Shakib Al Hasan was the player of the tournament in the first season of BPL.
Bangladesh Premier League is the professional T20 league played in Bangladesh consisting of seven franchises. It is one of three professional leagues played in the country. In a regular season, the top four teams advance to the playoffs, and then the qualifier games are played. The league was first started in 2012 and has been going on since then. In this article, we will be listing out winners of each season of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).
In the very first season, Dhaka Gladiators emerged as the champions with a win against Barisal Burners in the final. They chased down the required total of 141 runs in 15.4 overs, winning the match by 8 wickets. Shakib Al Hasan was the player of the tournament in the first season with six teams featuring in the league.
In the second season, seven teams took part and the Dhaka team retained their trophy. Dhaka Gladiators posted a total of 172/9 batting first in the final. In the chase, Chittagong Kings were dismissed for only 129 runs losing the match by 43 runs. Shakib Al Hasan was again the player of the tournament in this edition.
In the 2015 season, Comilla Victorians won their maiden title with 6 teams taking part in the league. They defeated Barisal Bulls by 3 wickets in the last-ball finish. Ashar Zaidi won the player of the tournament in the third season.
In the fourth season, Dhaka Dynamites won the trophy with a 56-run win over Rajshahi Kings in the final. Mahmudullah Riyad of Khulna Titans was chosen as the player of the tournament.
In the 2017 season, Rangpur Riders posted a big total of 206/1 batting first in the final. In response, Dhaka Dynamites could manage a score of only 149/9 losing the match by 57 runs. Chris Gayle from the winning team won the player of the tournament award.
In the sixth season of BPL, Comilla Victorians became the champions for the second time. They registered a 17-run victory over Dhaka Dynamites who scored 182/9 in chase of 200 runs. Shakib Al Hasan was the player of the tournament this season.
In the 2020 season, Rajshahi Royals won their maiden title. They scored 170/4 batting first in the final and restricted Khulna Tigers to 149/8 in the chase. Andre Russell of Rajshahi Royals was the player of the tournament in this edition.
BPL Winners List