Tom Banton had pulled out of the Massive Bash League citing bio-bubble calls for.© Twitter
England cricketer Tom Banton, who had pulled out of Massive Bash League (BBL) citing bio-bubble calls for, has been retained by the Qalandars for the upcoming Abu Dhabi T10 league. The showpiece occasion shall be performed from January 28 to February 6 on the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium. “BANTON RETAINED– @QalandarsT10 have retained explosive opening batsman @TBanton18 for the #AbuDhabiT10!” The League official deal with tweeted. Final week, former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi had signed with the Qalandars as an icon participant for the upcoming match.
Based on a report in ESPNcricinfo, Afridi had signed an analogous deal in 2019 however the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) refused to difficulty NOCs for all energetic in addition to retired Pakistani gamers to characteristic within the league, leading to a diplomatic disaster between Pakistan and UAE.
The fourth version of the match will see the brand new franchise Pune Devils making their debut on the fast-paced occasion.
The eight sides, which is able to compete from January 28 to February 6, are Workforce Abu Dhabi, Maratha Arabians, Bangla Tigers, Deccan Gladiators, Qalandars, Delhi Bulls, Northern Warriors, and the Karnataka Tuskers who’ve been rebranded and shall be referred to as Pune Devils.
Dwayne Bravo is the previous captain of the West Indies cricket staff and the Delhi Bulls have seized the chance and signed the West Indian all-rounder as their participant for this season.
In the meantime, the defending champions Maratha Arabians have determined to again expertise for this season as they’ve signed the World T20-winning participant Shoaib Malik as their icon participant. The previous Pakistan captain will lead the Arabians’ aspect for this season of the ADT10.
Abu Dhabi T10 is the one ICC-sanctioned T10 cricket match on this planet.
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