Dhaka Dynamites chose to bowl v Rangpur Riders
Dhaka Dynamites captain Shakib Al Hasan decided to bowl against Rangpur Riders in the BPL final in Mirpur. Shakib did what an overwhelming majority of captains – 19 out of 22 – have done in night games this season.
Rangpur were unchanged while Dhaka made one change: dropping Mohammad Saddam in favour of Khaled Ahmed, who played three matches this season previously.
Dhaka Dynamites: 1 Mehedi Maruf, 2 Evin Lewis, 3 Joe Denly, 4 Kieron Pollard, 5 Shakib Al Hasan (capt), 6 Shahid Afridi, 7 Mosaddek Hossain, 8 Sunil Narine, 9 Jahurul Islam (wk), 10 Abu Hider, 11 Khaled Ahmed
Rangpur Riders: 1 Johnson Charles, 2 Chris Gayle, 3 Brendon McCullum, 4 Ravi Bopara, 5 Mashrafe Mortaza, 6 Mohammad Mithun, 7 Nahidul Islam, 8 Sohag Gazi, 9 Rubel Hossain, 10 Nazmul Islam, 11 Isuru Udana