A Bowler is the most important member of the team to fetch you a victory. If the line and length of the frontline bowler are not perfect them it will cost many runs for the teams. Bangladesh Premier League BPL 2016 got started with players draft were all 7 teams picked their players for the tournament. The Bangladesh Premier League (BPL T20 2016) is scheduled to start on 4th November and end on 9 December 2016 as per schedule released by BPL governing council.
A total 301 players participated in the BPL T20 2016 draft which includes 133 local and 168 foreign players but only 85 players were selected in the draft. Here is a look at the top 5 bowlers to watch out for in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2016:
5. Mehedi Hasan (Barisal Bulls)
Mehedi Hasan Miraz is a Bangladeshi cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off break bowler. Basically, Miraz is known for his All-round cricketer. The 19-year-old young spinner thrashed England in the recent Test Match at Dhaka taking 6 wickets in each innings and demolishing England with a 12 wickets haul and levelling the Series 1-1. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikha Hasina has ordered built a house for the talented cricketer
4. Junaid Khan (Khulna Titans)
Pakistan’s Swing King Junaid Khan is back in action and this time it’s the domestic cricket platform and bowling pitches of Bangladesh that will help the bowl to swing hard and he would also look to reverse the ball as we can see him start the bowling for Khulna Titans.
The 27-year-old has played for teams like Abbottabad, Abbottabad Rhinos,Lancashire, Middlesex, Pakistan Under-19s, Peshawar Zalmi etc. He can be one of the contender of the leading wicket taker in the Bangladesh premier league this season.
3. Shakib Al Hasan (Dhaka Dynamites)
The Bangladeshi Allrounder ranks No 2 in the World after Ravi Chandran Ashwin as the Best All rounder in the ICC rankings. The slow left-arm spinner has proved his capabilities and has the heck of taking wickets on any pitch of the World. The 29-year-old has played for teams like Adelaide Strikers, Bangladesh A,Bangladesh Cricket Board XI, Barbados Tridents,Dhaka Gladiators, Jamaica Tallawahs, Karachi Kings,Khulna Division, Kolkata Knight Riders and Worcestershire.
2. Dwayne Bravo (Dhaka Dynamites)
The Variation master and the most tricky bowler of the World. Not letting Dhoni Score a Run when required 2 runs of one delivery and yeah you can sing the chorus of the DJ Bravo Champion song. The West Indian to bowl the death overs for Dhaka Dynamites this time.
The 33-year-old has played for famous teams like Chennai Super Kings, Essex,Gujarat Lions, Kent, Lahore Qalandars, Melbourne Renegades,Mumbai Indians, Sydney Sixers, Trinbago Knight Riders,Trinidad & Tobago, Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel,University of West Indies Vice Chancellor’s XI and Victoria.
1. Kevon Cooper (Khulna Titans)
Kevon Keston Cooper is a cricketer from Trinidad and Tobago. He plays for Trinidad and Tobago as well as for the Barisal Bulls in the Bangladesh Premier League. The 6 ft 5 Inches bowler is the All-time Leading wicket taker having nudged 49 Wickets so far.
The tall Carribean bowler is the street smart tricky player who is keen of variations and especially bowls the death overs. The 27-year-old has played for teams like Chittagong Kings, Lahore Qalandars,Rajasthan Royals, Trinbago Knight Riders, Trinidad & Tobago,Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel and Trinidad & Tobago Under-19s