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POST TIME: 22 June, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Shakib to play in Canadian Global T20
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Shakib to play in Canadian Global T20

Bangladesh talisman Shakib al Hasan is all set to play in the upcoming Canadian Global Twenty20 league, according to the official website of the tournament.

Shakib is expected to play for the Brampton Wolves in the CGT20 league.

Having played the franchise leagues all around the World including Bangladesh premier league (BPL), Indian Premier League(IPL) Caribbean Premier League (CPL), Pakistan Super League (PSL) and Big Bash League(BBL), CGT20 will be the first in his career.

In Brampton Wolves Shakib will play alongside former West Indies captain Darren Sami, former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi and New Zealand opener Colin Munro, the tournament website said.

Shakib is currently playing in the World Cup-2019 and has been in superb form with the bat, accumulating 425 runs in five matches. He is so far the second highest run-getter in the tournament and also took five wickets with his wily left-arm spin. The global T20 league that consists of 22 matches is scheduled to begin from July 25 while the final will be played on August 11, 2019.