are going to fight in this session.
The fifth edition of the Bangladesh Premier League cricket 2017 will start with the match between Sylhet Sixers and Dhaka Dynamite from November 4, 2017. BCB has fixed the price for the ticket. The minimum ticket price is 200 taka and maximum 2000 taka. Like previous year, United Commercial Bank (UCB) is responsible for selling tickets this year.
The initial matches of the tournament will be held in Sylhet in the beginning of the tournament. So tickets for these matches can be found only in the Sylhet branch of the United Commercial Bank. The ticket sales counter will be set in front of the 1 no. gate of the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium and the Souharordy Indoor Stadium in Dhaka.
A ticket sales center will be set up near the entrance of the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Cricket Stadium and the MM Aziz Stadium in Chittagong. Apart from this, the tickets will be sold online at www.shohoz.com and www.gadgetbangla.com.
# Match ticket prices for Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium
1. Grand Stand – 2000 Taka
2. Club House (Shaheed Mushtaq and Jewel Stand) – 500 taka
3. VIP stand – 500 taka
4. Northern Stand (Shade) – 300 Taka
5. Southern stand (Shade) – 300 Taka
6. Eastern Stand – 200 Taka
# Match ticket prices for Sylhet International Cricket Stadium
1. Grand Stand – 2000 Taka
2. Club House – 500 Taka
3. Green Hill Area – 400 Taka
4. Western Stand – 300 Taka
5. Eastern Stand – 200 Taka
# Ticket prices for Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Cricket Stadium
1. Grand Stand – 2000 Taka
2. Club House – 500 Taka
3. Western Stand – 300 Taka
4. Eastern Stand – 200 Tak
The initial matches of Bangladesh Premier League 2017 will be held in Sylhet and later in Dhaka and some matches in Chittagong. But the final match will be arranged in Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Dhaka. Two matches will be played everyday. First match will begin from 2 pm. The second match will be started from 7 pm.
Bangladesh Premier League – BPL fixtures 2017
|November 4, 2017||Sylhet||Sylhet Sixers VS Dhaka Dynamites||2:00 PM|
|November 4, 2017||Sylhet||Rajshahi Kings VS Rangpur Riders||7:00 PM|
|November 5, 2017||Sylhet||Sylhet Sixers VS Comilla Victorians||2:00 PM|
|November 5, 2017||Sylhet||Khulna Titans VS Dhaka Dynamites||7:00 PM|
|November 7, 2017||Sylhet||Chittagong Vikings vs Comilla Victorians||2.00 PM|
|November 7, 2017||Sylhet||Sylhet Sixers vs Rajshahi Kings||7:00 PM|
|November 8, 2017||Sylhet||Rangpur Riders vs Chittagong Vikings||2:00 PM|
|November 8, 2017||Sylhet||Sylhet Sixers vs Khulna Titans||7:00 PM|
|November 11, 2017||Dhaka||Rangpur Riders VS Rajshahi Kings||1:00 PM|
|November 11, 2017||Dhaka||Dhaka Dynamites VS Sylhet Sixers||6:00 PM|
|November 12, 2017||Dhaka||Chittagong Vikings VS Khulna Titans||1:00 PM|
|November 12, 2017||Dhaka||Rajshahi Kings VS Comilla Victorians||6:00 PM|
|November 14, 2017||Dhaka||Dhaka Dynamites VS Khulna Titans||1:00 PM|
|November 14, 2017||Dhaka||Comilla Victorians vs Chittagong Vikings||6:00 PM|
|November 15, 2017||Dhaka||Khulna Titans VS Sylhet Sixers||1:00 PM|
|November 15, 2017||Dhaka||Dhaka Dynamites VS Chittagong Vikings||6:00 PM|
|November 17, 2017||Dhaka||Rajshahi Kings VS Sylhet Sixers||2:00 PM|
|November 17, 2017||Dhaka||Khulna Titans VS Chittagong Vikings||7:00 PM|
|November 18, 2017||Dhaka||Dhaka Dynamites VS Rajshahi Kings||1:00 PM|
