Revised itinerary released for BPL
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced the new itinerary for the fourth edition of Bangladesh Premier League today. The tournament will now commence from November 8, 2016.
The BPL Governing Council rescheduled the tournament following discussions with the franchises and sponsors after rain and inclement weather prevented matches from taking place on the first two days as per the original fixture.
The match between Comilla Victorians and Rajshahi Kings abandoned on November 4 will be held on November 30. Rangpur Riders will take on Khulna Titans on November 10 while the matches scheduled for November 5 - Chittagong Vikings v Barisal Bulls and Comilla v Dhaka Dynamites - will now be held on November 14, according to the revised itinerary released by BCB .
The Barisal v Khulna and Rangpur v Rajshahi matches, originally scheduled for November 6, will now be played on November 20 (in Chittagong) and November 28 (in Dhaka), respectively.
The tournament will now begin on November 8 with Comilla taking on Chittagong before a match between Barisal and Dhaka on the same day.