Former Australian pacer Brett Lee feels Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan would be the one to look out for on this yr’s version of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) which begins from August 18.
CPL would be the first main T20 league to start in the course of the ongoing well being disaster brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The 33-match match might be performed in Trinidad & Tobago with all of the matches being held throughout two stadiums.
“I’m going to go along with Rashid Khan. He’s bought all of the methods in his bag, a wonderful unsuitable ‘un, nice temperament and I believe these wickets will certainly go well with him. He’s a beautiful man as nicely, so Rashid Khan’s my decide.” Lee mentioned whereas talking on Star Sports activities present Cricket Linked.
Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar picked Chris Lynn as his man within the CPL. “However I like Chris Lynn, you realize. There is a sort of a sledgehammer sort of energy that he has in his batting.”
Rashid’s story in worldwide cricket is nothing wanting a fairy story. One of the vital prolific leg-spinners on the planet, the 21-year-old was snapped by defending champions Barbados Tridents for the eighth version and might be among the many star points of interest within the league.
Rashid, who made his worldwide debut in 2015, has been an integral a part of the Sunrisers Hyderabad squad within the Indian Premier League (IPL). Returning to aggressive motion as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, the deadly Afghan leggie, who additionally has the knack of stemming the run circulation at any given level of time, can use his time within the Caribbean to get again his rhythm and pocket a number of wickets beneath his belt which might be very important to lift his confidence when he boards the flight to UAE for the 13th IPL version.
Lynn, then again, has been a deadly exponent in T20 leagues the world over. The 30-year-old, who will ply his commerce for St Kitts & Nevis Patriots, is anticipated to unleash a flurry of untamed pictures within the match, a nightmare for any bowling assault.
After being launched by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Lynn was picked up by defending champions Mumbai Indians for his base worth of Rs 2 crore for this yr’s IPL version slated to start out from September 19.
The CPL matches might be broadcast dwell from 7 pm on Star Sports activities community.
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