This article is about BPL Match Prediction 2023: Chattogram Challengers vs Rangpur Riders (Match 21).
Chattogram Challengers and Rangpur Riders have equal points (4 points each) on the points table in Bangladesh Premier League 2023. The league is gradually closing on the final four teams. Hence, this game is much important for both teams. Both teams have some excellent individual performances, but these only sometimes contribute to the team’s victory.
Let’s look at the squads in our BPL Match Prediction 2023: Chattogram Challengers vs Rangpur Riders (Match 21).
Date and Time: January 23, 2023, 1:30 PM IST
The weather will be fair on the match day. So, there are no chances of rain interference.
Dhaka’s pitch will be appealing to batters. As a result, batters, particularly hitters, can benefit significantly from the surface. The Pacers will most likely benefit from any surface assistance. On the other hand, Spin bowlers will see some swing in the middle.
Afif Hossain, Vishwa Fernando, Ashan Priyanjan, Curtis Campher, Mrittunjoy Chowdhury, Shuvagata Hom, Mehedi Hasan Rana, Irfan Shukkur, Mehedi Maruf, Ziaur Rahman, Maxwell Patrick, Unmukt Chand, Taijul Islam, Abu Jayed Rahi, Farhad Reza, Towfiq Khan
Nurul Hasan Sohan, Shoaib Malik, Pathum Nissanka, Sikandar Raza, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Nawaz, Jeffrey Vandersay, Sheikh Mahedi Hasan, Hasan Mahmud, Naim Sheikh, Rakibul Hasan Jr, Shamim Hossain, Ripon Mondol, Azmatullah Omarzai, Aaron Jones, Rony Talukder, Parvez Hossain Emon, Alauddin Babu
BPL 2023 Performance: Chattogram Challengers & Rangpur Riders
Both teams have played five games in BPL 2023. They have equal points. Both have won 2 out of their five games. Chattogram has won against Khulna and Dhaka. But they had lost against Comilla, Barishal, and Sylhet. On the other hand, Rangpur Rider has victories against Khulna and Comilla, but they lost to Barishal twice and Khulna once.
Let’s move toward key players in our BPL Match Prediction 2023: Chattogram Challengers vs Rangpur Riders (Match 21).
Key Players of Chattogram Challengers
A surprising name performed greatly this year for Chattogram Challengers. He is Usman Khan from Pakistan, who also scored a century. He is currently the highest run-scorer for Chattogram Challengers, with 163 runs in 5 matches with an average of 40.75 and a strike rate of 152.34. Behind him is the local boy Afif Hossain, who scored 156 runs in 5 games. Other than these, Maxwell Patrick O’Dowd also has excellent scoring ability and is going well in BPL 2023. With this, we will move on to bowling performance in our BPL Match Prediction 2023: Chattogram Challengers vs Rangpur Riders (Match 21).
In bowling, Abu Jayed Rahi has taken five wickets in 2 matches. They also have Curtis Campher and Vishwa Fernando. Although they are not still performing to their full potential, they are talented. In spin bowling, they have a convenient spinner, Taijul Islam, who has some good bowling stats to his name in T20 Cricket. Other than him, Afif Hossain is also an off-spinner. Sri Lankan player Ashan Prayanjan is also a good spin option when required.
Key Players of Rangpur Riders
Shoaib Malik is currently their highest run-getter in this season of BPL, with 150 runs in 5 matches. Other than him, Rony Talukdar is also going well with the bat. They also have Pathum Nissanka and Sikander Raza in the batting. Sikandar has taken off from BPL due to his international duties for Zimbabwe. These two are in the form only now, but they can score big in T20 Cricket.
Their bowling side is going well, as most bowlers are performing. This includes the likes of Hasan Mahmud, Robiul Haque, Sikander Raza, and Rakibul Hasan. Recently, they have been joined by Haris Rauf and Muhammad Nawaz. These two have performed exceptionally well for their country in T20 Cricket. The team is good but has yet to produce some outstanding results.
BPL Match Prediction 2023: Chattogram Challengers vs Rangpur Riders (Match 21)
According to our BPL Match Prediction 2023: Chattogram Challengers vs Rangpur Riders (Match 21), there is slightly more chance of Rangpur Riders winning this match.
Rangpur Riders = 55%
Chattogram Challengers = 45%
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