Sylhet add Zampa into the squad
Sylhet Surma Sixers have picked yet another star player in their squad for the Bangladesh Premier League T20 2017. Australian leg-spinner Adam Zampa is the latest addition to the team. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ অস্ট্রেলিয়ান ক্রিকেটারকে দলে ভিড়ালো সিলেট]
Sylhet wrote on their Facebook page, “Lets welcome the Australian spinner, Adam Zampa to the #Sixers family. #BPL2017 #SylhetSurmaSixers”
Earlier Surma Sixers have signed England’s Chris Jordan, Liam Dawson and Dawid Malan and New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson. Sabbir Rahman is the icon of the side.
This will be Zampa’s first BPL tournament. He played in IPL (for Rising Pune Supergian and CPL (Guyana Amazon Warriors) too. The 25-year-old has played 10 T20Is and picked 14 wickets for Australia. He played 24 ODIs as well.
Zampa has played 66 Twenty20 matches and took 81 wickets in 65 innings at a decent economy rate of 7.04. He picked a six-for in his career, 6/19 against Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2016.
The fifth edition of BPL will commence from November 2. Sylhet Surma Sixers will be taking on hosts Dhaka Dynamites at Shere Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur.
-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com