Published: October 21, 2009
Dhaka Abahani Limited became the champion of the BIG BOSS Metropolis Premier Division T20 Cricket League, beating Gazi Tank by five-wicket in the exciting final at the Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Wednesday.
Earlier, Gazi Tank made 144 runs from stipulated 20 overs, losing four wickets.
Chasing a moderate total, Abahani reached the target after losing just five wickets with five balls remaining in hand.
Mohammad Rafique of Abahani hammered an unbeaten half-century from 23 balls.
Gazi Tank eliminated Khelaghar SKS from the tournament in their semifinal match handsomely by eight wickets on Tuesday to book a place in Wednesday’s final while Dhaka Abahani won a really close match against their archrival Dhaka Mohammedan SC by four wickets on the very day to manage the remaining spot.