Mumbai, July 6
Former Mumbai leg-spinner Pravin Tambe is ready to develop into first Indian participant to play within the Caribbean Premier League after being picked up by Trinbago Knight Riders within the gamers’ draft.
The 48-year-old, who has retired from first-class cricket, will want a No Objection Certificate from the BCCI to play within the CPL.
The six CPL franchises have chosen their groups for the 2020 match which is scheduled to happen from August 18 to September 10. The match might be held behind closed doorways because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“The draft was carried out remotely and the six teams have successfully filled out their rosters with both Caribbean and overseas players with Rashid Khan, Marcus Stoinis, Ross Taylor, Tambe and Carlos Brathwaite all being signed up,” learn a CPL assertion.
Tambe rose to fame after he made his IPL debut on the age of 41 and have become the oldest participant to play within the cash-rich league.
He performed 33 IPL matches and brought 28 wickets with a mean of 30.5. PTI