Chittagong Vikings and Dhaka Dynamites are ready to face off in the Eliminator in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) in Dhaka on Monday. The stakes cannot get higher as the winner of the contest will stay alive in the competition, whereas the losing side will have to go back home. Vikings will come in the match as favourites as they not only finished ahead of Dynamites on the league table, but also managed to secure victories in the both meetings between the teams earlier in the competition.
In their previous match, Vikings finished on the losing side against Sylhet Sixers by 29 runs on Saturday. In the batting department, the team will be relying on the likes of captain Mushfiqur Rahim, Cameron Delport and Sikandar Raza to score bulk of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Abu Jayed and Khaled Ahmed to provide timely breakthroughs.
On the other hand, Dynamites will also come in the match high on confidence after they finished their round-robin stage with a six-wicket win over Khulna Titans. In the batting department, the team will be relying on the likes of captain Shakib-Al-Hasan, Andre Russell and Kieron Pollard to score bulk of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Sunil Narine and Rubel Hossain to provide timely breakthroughs.
Andre Russell – 10 Cr
First in the list of key players features Dhaka Dynamites' Andre Russell. The West