Essex include Tamim in the squad of Sunday’s battle
Bangladesh cricket team’s left-hander opener Tamim Iqbal has been roped by Essex Eagles for the ongoing NatWest T20 Blast. After receiving ‘NOC’ from the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB), the 28-year old cricketer leave country for England aiming to take part in the NatWest T20 Blast. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ এসেক্স অভিষেকের অপেক্ষায় তামিম]
Now, he is all set to make his Essex debut in the NatWest T20 Blast. Essex Eagles will take on Kent Spitfires on Sunday. Heading this game, Essex have declared 15-member squad where Tamim Iqbal has been added.
By posting the 15-man squad for the game against Kent on social-media, Essex reminds to the fans about the chance of Tamim Iqbal’s debut in Essex. “Chris Silverwood has named a 15-man squad for Sunday’s NatWest T20 Blast match against Kent County Cricket Club – Official & Tamim Iqbal is in line to make his debut.”- they wrote on social-media.
It is to inform, besides Tamim Iqbal, Pakistani pacer Mohamad Amir, Doeschate, Ravi Bopara, Ashar Zaidi, James Foster all are also included in the squad for tomorrow’s battle against Kent.
15-man Essex squad against Kent: Ryan ten Doeschate (Captain), James Foster, Mohammad Amir, Ravi Bopara, Varun Chopra, Matt Dixon, Simon Harmer, Tamim Iqbal, Dan Lawrence, Jamie Porter, Callum Taylor, Paul Walter, Adam Wheater, Tom Westley and Ashar Zaidi.
–Imran Hasan, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com