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Shuvo, Naeem propel Rangpur Div. 321/4 on day 1 in NCL

DHAKA, Oct 13, 2017 (BSS)- Magnificent tons came from the bats of
Shorawardy Shuvo and Naeem as Rangpur Division ruled the first day as they scored 321 for 4 against Dhaka Division at stumps in the tier-1 four-day fifth round match of 19th Walton Smart Fridge National Cricket League held on Friday at Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium in Khulna.

Batting first after winning the toss, Rangpur Division suffered early batting jolt as they lost their top three batsmen at 55 runs in the score board.

Then Shuva and Naeem came to rescue Rangpur with a stubborn 266 runs fourth wicket stand to take Ranpur to a strong position.

Shuvo contributed 145 runs off 203 balls with 18 boundaries and two sixes while Naeem composed a fine knock of 120 off 214 balls that studded with 15 boundaries and two sixer. He was remained unbeaten until the close of second day's play.

Shuvagata Hom picked up three Rajshahi Division's wickets conceding 95 runs.