Sumon Khan shines in HP practice game

Right-arm pacer Sumon Khan bagged four wickets in the two-day practice game of BCB’s High-Performance Unit, which ended in a draw on Tuesday at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.

On day one, HP A team batted for 80 overs and posted a mammoth 406 runs for 7 wickets riding on the ton of Akbar Ali. In reply, HP B team lost all of their wickets scoring 266 runs in 80 overs.

While Afif Hossain led HP A team, Mohammad Naim was the captain of B team. Naim hit 86 for his team while pace-bowling all-rounder Mrittunjoy Chowdhury smashed 58.

For HP A team, Sumon bagged four wickets conceding 54 runs while left-arm spinner Hasan Murad scalped four wickets conceding 35 runs. Sumon also did well in the recently concluded 50-over competition.

Brief score:

HP Team A 406/7 in 80 overs, Akbar 136, Shahadat 94, Shamim 67, Tanzid 35, Mahmudul 30; Rezaur 2/63, Shahin 2/71, Shariful 2/102.

HP Team B 266/10 in 80 overs, Naim 86, Mrittunjoy 58, Hridoy 42; Murad 4/35, Sumon 4/54

Result: draw

Source: United News of Bangladesh