Comilla Victorians are ready to face Dhaka Dynamites in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) in Dhaka on Tuesday. The game is an important one for the Victorians as a win would take them equal on points with top of the table side, whereas a defeat will push them further down the table. In the previous five meetings between both teams, Dynamites have a better record as they won three matches, whereas Victorians emerged victorious on two occasions.
In their previous outing, Imrul Kayes-led unit registered a 38-run defeat against Rajshahi Kings at the same venue where the match will be played on Tuesday. In the batting department, Victorians will be depending on the likes on the likes of Tamim Iqbal, captain Kayes and Anamul Haque, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of veteran leg-spinner Shahid Afridi and Mohammad Saifuddin for timely breakthroughs.
On the other hand, Dynamites will be entering the contest knowing they have to put a much better show than they did in their previous match against Chittagong Vikings, where the team suffered a three-wicket defeat. In the bowling department, Dynamites will be depending on the likes of captain Shakib Al Hasan and young Rony Talukdar to score bulk of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Shakib, Rubel Hossain and Sunil Narine to provide timely breakthroughs.
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