Rajshahi and Khulna confirmed their place in BPL season 4 which going to establish on November. Wednesday Bangladesh Cricket Board announced that the both franchises Rajshahi and Khulna return in BPL with new ownership.
According to reports Mango Entertainment has signed a four years contract deal with Rajshahi. On the other hand Khulna ownership purchased by Gemcon Group for the same period. As we know the both franchises had not taken part BPL 2 due to lack of ownership.
But where it is a good news for Rajshahi and Khulna fans, there are a bad news for Sylhet Superstars that they would not participate this season. BCB confirmed six teams for the competition and they are Dhaka Dynamites, Chittagong Vikings, Rangpur Riders, Comilla Victorians, Barisal Bulls, Rajshahi and Khulna.
BCB finalized the seven names for the upcoming BPL. Now the tournament will be played by the seven teams with two new including.
Bangladesh Premier League member-secretary Ismail Haider Mallick told on press that they had included Rajshahi and Khulna and the two sponsor who were interested to hold the ownership none other than Mango Entertainment and Gemcon Group respectively.
Rajshahi and Khulna is not new in this race. They both had taken part in debut season but last season they missed the emulation. With new sponsor they joined the league again.
Sylhet Superstar unable to pay the players endorsement in last season and BCB has cleared all the payment. Ismail termed that Sylhet will not take part this season due to disciplinary reasons. The non payment reason keep out the franchise from the competition.
BCB tried to find a new owner for the side but they unable to manage that. Sylhet fans are claimed to want owner for the team but none of group or company shown interest for them so far.
According to BCB report the game start on 4th November which will be finished in December. The player by choice auction will be taken place on 3oth November. The curriculum will start at noon.
The local and overseas both type players will available for sale. How many players will perform from third old franchises, yet not confirmed.
Bangladesh Premier League which known as BPL is very popular domestic league based Bangladesh. This time it going to be more exciting as the participants numbers has increased. With the new franchises the competition will get more success. So guys enjoy the winter with BPL and get update in our site.