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November 29, 2016
Road to the throne: Kings sweep the derby with an awe inspiring win

The Kings were expected to win the second leg of the North Bengal derby. They just had won the first leg two days prior, Riders were a bit off color whereas Kings were soaring high. So it was legitimate that the fans of the Kings were expecting a win at the second leg to. But…

November 27, 2016
Before the clash: Kings ready to sweep the second leg of the derby

Kings are on the rise. They have won back to back matches, both against table toppers. Which itself should be a confidence booster in itself. Moreover as a sign of fortitude and resilience, Kings skipper Darren Sammy is at his explosive best with the bat. Titans and Riders bowlers, who were unlucky enough to be…

November 26, 2016
Road to the throne: Kings take revenge against Titans

It was the same show. Not the show with the first game against Khulna, no. This is the new Kings, they are invigorated, rejuvenated and confident. They took the game away again at the last few overs of the batting as they did with Dynamites. Confident from the last win, captain Sammy chose to bat…

November 25, 2016
Before the clash: Kings face the Titans again with resolve

Rajshahi Kings faced Khulna Titans in their first match of this season. Titans narrowly escaped a defeat from the Kings. Misfortune and nervousness played a part in that defeat. But those days are long gone. Titans have won their last match and are now at the top of the table. Which will give Titans more…

November 25, 2016
Road to the throne: Kings claim the North Bengal Derby in style!

This was a great test for Rajshahi Kings. in many ways. They were facing their north bengal rivals, who are the table toppers right now. Rangpur were in a great form winning matches in massive margins and losing only one. But big names and big stats do not cower the Kings, that they proved so…

November 24, 2016
Before the clash: North Bengal derby beckons the King to rise up

Phase 3 of the BPL 2016 play offs kicks off with the North Bengal derby. Kings will face current table toppers at Sher-e-Bangla national Cricket Stadium. Kings don’t look daunted facing this clash as they have beaten table toppers before and in style! Kings batting looks in great shape, at least at the top. Mominul,…

November 21, 2016
Road to the Throne: Dynamites are thwarted again by the Kings

It’s the same opponent and the same result and the same last over drama even! This was a great show of the Rajshahi Kings batting acumen as the Kings lost Junaid and ┬áicon Sabbir Rahman early in the chase. It was a great chase. 183 was a larger total to chase against bowlers of the…

November 20, 2016
Before the clash: Kings have to reenact their last against Dhaka

Kings are in a bit of disarray right now. Coming to face Dhaka, the title contenders will be another debacle if the Kings don’t rectify some of their game plans. The opening pair of Mominul and Junaid seems in shape, especially Mominul who is regularly getting runs and surviving through the fall of middle order…

November 18, 2016
Before the clash: Kings look to prolong Victorians woes

Kings are the crowd pleasers of this tournament. It’s true that they have only won one match in their 4 fixtures but every opponent had to face tough fight from the Kings as they break hearts and face defeat off 3, 6 and 19 runs. It’s a point of relief that up to the end…

November 18, 2016
Before the clash: Kings ready to invade Vikings territory

Today’s match is between two teams that are poised evenly in BPL 2016 as far as the points table is concerned, both being stranded with only 1 win. Chittagong Vikings lost 3 of their matches while Rajshahi Kings lost 2 close encounters. The Vikings will definitely look forward to turning around at their home soil….

November 13, 2016
Before the clash: Kings seek to tame the Bulls

Rajshahi Kings will face the Barisal Bulls in their third match of the BPL 2016 season. Currently both teams hold same points as they won 1 and lost 1. But due to the huge victory over the Dhaka Dynamites, the Kings have a two step lead over the Bulls on net run rate difference. The…

November 12, 2016
Road to the throne: Kings wallop the Dynamites

There could have been disappointment or even depression at the King’s camp after the disheartening defeat of 3 runs against Khulna Titans. The first win was at touching distance, we bowled exceptionally well. Our King Abul Hasan got the best bowling figure for a Bangladeshi in BPL history, our young sensation Miraz didn’t disappoint and…