Dhaka Dynamites will face Rajshahi Kings in the BPL 2016 final at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. The fourth edition of the Bangladesh Premier League, AKS BPL T20 2016-17 is scheduled to restart from 8th November 2016 and will end on 9th December 2016. The BPL T20 season 4 was forced to restart after first four matches were washed out due to rain. BPL T20 is Bangladesh domestic cricket tournament which is similar to IPL. The new BPL 2016 schedule and match fixtures with time, dates and venues were recently announced by BPL Governing Council.
Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) will restarts from Tuesday, November 8 which was originally scheduled to start on 4th November. The matches were washed out because of rain showers caused by the Bay of Bengal. This forced the BPL Governing Council to reschedule the tournament. All the abandoned matches will be replayed. So, let’s see the new AKS BPL 2016 schedule with dates, time and venues. Watch BPL T20 2016 Live Streaming Online.
Bangladesh Premier League BPL 2016 Schedule
|1||8 November||2PM||Comilla Victorians v Chittagong Vikings||Dhaka|
|2||8 November||7PM||Barisal Bulls Vs Dhaka Dynamites||Dhaka|
|3||9 November||2PM||Khulna Titans v Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|4||9 November||7:15PM||Rangpur Riders v Chittagong Vikings||Dhaka|
|5||10 November||7 PM||Khulna Titans Vs Rangpur Riders||Dhaka|
|6||11 November||2:30PM||Comilla Victorians v Barisal Bulls||Dhaka|
|7||11 November||7:15PM||Dhaka Dynamites v Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|8||12 November||2PM||Chittagong Vikings v Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|9||12 November||7 PM||Rangpur Riders v Dhaka Dynamites||Dhaka|
|10||13 November||2PM||Barisal Bulls v Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|11||13 November||7PM||Comilla Victorians v Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|12||14 November||2PM||Barisal Bulls Vs Chittagong Vikings||Dhaka|
|13||14 November||7PM||Dhaka Dynamites Vs Comilla Victorians||Dhaka|
|14||17 November||2PM||Dhaka Dynamites v Chittagong Vikings||Chittagong|
|15||17 November||7PM||Rangpur Riders Vs Barisal Bulls||Chittagong|
|16||18 November||2:30PM||Chittagong Vikings vs Rajshahi Kings||Chittagong|
|17||18 November||7:15PM||Comilla Victorians vs Rangpur Riders||Chittagong|
|18||19 November||2PM||Dhaka Dynamites v Khulna Titans||Chittagong|
|19||19 November||7PM||Comilla Victorians v Rajshahi Kings||Chittagong|
|20||20 November||7PM||Khulna Titans Vs Barisal Bulls||Chittagong|
|21||21 November||2PM||Dhaka Dynamites v Rajshahi Kings||Chittagong|
|22||21 November||7PM||Comilla Victorians v Chittagong Vikings||Chittagong|
|23||22 November||2PM||Rangpur Riders v Khulna Titans||Chittagong|
|24||22 November||7PM||Barisal Bulls v Chittagong Vikings||Chittagong|
|25||25 November||2:30PM||Rangpur Riders v Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|26||25 November||7:15PM||Barisal Bulls v Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|27||26 November||2PM||Comilla Victorians v Dhaka Dynamites||Dhaka|
|28||26 November||7PM||Khulna Titans v Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|29||27 November||2PM||Barisal Bulls v Dhaka Dynamites||Dhaka|
|30||27 November||7PM||CRangpurRiders v Chittagong Vikings||Dhaka|
|31||28 November||7PM||Rajshahi Kings Vs Rangpur Riders||Dhaka|
|32||29 November||2PM||Comilla Victorians v Barisal Bulls||Dhaka|
|33||29 November||7PM||Chittagong Vikings v Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|34||30 November||2PM||Rangpur Riders v Dhaka Dynamites||Dhaka|
|35||30 November||7 pm||Rajshahi Kings Vs Comilla Victorians||Dhaka|
|36||2 December||7PM||Barisal Bulls v Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|37||2 December||2:30PM||Rangpur Riders v Barisal Bulls||Dhaka|
|38||2 December||7:15PM||Dhaka Dynamites v Chittagong Vikings||Dhaka|
|39||3 December||2PM||Comilla Victorians v Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|40||3 December||7 PM||Chittagong Vikings v Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|41||4 December||2PM||Comilla Victorians v Rangpur Riders||Dhaka|
|42||4 December||7PM||Dhaka Dynamites v Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|43||6 December||1.00PM||Eliminator: Chittagong Vikings vs Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|44||6 December||5.45PM||Qualifier 1: Dhaka Dynamites vs Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|45||7 December||5.45PM||Qualifier 2: Khulna Titans vs Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|46||9 December||6.15PM||Final: Dhaka Dynamites vs Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
The BPL T20 helps Bangladeshi domestic cricketers and give the chance to learn from the internationals stars. BPL 2016 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.
Bangladesh Premier League 2016-17 Fixtures
The 2016 Bangladesh Premier League fixtures are now officially released by the BCB. 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 will be 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.
