Students of Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT) became the winners of Indo Bangla T20 Cricket Tournament 2019 beating Daffodil International University team by 42 runs. BUBT student Hasif Rahman Ridoy secured the Man of the Match award in the final which took place on May 6, 2019 at DIU permanent campus. Highest runs were swept by BUBT student Mustafizur Rahman Dipu and Farhan Shovon. They scored 49 and 42 runs individually.
DIU team won the toss and chose to field, packing BUBT team to 170 runs in 18.5 overs. When batting, they collected only 128 runs in 18.3 overs. Sanjoy Biswas, Chairman, Sports and Entertainment BD Ltd. handed over the trophy and certificates among the players.
Prof. Dr. Shafique Ahmed Siddique, Chairman, BUBT Trust; Prof. Md. Abu Saleh, VC, BUBT; and Prof. Mian Lutfar Rahman, Advisor, Students’ Affairs, BUBT expressed greetings to the winners. Shahjahan Mia, Assistant Professor, EEE and Executive Advisor, BUBT Sports Club coordinated the BUBT team activities. AHM Azmal Hossain, Joint Registrar, BUBT; Abdullah Al Azad, Assistant Professor of English and Assistant Proctor, BUBT; Kazal Kumar Das, Lecturer in English, the Club president, vice president and executive members also aided the team.