DHAKA: A total of 11 Bangladeshi cricketers, including Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal, registered their name for the draft of ‘The Hundred’ tournament, slated for July-August 2020.
The long list of overseas players includes 11 Bangladeshi cricketers enrolled for the players’ draft to be held on October 20.
Shakib Al Hasan, Mohammad Mithun, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim and Tamim Iqbal had earlier registered their name.
According to the full list of the draft revealed by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), Mahmudullah Riyad, Imrul Kayes, Liton Das, Taskin Ahmed and Abu Haider Rony also registered their name for the players’ draft.
Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal set their base price for £100,000. Mustafizur Rahman’s base price is £75,000 while the base price of Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim and Imrul Kayes is £40,000.
However, Mahmudullah, Saifuddin, Mithun, Taskin, and Rony opted not to set their base price.
The 100-ball competition, organised by the ECB, will be played by eight new teams, including two London teams, in seven different cities of England and Wales.
BDST: 1940 HRS, OCT 16, 2019