After the likes of Sunil Narine, Shahid Afridi, Shane Watson and Mohammad Amir, defending champions Dhaka Dynamites have now roped in Caribbean big hitter Evin Lewis as well for the upcoming fifth season of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ শক্তিশালী ঢাকা ডায়নামাইটসের আরো এক চমক]
Evin Lewis played for Dhaka Dynamites in the previous season of BPL as well. He had previously played for Barisal Bulls in the BPL-3 in 2015, and scored a brilliant century against Dhaka Dynamites. In that match, Lewis remained till the end, scoring a superb 101 not out off 65 deliveries.
Dhaka Dynamites authority confirmed Lewis’ inclusion to the side on Tuesday (June 20), as they posted the following on their official Facebook page:
Evin Lewis, The attacking opening batsman, has signed up to play for the Dhaka Dynamites.
This T20 expert will represent the Champions in the upcoming Bangladesh Premier League!
Lewis made his debut in international cricket for West Indies last year, and so far he has played 13 ODIs and 12 T20Is.
The 5th season of the lucrative T20 extravaganza will roll onto the ground from November 4, with the inaugural ceremony scheduled to take place two days earlier, on November 2.
– Jannatul Naym Pieal, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com