Bangladesh Premier League 2019-20, BPL match schedule, BPL all team Squad, BPL Points Table 2019-20. Bangabandhu BPL 2019-20 match fixture and wiki history updates. As per Wikipedia the 2019–20 BPL season, also known as BPL 7 or Bangabandhu BPL, is scheduled to be the seventh season of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), the top-level professional Twenty20 cricket league in Bangladesh. The competition will be organized by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).
Bangladesh Premier League 2019-20, BPL 7th Edition
BPL 7 (Bangabandhu BPL) The season was scheduled to start from 11 December 2019 and end on 16 January 2020, with the opening ceremony to be held on 8 December 2019. Comilla Victorians are the defending champions. However, the tournament was delayed by five days from the previous scheduled. At this stage, the player draft will be held on 17 November 2019 of Bangladesh Premier League.
Chittagong Vikings were announced as not taking part in this edition of the tournament after their ownership was sold, and will be replaced by two new teams. A total of 8 teams will participate in this edition of the tournament, with contracts of pre-signed cricketers being canceled until the player’s draft. However, the idea was canceled, with the number of teams being reverted to 7 and Chittagong Vikings being reinstated after the change of format by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).
BPL Player Draft and squads
The players’ draft was scheduled to be held on 12 November 2019. However, the tournament was delayed by five days and the draft is now scheduled to be held on 17 November 2019. Out of 7 teams, 5 teams will be sponsored by private corporate firms while 2 teams will be sponsored by BCB itself.
- Chittagong Vikings
- Comilla Victorians
- Dhaka Dynamites
- Khulna Titans
- Rajshahi Kings
- Rangpur Riders
- Sylhet Sixers
Bangladesh Premier League Schedule, BPL Match Fixture
Bangladesh Premier League 2019-20, BPL 7 match time table. There will be 42 matches in the double league round with seven teams. After these matches, the top four teams will play in the play-offs. The play-offs will be three. In the IPL method, there will be the first qualifier match, elimination match, and second qualifier match. (NB. This is only to be expected schedule.) Main schedule update here.
|11-Dec-19||1st match 01.45 PM||Comilla Victorians vs Dhaka Dynamites||Dhaka|
|11-Dec-19||2nd match 06:30 PM||Rajshahi Kings vs Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|12-Dec-19||3rd match 01.45 PM||Sylhet Sixers vs Chittagong Vikings||Dhaka|
|12-Dec-19||4th match 06:30 PM||Khulna Titans vs Rangpur Riders||Dhaka|
|13-Dec-19||5th match 02:30 PM||Sylhet Sixers vs Chittagong Vikings||Dhaka|
|13-Dec-19||6th match 07.15 PM||Khulna Titans vs Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|14-Dec-19||7th match 01.45 PM||Dhaka Dynamites vs Rangpur Riders||Dhaka|
|14-Dec-19||8th match 06:30 PM||Comilla Victorians vs Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|15-Dec-19||9th match 01.45 PM||Chittagong Vikings vs Khulna Titans||Dhaka|
|15-Dec-19||10th match 06:30 PM||Dhaka Dynamites vs Sylhet Sixers||Dhaka|
|16-Dec-19||11st match 01.45 PM||Rangpur Riders vs Rajshahi Kings||Dhaka|
|16-Dec-19||12th match 06:30 PM||Chittagong Vikings vs Comilla Victorians||Dhaka|
Bangladesh Premier League Venues
Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Mirpur, Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka
Changes of rules BPL 2019-20
On 11 September 2019, BCB president, Nazmul Hasan Papon informed the media about certain changes in rules and regulations for the ongoing season during a press briefing that due to having some conflict of interests between BPL Governing Council and all other franchises, the BCB has decided to run this BPL themselves without taking any franchises. The Board wants to mark the occasion of the 100th birth anniversary of Bangabandhu in 2020 and to pay homage to him, the tournament will be named Bangabandhu BPL after him. The team’s names will be the same as they were and only the responsibility to manage the team will be on the BCB. The players’ transportation and accommodation will be managed by the board.
BPL Points Table 2019-20
In the first qualifier match between number one and number two teams, the winning team will go straight to the final. The third and fourth teams will face off in the Eliminator match. The winning team will play the second qualifier against the losing team in the first qualifier. The winning team will go to the final in this match. That means there will be twice the chance for the first two teams in the playoffs to reach the final.