Chittagong Vikings haven’t picked any star player from the players’ draft of Bangladesh Premier League 2017. They have picked only nine players in the draft.
Sunzamul Islam was Vikings’ first national pick. The left-arm orthodox spinner played a crucial role in last year’s title win for Dhaka Dynamites. They have picked young players like Irfan Shukkur and Yeasir Arafat. Mohammad Alamin, a consistent performer in domestic arena, has been picked in the team which represents Bangladesh’s well-known port-city.
Among the foreign players, they called for England’s Luis Reece and Afghanistani all-rounder Najibullah Zadran.
Local cricketers: Sunzamul Islam, Mohammad Alamin, Alauddin Babu, Tanbir Haider, Irfan Shukkur, Naeem Hasan, Yeasir Arafat.
Foreign cricketers: Luis Reece (England), Najibullah Zadran (Afghanistan).
-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com