The semi-final match of BPL 2016 will be played on 8th December 2016 while the big final will be played on 9th November 2016 in Dhaka.
BPL 2016 schedule are generally released one month before the tournament. Once the official will announce the schedule, we will update here on this page. BPL T20 2016 schedule is expected to release in the month of October. Here we will place the complete BPL 2016 schedule and match fixtures with time, date and venue.
Also Read: Bangladesh Premier League 2016-17 Squad
BPL T20 2016 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 2016 teams squad.
- Comilla Victorians
- Barisal Bulls
- Rangpur Riders
- Dhaka Dynamites
- Chittagong Vikings
- Khulna Titans
- Rajshahi Kings
Comilla Victorians : Mashrafe Bin Mortaza (Icon), Liton Kumar das, Imrul Kayes, Sohel Tanvir, Ashar Zaidi, Emad Wasim, Nuan Kulasekara, Khalid Latif, Tesara Perera, Shahzib Hasan, Najmul Islam Shanto, Mohammad Al-Amin, Md Saifuddin, Nahidul Islam, Jeson Holder, Nazmul Hasan Shanto, Shahzaib Hasan, Nabil Samad, Mohammad Sharif, Jasim Uddin, Rasel Al Mamun, Shoikat Ali, Jeson Holder
Khulna Titans : Mahmudullah Riyad (Icon), Shafiul Islam, Mosharrof Rubel, Nicholas Pooran (WI U-19), Kevon Cooper (WI), Riki Wessels (ENG), Mohammad Asgar (PAK A team), Lendl Simmons (WI),Benny Howell (ENG), Ben Laughlin (AUS), Ariful Haque (Local), Shuvagoto Hom, Md Abdul Majid (BCB XI), Saidur Rahman (Local), Alok Kapali, Andre Fletcher (WI), Junaid Khan (PAK), Md Hasanuzzaman (Local), Ariful Haque (Local), Nur Hossain Saddam (LOcal), Naeem Islam jr, Abdul Halim (Local)
Rangpur Raiders : Soumya Sarkar (Icon), Arafat Sunny, Mohammad Mithun, Sharjeel Khan (PAK),Shahid Afridi (PAK), Mohammad Shahzad (AFG), Babar Azam (PAK), Dasun Shanaka (SRI), Richard Gleeson (ENG), Gidron Pope (WI), Nasir Jamshed (PAK), Rubel Hossain, Sachithra Senanayake (SRI), Sohag Gazi, Naeem Islam, Ziaur Rahman, Pinak Ghosh (BAN U-19), Mehrab Hossain Jossy (Local), Mukhtar Ali, Shahbaz Chouhan (Local), Gihan Rupasinghe (SRI)
Rajshahi Kings : Sabbir Rahman (Icon), Mehedi Hasan Miraj (U-19 Captain), Nurul Hasan Sohan, Darren Summy (WI), Milinda Siriwardana (SRI), Mohammad Sami (PAK), Upul Tharanga (SRI), Farhad Reza, Ibadat Hossain, Mominul Haque, Najmul Hasan opu (Local), Samit Patel (ENG), Raqibul Hasan, Abul Hasan, Salman Hossain (Local), Roni Talukdar
Chittagong Vikings : Tamim Iqbal (Icon), Anamul Haque Bijoy, Taskin Ahmed, Chris Gayle (WI),Shoaib Malik (PAK), Dwayne Smith (WI), Chaturanga de Silva (SRI), Grant Elliot (NZ), Mohammad Nabi (AFG), Imran Khan Jr (PAK), Subashis Roy (A team), Yasir Ali Chowdhury (BAN U-19), Abdur Razzak, Jahirul Islam, Jeavan Mendis (SRI), Nazmul Hossain Milon (Local), Tymal Mills, Md Shohidul Islam (Local), Zakir Hasan (BAN U-19), Jubair Hossain (A team)
Barishal Bulls : Mushfiqur Rahim (Icon), Taijul Islam, Al-Amin Hossain, Dilshan Munabera (SRI), Carlos Brathwaite (WI), Mohammad Nawaz (PAK A team), Monir Hossain Khan (Local), Shamsur Rahmam, Kamrul Islam Rabbi (A team), Abu Haider Rony, Nadeef Chowdhury, Josh Cobb, Carlon Brathwaite, Mehedi Hasan, Shahriar Nafees
Dhaka Dynamites: Shakib Al Hasan (Icon), Nasir Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Kumar Sangakkara,Mahela Jawabardane, Andre Russell, Dwayne Bravo, Rovi Bopara, Evin Lewis, Seekkuge Prasanna (SRI), Sanjamul Islam (BCB XI), Wayne Parnell (RSA), Alauddin Babu (BAN A team), Mehedi Maruf (BAN U-19), Suhrawadi Shuvo, Mohammad Sharif, Tanveer Haider Khan (BCB XI), Imran Shukkur (Local), Usama Mir (PAK)
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 2016 Venues
The BPL season 2 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|