BANGLADESH PREMIER LEAGUE
Mushfiqur Rahim is Bangladesh’s main T20 run-getter in 2018. © Getty
Mushfiqur Rahim was once allocated to the Chittagong Vikings for the impending version of the Bangladesh Premier League because the draft procedure kicked off on a moderately extraordinary be aware on Sunday (October 28).
The BPL governing council supplied a avid gamers record on Saturday with Mushfiqur slotted within the A+ class (Tk 40 to 75 lakh) for the draft. Rajshahi Kings had in the past opted in opposition to protecting the famous person keeper-batsman. Prior to the allocation, the Vikings had been the one franchise with out an A+ class participant of their ranks.
Mushfiqur, Bangladesh’s most-successful T20 batsman for Bangladesh in 2018 with 390 runs in 13 suits at a median of 39, was once integrated within the draft at a price ticket of Tk 75 lak. Given his pedigree and management nous, each franchise tried to snap him up within the draft.
However, the allocation stored BPL from slipping into some other controversy as prior to the event each and every staff was once mandated to have one A+ class participant. This class is the reintroduced model of ‘icon cricketers’ for the impending version. Liton Das and Mustafizur Rahman have been added to this class along Mashrafe Mortaza, Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim, and Mahmudullah Riyad.
The avid gamers’ draft programme for recruitment of native and in a foreign country avid gamers might be held in native lodge the place a complete of 186 native avid gamers might be up for grabs. There can also be 365 overseas avid gamers to be had within the lottery-based avid gamers recruitment programme.