Mahmudullah Riyad CPL: Bangladeshi one of the top all-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad is set for his maiden participation in the CPL T20 for Jamaica Tallawahs. Jamaica Tallawahs have called Mahmudullah Riyad CPL into their squad for the rest of the 2017 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) as replacement for Imad Wasim. Before selected Mahmudullah Riyad in CPL, He has been left out of the Test side for the two-match series against Australia. Bangladesh vs Australia test series are level. Both teams are share the trophy. That was an exciting series for the both sides. In the 1st test Bangladesh win by 20 runs. In the 2nd test Australia win by 7 wickets.
Mahmudullah Riyad CPL joining as the second Bangladesh cricketer to appear for Jamaica this season after all-rounder Shakib al Hasan. The Bangladeshi all-rounder Mahmudullah has played 145 ODIs, 33 Tests, and 58 Twenty20 internationals for his country and has already taken 131 wickets along side 5,774 runs in international cricket over his eight years career. His 102 not out against New Zealand in the recently concluded Champions Trophy helped his team secure a semi-final spot in that tournament. He also played a huge role for Bangladesh in 2015 world cup. His back to back century helped Bangladesh reach to second round. He is the first ever Bangladeshi who did back to back century for his team.
Mahmudullah has already performed some quality performances for his team Jamaica Tallawahs. Jamaica Tallawahs is one of the strongest team in CPL T20 2017. His quality off spin bowling help his team to maintain run rate. He also support his team with his classic batting performance.
Jamaica Tallawahs Team Members:
Coach: Paul Nixon
Assistant: Mark O’donnell
Overseas Player- Kumar Sangakkara (c & wk), Mahmudullah, Mohammad Sami, Glenn Phillips.
Local Player- Lendl Simmons, Jonathan Foo, Jon-Russ Jaggesar, Andre McCarthy, Rovman Powell, Oshane Thomas, Garey Mathurin, Krishmar Santokie, Kesrick Williams.
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