He already has the matter of burning in the right place. A few days ago, Mahmudullah Riyadh gave an innings winning match in the final of Bangabandhu T20 event. This time Mahmudullah’s bat was also lit in the first preparation match of the national team. Although none of the established batsmen like Tamim, Mushfiqur, Shakib, Liton, Soumya could, the only half-century of the match came out from Riyadh’s willow. Today (Thursday) Mahmudullah’s team won the warm-up match at BKSP. Tamim Iqbal’s team gave Mahmudullah a target of 162 runs.
Mahmudullah’s 51-run innings off 51 balls with 19 balls in hand reached the target. Along with Riyadh’s half-century, Mr. Dependable Mushfiqur Rahim also played an effective role in winning the match by scoring 26 runs (48 balls). Besides, all-rounder Mehdi Hasan Miraj scored 13 runs off 14 balls.