|November 18, 2017||Dhaka||Rangpur Riders VS Comilla Victorians||6:00 PM|
|November 20, 2017||Dhaka||Dhaka Dynamites VS Comilla Victorians||1:00 PM|
|November 20, 2017||Dhaka||Sylhet Sixers VS Rangpur Riders||6:00 PM|
|November 21, 2017||Dhaka||Rajshahi Kings VS Khulna Titans||1:00 PM|
|November 21, 2017||Dhaka||Dhaka Dynamites VS Rangpur Riders||6:00 PM|
|November 24, 2017||Chittagong||Khulna Titans VS Rangpur Riders||2:00 PM|
|November 24, 2017||Chittagong||Chittagong Vikings VS Sylhet Sixers||7:00 PM|
|November 25, 2017||Chittagong||Comilla Victorians VS Rajshahi Kings||1:00 PM|
|November 25, 2017||Chittagong||Chittagong Vikings VS Rangpur Riders||6:00 PM|
|November 27, 2017||Chittagong||Chittagong Vikings VS Dhaka Dynamites||1:00 PM|
|November 27, 2017||Chittagong||Khulna Titans VS Rajshahi Kings||6:00 PM|
|November 28, 2017||Chittagong||Rangpur Riders VS Sylhet Sixers||1:00 PM|
|November 28, 2017||Chittagong||Khulna Titans VS Comilla Victorians||6:00 PM|
|November 29, 2017||Chittagong||Chittagong Vikings VS Rajshahi Kings||1:00 PM|
|November 29, 2017||Chittagong||Comilla Victorians VS Dhaka Dynamites||6:00 PM|
|December 2, 2017||Dhaka||Comilla Victorians VS Rangpur Riders||1:00 PM|
|December 2, 2017||Dhaka||Dhaka Dynamites vs Rajshahi Kings||6:00 PM|
|December 3, 2017||Dhaka||Sylhet Sixers VS Chittagong Vikings||1:00 PM|
|December 3, 2017||Dhaka||Rangpur Riders VS Khulna Titans||6:00 PM|
|December 5, 2017||Dhaka||Comilla Victorians VS Khulna Titans||1:00 PM|
|December 5, 2017||Dhaka||Rajshahi Kings VS Chittagong Vikings||6:00 PM|
|December 6, 2017||Dhaka||Dhaka Dynamites VS Rangpur Riders||1:00 PM|
|December 6, 2017||Dhaka||Comilla Victorians Sylhet Sixers||6:00 PM|
|December 8, 2017||Dhaka||Eliminator (3rd Position VS 4th Position)||2:00 PM|
|December 8, 2017||Dhaka||1st Qualifier (1st Position VS 2nd Position)||6:00 PM|
|December 10, 2017||Dhaka||2nd Qualifier (Loser of 1st Qualifier VS Winner of Eliminator)||6:00 PM|
|December 12, 2017||Dhaka||Final – Winner of 1st Qualifier Vs 2nd Qualifier||7:00 PM|
BPL T20 2017 teams and point table
BPL 2017 Highest Run Scorers
|Bats Man||Played Match||Runs||Highest Run||Team|
|E Lewis||7||239||66||Dhaka Dynamites|
|RS Bopara||6||219||54*||Rangpur Riders|
|WU Tharanga||6||207||69*||Sylhet Sixers|
|Imrul Kayes||6||201||47||Comilla Victorians|
BPL 2017 Highest Wicket Takers
|Abu Jayed||6||12||4/35||Khulna Titans|
|Shahid Afridi||4||11||4/12||Dhaka Dynamites|
|Abu Hider||7||11||3/11||Dhaka Dynamites|
|Shakib Al Hasan||7||10||5/16||Dhaka Dynamites|
|SP Narine||6||8||3/10||Dhaka Dynamites|
* Statics was updated on: 21-11-2017
BPL T20 2017 all players list by team
Comilla Victorians : Tamim Iqbal, Imrul Kyes, Al-Amin Hossain, Liton Kumer Das, Arafat Sunny, Md. Saifuddin, Alok Kapali, Mehedi Hasan, Enamul Haque Jr., Rakibul Hasan, Mehedi Hasan Rana, Marlon Samuels, Darren Bravo, Jos Buttler, Hassan Ali, Fahim Ashraf, Imran Khan, Shoaib Malik, Mohammed Nabi, Rashid Khan, Soloman Mire, Rumman Raees Khan.
Rangpur Riders : Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, Md. Mithun, Shahriar Nafees Ahmed, Rubel hossain, Nazmul Hoosain Apu, Shohag Gazi, Ziaur Rahman, Fazle Mahmud Rabbi, Abdur Razzak, Ebadot Hossain, MD. Elias, Nahidul Islam, Ravi Bopara, David Willey, Samuel Badree, Johnson Charles, Thisara Perera, Kausal Perera, Adam Lyth, Chris Gayle, Sami Ullah Shenwari, Zahir Khan.
