West Indian Players in Big Bash League 2020

West Indian Players in Big Bash League 2020-21

Like many other international players teams from BBL 2020 also opted to pick few West Indian players player in Big Bash League 2020 edition as an overseas player in BBL 10.

Three teams in BBL have picked up 5 West Indian Players in Big Bash League 2020.

  • Hobart Hurricanes signs Keemo Paul in Big Bash League 2020.
  • Andre Fletcher & Nicholas Pooran signed by Melbourne Stars in Big Bash 2020
  • Sydney Sixers signs Carlos Braithwaite & Jason Holder for BBL 10

Hobart Hurricanes signs Keemo Paul in Big Bash League 2020.

Keemo Paul joins Hobart Hurricanes

Keemo Paul joins Hobart Hurricanes for Big Bash 2020 season. 22 year old West Indian all-rounder is making name for him by playing in different franchise T20 cricket leagues around the world.

Keemo Paul participated in IPL, PSL, CPL and other global T20 leagues so far in his short career so far. Although he is just averaging under 15 with the bat in T20 matches but having 1st class hundred under his belt shows he can handle the willow.

On the bowing front Keemo Paul currently holds the record of best T20 bowling figure by a West Indian bowler. He took 5/15 against Bangladesh in Dec, 2018 and played important part in West Indian win.

Andre Fletcher & Nicholas Pooran signed by Melbourne Stars in Big Bash 2020

nicholas Pooran is another West Indian Players in Big Bash League 2020

West Indian batsman Nicholas Pooran joins Melbourne Stars for BBL 2020 edition. Off late Nicholas Pooran has been selling as a hot cake in T20 leagues worldwide. With his explosive power hitting he is a regular member of West Indian limited over side.

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Maintaining strike rate of 144 runs per 100 balls in T20 cricket with more than 200 sixes and a century. Interestingly he has hit more sixes in his T20 career than fours.

Pooran will only be available for 06 matches of BBL 10 but luckily he would not be needed to quarantine himself as he was already had quarantine with West Indian squad who took part in a series against New Zealand.

Melbourne Stars signs Andre Fletcher

Melbourne Stars signs Andre Fletcher. An opening batsman and who can keep wickets. Fletcher has played in many T20 cricket leagues around the world and assumed to be more suited to shorter formats of the game.

Fletcher was part of the West Indian team who had played in New Zealand so he won’t need to quarantine himself before BBL 10. Fletcher picked as replacement of Jonny Bairstow who has opted to pull out of Big Bash 2020 due to recall in English squad.

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Sydney Sixers picked Carlos Braithwaite & Jason Holder for BBL 10

Former West Indian limited over captain and hero of World T20 2016 final Carlos Braithwaite re-signs with Sydney Sixer for 2020-21 BBL. Braithwaite has played T20 cricket around the world and is a seasoned campaigner in shortest form of the game.

He has played 176 T20 matches and scored more than 1600 runs at an impressive strike rate of 136 runs per balls and also took 156 wickets.

Jason Holder signs with Sydney SixersJason Holder signs with Sydney Sixers for a three game stint due to his international commitments for West Indies team. One of the top all rounders in World Cricket now a day’s Jason Holder presence will be an added advantage for Sixers who will be defending champion this time.

Holder was initially added as a cover for Tom Curran but now with Curran withdrawn from BBL 10; Holders contract might get extended if both parties agree.

Like other West Indian participants in Big Bash League 2020 Holder is already quarantined with national side in their recently concluded tour of New Zealand.

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