Unchanged Sylhet bowl, Nabi captains Comilla

Sylhet Sixers chose to bowl v Comilla Victorians

Sylhet Sixers captain Mohammad Nabi decided to bowl first after winning the toss in Sunday’s first match in Sylhet.

Comilla have handed their captaincy over to Afghanistan allrounder Mohammad Nabi in the absence of the injured Tamim Iqbal. They have picked Dwayne Bravo, Marlon Samuels, Rashid Khan and Jos Buttler as their overseas players for this game.

The home side haven’t changed the XI that trounced defending champions Dhaka Dynamites by nine wickets in the tournament opener. Abul Hasan and Liam Plunkett had starred with the ball before Upul Tharanga and Andre Fletcher added 125 for the opening wicket in that game.

Sylhet Sixers: 1 Upul Tharanga, 2 Andre Fletcher, 3 Ross Whiteley, 4 Sabbir Rahman, 5 Nasir Hossain (capt), 6 Shuvagata Hom, 7 Nurul Hasan (wk), 8 Taijul Islam, 9 Abul Hasan, 10 Liam Plunkett, 11 Krishmar Santokie

Comilla Victorians: 1 Imrul Kayes, 2 Liton Das (wk), 3 Marlon Samuels, 4 Jos Buttler, 5 Alok Kapali, 6 Dwayne Bravo, 7 Mohammad Nabi (capt), 8 Mohammad Saifuddin, 9 Rashid Khan, 10 Arafat Sunny, 11 Al-Amin Hossain

Source: ESPN Crickinfo

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