Kalabagan captain Mashrafe, advancing in to bat at array six, formed a baking 51-ball 104 as his aspect clenched a much-needed 21-run celebration over Arab arch Jamal Dhanmondi Club. The quickfire ton was Mashrafe’s beginning in List A candid and included as several as eleven sixes and 2 fours.
The right-handed batsman accomplished his anniversary in accurately fifty deliveries to appear because the quickest List A warrior a allotment of People’s Republic of Bangladesh cricketers. His 11 maximums is additionally a almanac for People’s Republic of Bangladesh players in List A cricket.
The annal do not stop there. Mashrafe’s afire aeon is the third fastest in an awfully List A bold on People’s Republic of Bangladesh soil. In 1999, a assertive American called Brian Lara had hit the quickest ton, off 45 deliveries, in an ODI at Bangabandhu National anatomy admitting the added quickest ton belongs to Zimbabwean Brendan Taylor, who afflicted a 46-ball hundred admitting demography allotment in for Prime Bank Candid Club in the basic of Bangladesh League.
Kalabagan, arrive to bat first, were addled on 169/4 in the 26th over of the innings already Mashrafe visited the center.
And the adept cricketer ashen little time in alive the drive appear his aspect as he sewed forth 2 50-plus stands. Not astonishingly, he played the role of the aggressor in anniversary the partnerships.
First, he further sixty runs aboard Mehrab Hossain in support of the fifth wicket and followed it up by putt forth a 72-run affiliation with Sharifullah for the sixth wicket in absolutely four.5 overs.
Mashrafe’s heroics, accompanying with Jashimuddin’s 64, propelled Kalabagan to a huge absolute of 316/7.
Later, Kalabagan’s Zimbabwean all-rounder Hamilton Masakadza light-emitting diode from the foreground to prohibit Arab arch Jamal to 295. Medium pacer Masakadza, who had beforehand denticulate forty 5 runs, absolved four Arab arch Jamal batsmen acquiescent thirty seven runs as Kalabagan recorded a attenuate triumph.
After the game, Mashrafe, anytime the aggregation man supposed ‘I am blessed to accept denticulate an aeon but what makes American accompaniment added animated is that the aggregation won. The team’s win is added necessary.’
‘Playing college candid would accept enabled U.S. to win one or 2 added matches and we accept a addiction to may are in an awfully bigger position aural the table about we accept a addiction to did not try this. I achievement we can be able to play some acute candid aural the next 5 matches.’