Upul Tharanga scored a half century and Right-arm fast-medium bowler Williams took 2 as Sylhet sixers beat Rajshahi kings by 33 runs runs in the sixth match of the Bangladesh Premier League, 2017 in Sylhet International Cricket Stadium.
Losing toss against the Kings, Nasir Hossain’s Sixers in their innings, scored 205 runs losing six wickets in all 20 overs.
Chasing the total, Rajshahi Kings have scored only 172 runs losing eight wickets in all overs.
Sylhet Sixers (Playing XI): Upul Tharanga, Andre Fletcher, Sabbir Rahman, Nasir Hossain(c), Ross Whiteley, Danushka Gunathilaka, Liam Plunkett, Nurul Hasan(w), Taijul Islam, Abul Hasan, Kamrul Islam Rabbi
Rajshahi Kings (Playing XI): Luke Wright, Mominul Haque, Rony Talukdar, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Samit Patel, James Franklin, Darren Sammy(c), Farhad Reza, Mehidy Hasan, Hossain Ali, Kesrick Williams.
Match Result: Sylhet Sixers won by 33 runs.
Sylhet Sixers: 205/6 in 20 overs (Tharanga 50, Fletcher 48, Gunathilaka 42; Kesrick 2/39, Franklin 1/38, Farhad Reza 1/41)
Rajshahi Kings: 172/8 in 20 overs (Wright 56, Franklin 35, Mominul 24; Abul Hasan 3/22, Plunkett 3/29, Rabbi 1/54)
Man of the Match: Danushka Gunathilaka (Sylhet Sixers)