Sylhet Sixers : Sabbir Rahman, Nasir Hossain, Babar Azam, Krishmar Santokie, Usman Khan, Barry McCarthy, Andre Fletcher, Davy Jacobs, Liam Plunkett, Ross Whiteley, Chaturanga de Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Nurul Hasan, Wanidu Hasaranga, Taijul Islam, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Abul Hasan, Shuvagata Hom, Nabil Samad, Ghulam Mudassar, Mohammad Sharif, Imtiaz Hossain, Sharifullah.
Dhaka Dynamites : Shakib Al Hasan, Kumar Sangakkara, Shane Watson, Shahid Afridi, Cameron Delport, Evin Lewis, Kevon Cooper, Rovman Powell, Ronsford Beaton, Sunil Narine, Graeme Cremer, Mohammad Amir, Mehedi Maruf,Shaheen Afradi, Mosaddek Hossain, Abu Hider Rony, Saqlain Sajib, Mohammad Shahid, Jahurul Islam, Nadif Chowdhury, Joe Denly, Akeal Hosein, Khaled Ahmed, Noor Hossain, Shadman Islam.
Khulna Titans : Mahmudullah, Rilee Rossouw, Benny Howell, Kyle Abbott, Jofra Chioke Archer, Dawid Malan, Carlos Brathwaite, Chadwick Walton, Shadab Khan, Sarfraz Ahmed, Junaid Khan, Shehan Jayasuriya, Seekkuge Prasanna, Mosharraf Hossain, Shafiul Islam, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Afif Hossain, Yasir Ali, Imran Ali, Muktar Ali, Abu Jayed, Dhiman Ghosh, Saif Hassan, Ariful Haque.
Chittagong Vikings : Soumya Sarkar, Anamul Haque, Misbah-ul-Haq, Yasir Arafat, Luke Ronchi, Jermaine Blackwood, Sikandar Raza, Luis Reece, Liam Dawson, Jeevan Mendis, Najibullah Zadran, Taskin Ahmed, Subashis Roy, Sunzamul Islam, Al-Amin, Alauddin Babu, Irfan Sukkur, Tanbir Hayder, Naeem Hasan.
Rajshahi Kings : Mushfiqur Rahim, Darren Sammy, Mustafizur Rahman, Mominul Haque, Farhad Reza, Mehdi Hasan Miraz, Zakir Hasan (WK), Nihad-Uz- Zaman, Rony Talukdar, Hossain Ali, MD. Nayeem Islam Jr., Kazi Onek, Luke Wright, Kesrick Williams, Lendl Simmons, Malcom Waller, Samit Patel, Mohammad Sami, James Franklin, Usama Mir, Raza Ali Dar.
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BPL T20 2016 icon cricketers
BCB selected the 6 icon players for BPL t20 2016. Most of these players became the captain likely in their individual teams. Bangladesh Premier League 2016 icon players are –
|Bangladesh Premier League 2016 icon players|
|Mashrafe Mortaza||Comilla Victorians|
|Shakib Al Hasan||Dhaka Dynamites|
|Sabbir Rahman||Rajshahi Kings|
|Mushfiqur Rahim||Barisal Bulls|
|Tamim Iqbal||Chittagong Vikings|
|Mahmudullah Riyad||Khulna Titans|
|Soumya Sarker||Rangpur Riders|
In Bangladesh Premier League T20 2017 there are no auction held like previous. In this session, the players was selected by lottery and it is called as ‘Players By Choice’. This lottery program was arranged last 15 September, 2017. The franchises picked up their players from the list arranged by BCB. They can select their players besides this ‘Players By Choice’ program with direct contacting. In this case, BCB will not grantee that singed money. For foreign cricketers BCB fixed maximum 70000$. They will give the security to pay this money to the foreign players. however, the all cricket fans are waiting to enjoy the great T20 tournament.
It seems that Bangladesh Premier League for 2017 session will be very excited and enjoyable than previous session. Because more than 200 foreign cricketers have expressed their interest in Bangladesh Premier League 2017. Besides ,There are also more than 182 Bangladeshi cricketers have showed their interest. Chris Gayle, Kumar Sangakkara, Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik, Tillekeratne Dilshan and more popular cricketer are playing in this Bangladesh Premier League. These players have already signed with the BPL franchises.