The sixth edition of Bangladesh Premier League is all to be played from 5th Jan till 8th Feb 2019. A total of seven teams will participate in this year’s competition which will be played across three different venues. Bangladesh Premier League will certainly keen to grab more attention and eyeballs across the world due to appearance of many big stars like David Warner, Steven Smith and AB De Villiers.
Chris Gayle was standout batsmen in the previous edition of Bangladesh Premier League and smashed a scorching ton to see Rangpur Riders lift their maiden crown.
Three-time Champions Dhaka Dynamites will be among the favorites to lift the title this season. Sylhet Sixers and Comilla Victorians are dark horses and might surprise many with their performances this year.
Surely, Bangladesh Premier League 2018-19 is going to be bigger cricketing extravaganza this year with the inclusion of high-profile players like David Warner, AB De Villiers and Andre Russell.
Let’s take a look at some of the important statistics related to Bangladesh Premier League 2018-19
2015 was the last time Comilla Victorians lifted the Bangladesh Premier League title. Last season, Victorians lost to Rangpur Riders in the Qualifier 2 game of the competition.
0 centuries for all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan in the Bangladesh Premier League. He currently has scored 1184 runs in 63 matches at an average of 25.19 with three half-centuries to his name.
13 wickets needed by Dhaka Dynamites captain Shakib Al Hasan to complete 100 wickets in the Bangladesh Premier League. Shakib currently has taken 87 wickets at an average of 17.39
35 runs required by Rajshahi Kings premier batsman Mominul Haque to complete 1000 runs in Bangladesh Premier League. Mominul currently has scored 965 runs in 62 matches at an average of 19.3o with five half-centuries to his name.
2 wickets needed by left-arm spinner Arafat Sunny to complete 50 wickets in Bangladesh Premier League. He currently has taken 48 wickets in 51 games at an average of 20.35.
57 runs needed by Khulna Titans Captain Mahmudullah to complete 1500 runs in the competition. Mahmudullah is the all-time leading run-scorer in Bangladesh Premier League and has scored 1443 runs in 66 matches at an average of 26.72 with seven half-centuries to his name.