Chris Gayle reaches Bangladesh to play for Fortune Barisal
CRICDOT DESK : Fortune Barisal biggest star Chris Gayle has moved to Bangladesh with a view to play the ongoing version of BPL. His team has already played a match in Barisal. Gayle is also expecting something big for the team in the upcoming matches.
The eighth edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) started on Friday (January 21). The first day match was against Fortune Barisal. However, for personal reasons, Gayle did not come to Bangladesh before the start of the tournament. The Caribbean cricketer set foot in Bangladesh two days after the start of the tournament. This batting monster came to Bangladesh with the expectation of doing something big.
In a video message, Gayle said, “Hello Fortune Barisal, this is Chris Gayle, Universe Boss. Thanks for taking me to the team. I’m looking forward to meeting everyone. Looking forward to something bigger. Congratulations on winning the first match. You will do better in the next match. I look forward to joining you. Universe Boss will do his job. Thank you for loving me I love you too. ”
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Incidentally, Fortune Barisal faced Chittagong Challengers in their first match. Shakib Al Hasan’s team easily won the match with the help of bowlers.
Fortune Barisal squad at a glance: Shakib Al Hasan, Mujib Ur Rahman (Afghanistan) and Chris Gayle (West Indies), Kazi Nurul Hasan Sohan, Nazmul Hossain Shant, Mehdi Hasan Rana, Fazle Mahmud Rabbi, Obed McCoy (West Indies), Aljari Joseph West Indies), Touhid Hridoy, Ziaur Rahman, Shafiqul Islam, Saikat Ali, Naeem Hasan, Taizul Islam, Salman Hossain Emon, Irfan Shukkur and Sanjamul Islam, Dwayne Bravo (West Indies), Munim Shahriar and Jacob Benedict Lintot (England).