The 5th edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 tournament will start on November 4 instead of November 3 this year.
Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) revealed this on Monday through publishing a revised itinerary on its website.
The tournament kicks off in Sylhet with the city hosting BPL matches for the first time.
The Sylhet International Cricket Stadium (SICS) will mark its debut as a BPL venue with the introduction of local franchisee Sylhet Sixers who will take on defending champions Dhaka Dynamites in the opening match of the seven-team competition.
This season’s BPL will be played in three cities – Dhaka, Chittagong and Sylhet. The final will be held on 12 December at Dhaka’s Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium..