Sunil Narine excited to play for Cumilla
CRICDOT DESK : Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) has four days left to start. However, the players, the coaching staff — the franchises have not been able to bring anyone under one roof yet. The players of the national team returned to the country only yesterday after finishing the series in New Zealand. Foreign players will also start coming from today. The official preparations of the parties are also starting from today.
Meanwhile, English coach of Chittagong Challengers Paul Nixon has arrived in Dhaka. Arriving in Dhaka, the former English wicketkeeper-batsman spoke about his team. Satisfied with the team, Nixon is keeping a close eye on the title. He was also the coach of the team last time.
Excited about getting the responsibility again, Nixon said, “Chittagong Challengers have formed a youth-oriented team in the BPL this time. There is no shortage of talent in the team. Many of them have proved themselves in the national team. I believe something good will happen in the BPL. ‘ Another franchise Fortune Barisal has formed a fairly strong team in BPL this time.
Shakib Al Hasan is the center of attraction of the team. Khaled Mahmud Sujan is the coach. Shakib is in charge of the team. Excited to play for Barisal, Shakib said, “I am very excited, this time I will play for Fortune Barisal. Opportunity to play for Barisal for the first time. We will try our best to give this BPL trophy to the people of Barisal. ‘
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Before the draft, Barisal has selected Chris Gayle, Mujib-ur-Rahman and other tested T20 stars. After the draft, Dwayne Bravo, another peddler of T20, came forward. Local cricketers also have a mix of experience and youth. All in all, Shakib feels his team is quite balanced, ‘I am very happy with the team. There have been tidy teams in each section. We have to perform well on the field. I am preparing for that. ‘
Comilla Victorians have also made a great team with a mix of experience and youth. Caribbean star Sunil Narine will play for Comilla, the regular face of BPL. Although he has not yet joined the team, Narain said in a message, “I am not ready to play for Comilla in the BPL. I can’t wait to see you. ‘