Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal
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Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal: Rangpur Riders will take on Fortune Barisal in the 45th match of the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League. The second eliminator will be deciding the second finalist of the season on 28th February. Comilla Victorians have already qualified for the finals and will be waiting for their opponent side to join them for the last game of the tournament. 

Fortune Barisal finished the group stage with 14 points in third place. They have won the first eliminator against Chattogram Challengers chasing the target of 136 in just 14.5 overs. 

Rangpur Riders lost their first playoff match against Comilla Victorians who are in a great flow this season. Putting a huge score of 185 on board, the Riders fell short of defending to score. They will be facing Fortune Barisal in the second eliminator to find a place in the finals. 

Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal: Match Information

Tournament: Bangladesh Premier League, 2024

Match: Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal

Date: February 28, 2024

Day and Time: Wednesday, 6:00 PM IST

Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka

Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal: Playing 11 ( Expected)

Rangpur Riders:

Shakib Al Hasan, James Neesham, Rony Talukdar, Mahedi Hasan, Imran Tahir, Dwaine Pretorius, Shamim Hossain, Nurul Hasan (c & wk), Hasan Mahmud, Reeza Hendricks, Ripon Mondol

Fortune Barisal:

Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Khaled Ahmed, Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mahmudullah, Tamim Iqbal (c), Ahmed Shehzad, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Keshav Maharaj, Obed McCoy

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Fortune Barisal
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Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal: Squads

Rangpur Riders:

Rony Talukdar, Salman Irshad, Hasan Murad, Yasir Saeed Mohammad, Brandon King, Mohammad Nabi, RR Hendricks, James Neesham, Ashiqur Zaman, Mahedi Hasan, DW Pretorius, Babar Azam, Mominul Haque, Shamim Hossain, HE van der Dussen, MJG Rippon, Matheesha Pathirana, Nurul Hasan (C), Ripon Mondol, Ihsanullah, Azmatullah Omarzai, Hasan Mahmud, Imran Tahir, Nicholas Pooran, Fazle Mahmud, TJ Moores, W Hasaranga, Shakib Al Hasan, Abu Hider, Ashikuzzaman

Fortune Barisal:

Mehedi Hasan Rana, KA Maharaj, N Thushara, Mohammad Amir, Rakibul Hasan, Pritom Kumar, Abbas Afridi, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Y Cariah, DA Miller, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Tamim Iqbal (C), PR Stirling, Khaled Ahmed, Dunith Wellalage, OC McCoy, Soumya Sarkar, Ibrahim Zadran, Akif Javed, Taijul Islam, S Malik, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, T Banton, M Imran, Kyle Mayers, Naveen-ul-Haq, Ahmed Shehzad, FK Zaman, D Chandimal, Prantik Nawrose Nabil

Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal: Head-to-Head Records

Rangpur Riders and Fortune Barisal have met five times and Barisal has been ahead in the fight. Riders have won two matches of which one came in their very last encounter. 

Total Matches Played: 5

Rangpur Riders Won: 2

Fortune Barisa;: 3

Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal: Pitch Report

The Sher e Bangla Stadium offers a newly prepared pitch that aids slow bowlers during the early overs. Batsmen are anticipated to benefit from the pitch conditions, while fast bowlers may find it difficult to get early breakthroughs. Typically a score around 160 is considered average in the first innings on this ground, with the pitch showing favorable behavior for batting in the second innings of the match. 

Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal: Live Streaming Details

All the Bangladesh Premier League matches will be broadcast live on the Fancode app and Website. No channels in India will be broadcasting these matches live.

Rangpur Riders vs Fortune Barisal: Weather Report

A Temperature of nearly 29°C is expected with zero chances of precipitation. The air will contain 42% humidity with a wind speed of around 11 km/h. The play won’t get affected as there are no chances of rain. 

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