Published: February 19, 2012
Khulna Royal Bengals registered their fourth win defeating Dhaka Gladiators by seven wickets in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur on Sunday.
Khulna is now standing in second position in the point table with eight points from six matches while Dhaka is struggling with six points from the same number of matches.
Dhaka Gladiators scored 140 losing eight wickets in 20 overs. Skipper Mohammad Ashraful scored height 53 from 42 balls while Azhar Mahmood scored 33 from 24 balls for Dhaka.
Sri Lankan all rounder Senath Jayasuriya took two wickets for Khulna.
In response, Khulna Royal Bengals achieved their target of 141 runs in 16.4 overs keeping seven wickets in hand.
West Indies opener Shivnarine Chanderpaul played an unbeaten 87 from only 49 balls while Shakib Al Hasan scored 39 from 34 balls helping Khulna reach the target easily.