Bangladesh Premier League (BPL)

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The Bangladesh Premier League is the national cricket association of Bangladesh. The Bangladesh Premier League was started in 2011 by the Bangladesh Cricket Board. The board chose to present it as a franchise based association. Bangladesh Cricket Board and the BPL Governing Council are the mutual administrators of BPL. Likewise this season there are 7 teams who play in both a Round Robin and Knockout arrangement. The league match is broadcasted everywhere throughout the world. It is developing in fame year on year, giving an incredible base to neighborhood players to carry out their specialty.

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The BPL 2019 is the 6th version of the league. The first match of this season was on 5th January 2019 and last will be on 5th February. A sum of 46 matches will be played amid the whole timespan in the association.

Format

The double round-robin tournament structure followed by the league, where each team plays against each other in two matches. The four best placed teams according to the table qualify for the semifinals, from where the top two teams qualify for the final.

Read Also:- IPL History and IPL 2019 schedules.

BPL Squads

 Chittagong Vikings Comilla Victorians Dhaka Dynamites Khulna Titans Rajshahi Kings Rangpur Riders Sylhet Sixers
Mushfiqur Rahim  ( c )Imrul Kayes  ( c )Shakib Al Hasan ( c )Mahmudullah  ( c )Mehedi Hasan ( c )Mashrafe Mortaza ( c )David Warner  ( c )
Luke RonchiSteve SmithSunil NarineAriful HaqueMominul HaqueNazmul IslamNasir Hossain
Sunzamul IslamMohammad SaifuddinRovman PowellNazmul Hossain ShantoMustafizur RahmanMohammad MithunSabbir Rahman
Sikandar RazaShoaib MalikKieron PollardCarlos BrathwaiteZakir HasanChris GayleSohail Tanvir
Mohammad ShahzadLiam DawsonAndre RussellDawid MalanChristiaan JonkerAB de VilliersLiton Das
Robert FrylinckAsela GunaratneHazratullah ZazaiAli KhanQais AhmadAlex HalesSandeep Lamichhane
Mosaddek Hossain SaikatAbu HiderRubel HossainJahurul IslamSoumya SarkarShafiul IslamAfif Hossain
Abu JayedAnamul HaqueNurul HasanShoriful IslamFazle MahmudShohag GaziTaskin Ahmed
Khaled AhmedMahedi HasanRony TalukdarTaijul IslamArafat SunnyFarhad RezaAl-Amin Hossain
Nayeem HasanTamim IqbalShuvagata HomAl AminAlauddin BabuMehedi MarufTowhid Hridoy
Cameron DelportZiaur RahmanAndrew BirchZahir KhanIsuru UdanaRilee RossouwFabian Allen
Dasun ShanakaShahid AfridiIan BellSherfane RutherfordLaurie EvansNahidul IslamMohammad Irfan
Mohammad AshrafulThisara PereraQazi OnikSubashis RoyMarshall AyubNadif ChowdhuryNabil Samad
Robiul HaqueMosharraf HossainMizanur RahmanJunaid SiddiqueKamrul Islam RabbiAbul HasanEbadat Hossain
Yasir AliMohammad ShahidAsif HasanTanvir IslamRyan ten DoeschateFardeen Hasan OnyAlok Kapali
NihaduzzamanShamsur RahmanShahadat HossainMahidul Islam AnkonSeekkuge PrasannaBenny HowellJaker Ali
Najibullah ZadranSanjit SahaMohammad NaimLasith MalingaMohammad SamiOshane ThomasGulbadin Naib
Shadman IslamEvin LewisMohor SheikhYasir ShahShahriar NafeesRavi BoparaAndre Fletcher
Waqar SalmakheilAliss IslamBrendan TaylorMohammad HafeezSean WilliamsMehedi Hasan Rana
Aamer YaminPaul StirlingSheldon CottrellPat Brown
Wahab RiazDavid WieseNicolas Pooran
Junaid KhanImran Tahir
Mohammad Nawaz
Wayne Parnell
Jason Roy

However, Instead of the home and away placement of matches, they are distributed amongst a set of predetermined venues.

In this season four overseas players instead of five should be there in each team.

Key players of BPL

AB de Villiers – Rangpur Riders

Chris Gayle – Rangpur Riders

David Warner – Sylhet Sixers

Steve Smith – Comilla Victoria

Venues

This tournament is to be played in four phases:-

1st- 14 Matches at Dhaka

2nd- 8 Matches at Sylhet

3rd- 6 Matches at Dhaka

4th- 10 Matches at Chittagong

Semifinals and Final match will be played at DHAKA

  • Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
  • Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka
  • Sylhet International Cricket Stadium, Sylhet

For more details visit:- Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) official website