Sylhet rope in Williamson and Dawson for BPL T20 2017

Sylhet rope in Williamson and Dawson for BPL T20 2017

Sylhet Surma Sixers, the new face of fifth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), have finally started to slot up big names in the squad prior to the BPL T20 2017. They have roped in two new faces in the squad. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ উইলিয়ামসন ও ডসনের অন্তর্ভুক্তি নিশ্চিত করলো সিলেট]

New Zealand skipper, Kane Williamson alongside English cricketer Liam Dawson have been signed by Sylhet Surma Sixers for the BPL season 5.

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Shafiqul Islam, the coordinator of Sylhet, have confirmed the news of this duos inclusion in the squad. He told, “We are glad to inform that Kane Williamson and Liam Dawson will take part in this season’s BPL for Sylhet. We are excited with their signings.”

It can be mentioned, both Williamson and Dawson are the experienced campaigner in the shorter format of cricket. Liam Dawson has played 105 T20s. he earlier took part in BPL and played for Rangpur Riders. In spite of being a bowler, he is effective with the bat too. He has 943 runs alongside 73 T20s wickets.

On the contrary, Kane Williamson is known as laureate batsman. But he has the ability to become effective with his off-spinning too. He has been featured so far in 116 T20s. and scored 2738 with an outstanding average of 28.43. He has scored 26 fifties and a century to score those runs. Apart from batting, he has also been grabbed 30 wickets in T20s.

To be noted, before this signing, Sylhet Surma Sixers have confirmed Sabbir Rahman as their icon, Abul Hasan Raju edgewise two foreigners Dawid Malan and England’s Chris Jordan.