Mahmudullah, Sabbir's demand high on BPL
Fourth edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) will start from November 4. But, before the kick off this tournament, the Participating teams will face each-other in a battle on September 30, When the players draft will be held in Dhaka. [Read in Bangla: বিপিএলে চাহিদার শীর্ষে মাহমুদউল্লাহ, সাব্বির]
Although, Limited overs captain of Bangladesh, Mashrafe Mortaza, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Tamim Iqbal will be the first target of most of the franchises, Several local players also will be spot-lighted to the franchises during the players draft.
Here are the list of some local cricketers, who will be spot lighted to the franchises during the players draft of BPL-4 on September 30.
Mahmudullah Riyad: He is one of the most worthful cricketer of the Bangladesh national cricket team. He can bowl and bat. Also, he is eligible to handle any kinds of situation. On the contrary, he proved himself in this shorter format of cricket. In the third edition of BPL, he led Barisal Bulls to take in the final match of that tournament. He played extremely well with the bat and bowl throughout the tournament. He scored 278 runs from 13 matches and became fourth highest run-getter in last year’s BPL. At the same time, he also showed his class in the national team too. He guided Bangladesh to take in the final of the Asia cup 2016. For those reasons, he will be surely spot-lighted to the franchises.
Sabbir Rahman: Dashing hard hitter of the bowl, Sabbir Rahman already proved himself that he can one handly take the match to his sides. He likes to play shots and to score quick runs. He has played well in the franchise based tournament and in the national team too. He played superb innings of 79 runs in the second qualifier match in the last edition of BPL and gave his team final berth of the tournament. He is a superb fielder also can able to bowl.
Mosharraf Hossain Rubel: One of the experienced cricketer in the domestic cricket of Bangladesh. Mainly, he is a bowler but he can bat whenever the situation demands. He bowled well in the domestic tournaments. He is wicket taker bowler. Recently, he has included in the ODI squad of Bangladesh ahead of Afghanistan series. He also played well in the last edition of BPL, where he grabbed 16 crucial wickets for Dhaka Dynamites. His recent-past forms in the domestic league and performances in the BPL season three will inspire the franchises to take him in their teams.
Abu Haider: The second highest wicket takers of the third edition of BPL , Abu Haider Rony will also be one of the most valuable players in the upcoming players draft. He is ultra-talented pacers of Bangladesh. He played last edition of BPL for Comilla Victorians and picked up 21 wickets from just 12 games, also showed some extra ordinary deliveries during the tournament.
Al-Amin Hossain: The 26 years old pacers, Al Amin Hossian will be another hot cake for the franchises
in the upcoming players draft of BPL. For his bowling action and efficiency with the bowl, he will be the best option for the franchises. In the meantime, absence of injured Mustafizur Rahman will also influence the teams to pick him to their side. He bagged 17 wickets from 13 matches in the last edition of BPL. He has also the second highest wicket taker bowlers in 2016 for the Tigers in this format of cricket.
-Imran Hasan, Correspondent, bdcricteam.com