Khulna Titans, one of the participating teams of fifth season’s of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), have made a big announcement on Thursday as they have confirmed the news of signing of three big names of T20 cricket. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ খুলনা টাইটান্সে আরও তিন বিদেশি]
Khulna Titans have retained English all-rounder Benny Howell for their upcoming campaign, while West Indian all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite alongside English all-rounder Dawid Malan have been roped in by Khulna for BPL T20 2017 edition.
Khulna Titans are hopeful with these signings. It can be mentioned, all the three singings are very much useful for the shorter format of cricket. Each and Every cricketer are capable to turn the match to their side.
Benny Howell played five matches for Khulna Titans in last year’s BPL. He was impressive with the ball. He took five wickets at an economy rate of 6.05. On the other hand, Dawid Malan was a part of Barisal Bulls in previous edition of BPL. He played 9 matches and scored 240 runs at an average of 30. He also hammered two fifties in BPL season four. Carlos Brathwaite was also signed by Barisal in BPL T20 2016, but he did not partake in any matches.
With this three signings Khulna Titans have roped in a number of total nine foreign cricketers for the upcoming battle ahead. With retaining Junaid Khan, the franchise bought Sarfraz Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Chris Lynn and Rilee Rossouw for this season.
To be noted, despite signing Chris Lynn, Khulna won’t get his service because of his shoulder surgery.