Khulna Titans and Rajshahi Kings are ready to clash in the match 15 of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) season six in Sylhet on Tuesday. The game is an important one for the home side as they need nothing less than a win if they are to stay alive in the competition after suffering four consecutive defeats. In the past five meetings between both teams, Titans have a better record as they won thrice, whereas Kings emerged victorious on two occasions.
In their previous game, Titans suffered a supper over defeat against Chittagong Vikings on Saturday in Dhaka. In the batting department, the team will be relying on the likes of captain Mahmudullah, Paul Stirling and Dawid Malan to score bulk of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Junaid Khan, Carlos Brathwaite and David Wiese to provide timely breakthroughs.
On the other hand, Kings will enter the contest high on confidence after securing their second win in the competition in their previous match against Rangpur Riders by five runs in Dhaka on Sunday. In the batting department, the team will be relying on veteran all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez and Zakir Hasan to score bulk of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Isuru Udana and Mustafizur Rahman to provide timely breakthroughs.
Junaid Khan – 8.5 Cr
First in the list of key players features Khulna Titans' Junaid Khan. The left-arm pacer arrived