The sixth edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL T20) 2017 start date is confirmed, it will begin from the 2nd November and will run until 7th December 2017. BPL 2017 schedule and full match fixtures will be updated here as soon as it released by the BCB. BPL T20 is Bangladesh domestic cricket tournament which is similar to IPL. The opening ceremony of BPL 2017 is scheduled to take place on October 31. The full BPL 2017 match fixtures with time, dates and venues will be announced by BPL Governing Council in September 2017, so stay with us for BPL teams, squads, match fixtures and latest news.
The Bangladesh Premier League season will feature total eight teams who will battle it out for the BPL season 5 trophy and tournament will run over the period of 60 days. Last season, Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) was started on November 8 which was originally scheduled to start on 4th November. This season, BPL will also witness the return of the Sylhet team who had not participated in the last season. Let’s have a look at the new AKS BPL 2017 schedule with dates, time and venues. Watch BPL Live Streaming Online.
Bangladesh Premier League BPL 2017 Schedule
The official announcement of the BPL 2017 schedule is expected to release in September 2017 till then it is difficult to predict anything. The previous season of Bangladesh Premier League was held successfully and we are hoping for upcoming edition will be bigger and entertaining.
BPL season 5 Star Date: 2nd November 2017
BPL season 5 End Date: 7th December 2017
The BPL T20 helps Bangladeshi domestic cricketers and gave them an opportunity to learn from the internationals stars. BPL 2017 season will feature total seven teams which include six teams from the previous season plus one new franchise from Khulna and Rajshahi. Apart from Khulna and Rajarshi, the other teams are Comilla Victorians, Barisal Bulls, Rangpur Riders, Dhaka Dynamites and Chittagong Vikings.
All the franchises were allowed to retain two local players from the previous season, the two new franchises – Khulna Titans and Rajshahi Kings were given the chance to pick two each up front. While Khulna went for left-arm spinner Mosharraf Hossain and pacer Shafiul Islam, Rajshahi picked Nurul Hasan and allrounder Mehedi Hasan Miraz.
BPL T20 2017 Fixtures
BPL 2017 schedule is generally released a month before the tournament. Once the official will announce the schedule, we will update here on this page. BPL schedule is expected to release in the month of October. Here we will place the complete BPL 2017 schedule and match fixtures with time, date and venue.
As per 2017 Bangladesh Premier League fixtures, the tournament will run 35 days long and it will attract some of the best cricketers on the planet. BPL T20 2016 final match will be played on 10th December 2016.
The first match of the BPL T20 2016 was played between Rajshahi Kings and Comilla Victorians at the Dhaka on 4th November 2016. The top four teams from the group stage will qualify for the knockout stage which includes semi-finals, an eliminator and final match.
Also Read: Bangladesh Premier League 2016-17 Squad
BPL 2017 Teams Squad
This season there will be a total seven teams who will Bangladeshi entertain cricket fans. This year, Sylhet Super Stars franchise was excluded from the tournament. Below is the complete BPL 2017 teams squad.
- Comilla Victorians
- Barisal Bulls
- Rangpur Riders
- Dhaka Dynamites
- Chittagong Vikings
- Khulna Titans
- Rajshahi Kings
In the last season of Bangladesh Premier League, players were divided into four grades. The players belong to A grade got 70,000 USD while B grade players got $50,000. The players who are in C and D grade got 40000 and 30000 respectively. The fees of international players depend upon the team owners.
Bangladesh Premier League 2017 Venues
The BPL season 5 to be held at four venues of Bangladesh including Dhaka and Chittagong.
|Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium||Fatullah Khan Saheb Osman Ali Stadium||Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium|
|Capacity: 22,000||Capacity: 30,760||Capacity: 22,000|
|Chittagong||Khulna (Cancelled)||Sylhet (Cancelled)|
|MA Aziz Stadium||Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium||Sylhet Divisional Stadium|
|Capacity: 30,000||Capacity: 15,000||Capacity: 22,000|