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Comilla Victorians pick Delport, Janat

Published : 12 Jan 2022 08:47 PM

Comilla Victorians have included two more foreign players to their squad ahead of the eighth edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).

The two-time champions have named Cameroon Delport of South Africa and Karim Janat of Afghanistan from the list of foreign players for the eighth edition of the BPL.

The development was confirmed on Wednesday by the media manager of Comilla Victorians Khan Noyon.

Janat and Delport will join star bowler Mustafizur Rahman overseas players like Faf du Plessis (South Africa), Moeen Ali (England), Kusal Mendis (Sri Lanka), Sunil Narine.

The six-team-based marquee event will begin on January 21. The final of the tournament is scheduled on 18 February. 

The tournament will be held in a double round-robin format followed by three playoffs and a final and the winning team will take home Tk one crore while the runners-up will win a prize money of Tk 50 lakh.

All the matches will be staged in Dhaka, Chattogram and Sylhet stadium.

Comilla Victorians

Mustafizur Rahman, Liton Das, Shahidul Islam, Imrul Kayes, Tanvir Islam, Nahidul Islam, Ariful Haque, Mahmudul Joy, Sumon Khan, Mominul Haque, Mahidul Ankon, Parvez Emon, Abu Haider, Mehedi Hasan, Faf du Plessis (South Africa), Moeen Ali (England), Kusal Mendis (Sri Lanka), Sunil Narine, Oshane Thomas (West Indies), Cameroon Delport, Karim Janat.