Rajshahi Kings beat Rangpur Ryder by 8 wickets in the first match of the BPL match. Rajshahi lifted the win after opener Simmons made 53 and Mominul Haque’s unbeaten 63.
Earlier, Rangpur Riders of Mashrafe Bin Mortaza threw the target of 135 runs to Rajshahi Kings. Earlier, winning the toss in Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, scored 134 runs for 5 wickets in 20 overs.
It was Rajshahi’s first win after two defeats in the opening leg at Sylhet. The win exacted a sweet revenge against Rangpur.