The Silent Killer, Junaid Khan joined his BPL team, Khulna Titans for the match against Rajshahi Kings, which was to be played today. Junaid Khan was brought up into the attack in the second over. He got his first wicket on the third ball of his first over. Mominul Haque was caught by Najmul Hossain Shanto for just 5 (5).
The new man who just came in, DJ Bell-Drummond, faced 2 deliveries of pace bowled by JK and got caught by Shanto and went back to the pavilion scoring nothing. Junaid on a roll here, he has his second wicket in no time.
Junaid Khan comes back in the 18th over, the very dangerous Darren Sammy (Rajshahi Kings skipper) is at the crease. Junaid gets him on the very first ball of the 18th over. Sammy goes for 3 (5). Junaid is in not going to stop, he has third. Junaid bowls the 20th and last over of the innings. His colleague, Mohammad Sami is ready to face him. Sami is bowled out by Junaid Khan. Junaid has his fourth wicket.
Junaid Khan completes his spell of four-overs. Grabbing 4 wickets, giving away just 27 runs at an economy of just 6.75. Junaid’s responsible spell helped his team in winning this contest. He also batted sensibly along with Ariful Haque, he contributed very well in the winning of his team. Titans won the match by two wickets and with 4 balls remaining.
Khan’s 4 wickets against Rajshahi Kings has made his existence in the Pakistan Cricket Team a valid point and it will not be wrong to say that he will be a part for the squad which will play against New Zealand in the beginning of 2018.