BCL Final: Rishad fights for South Zone as Central need 192 runs on final day

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Publish Date: 20:52 Wednesday, January 5, 2022

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Walton Central Zone need 192 runs with seven wickets in hand on the fifth and final day of the Bangladesh Cricket League (BCL) final match against BCB South Zone at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur Thursday.

South Zone had resumed the second innings on Wednesday with overnight total 43 for 1 and all out for 268 runs, they scored 387 in the first innings.

Number nine batter Rishad Hossain smashed a majestic 99 runs off 136 balls before he was fell victim of nervous nineties from Taibur Rahman’s delivery.

Pacer Abu Haider Rony has damaged South Zone with his five wickets for 78 runs.

Chasing target of 218 runs, Central Zone with huge first innings total of 438 runs, thanks to Mohammad Mithun for his maiden double ton (206), scored 26 for 3 in nine overs at the end of the day.