Rangpur division won their second title in the National Cricket League (NCL) by defeating Sylhet by 5 wickets in the last round match. Rangpur set the stage for victory on the second day of the match in Bogra.
Chasing a small target of 88 runs in the second innings on Wednesday, they lost 5 wickets but had no trouble winning. Rangpur finished the season with 36 points in six matches.
Earlier, Rangpur won NCL in the 2014-15 seasons. In that sense, the title went to the team again after eight years. Nasir Hossain, one of the sensational all-rounders of the Rangpur team, can make the excitement a little more. He stood in front of the camera with the title in hand. He took the picture and posted it on his verified Facebook post on Wednesday after winning.
In the caption, he wrote – ‘Alhamdulillah, another champion trophy for Rangpur division.’ In the last 23 hours after his post, more than 55,000 reactions have been received. 1600 comments have also been submitted. But Nasir’s wife Tamima Sultana’s comment shines. Tamima did not forget to congratulate her husband on winning this title.
He wrote in the comment – ‘Alhamdulillah, congratulations.’ Nasir did not hesitate to reply to his wife’s comments. Their message was soaked in love. He wrote, ‘Thank you, dear.’ Nasir-Tamima’s comments and back-and-forths have accumulated quite a lot. Their fans are also giving love reactions to those comments. Many are writing comments there.
Wednesday’s match at Bogra’s Shahid Chandu Stadium was an undeclared final. Rangpur would have had to draw for the title. On the other hand, Sylhet had to win the National League title for the first time. Akbar Ali’s team did not allow that to happen.
Khulna won by 9 wickets against Rajshahi on Wednesday. In the follow-on, Rajshahi’s second innings stopped at 236 runs. Ashiqur Zaman took 5 wickets. In response, Khulna reached the target of 25 runs in four overs.