Correspondent from Bangladesh, ESPNcricinfo
Chief Editor, ESPNcricinfo
Shut Collapse accessible to them after convalescence after a thigh harm. Gayle is prone to play within the BPL after Jan. four, after which Chattogram will solely have three extra dwell league video games to play.
"Chris Gayle has a hamstring downside," stated Rttatuzzaman's normal supervisor, Chattogram. "He’ll want a while to be in high kind.He at all times performed within the GLP and despite the fact that he is not going to be with him for the entire marketing campaign, he might be accessible within the final half. "
Chattogram selected Gayle on the BPL draft on November 17, however precisely one week later, at a press convention in South Africa, Gayle stated she was unaware of it.
Three days later, with Chattogramme not sure of Gayle's arrival, BCB's normal supervisor, Nizamuddin Chowdhury, confirmed that the board of administrators had adopted the proper process and that Gayle had really signed the challenge. And now that his workforce has confirmed his participation, Gayle is prone to present up at Chattogram if he’s match on time.
Gayle performed in all seasons of the BPL and appeared for 5 groups, together with riders from Rangpur for which he performed within the final two seasons. He scored the very best variety of lots of of wins in event historical past, together with 146 unbeaten in opposition to Dhaka Dynamites within the 2017 remaining.
Though Gayle did no different touch upon his engagements within the BPL since his exit from the Mzansi Tremendous League, his agent Within the Indian subcontinent (besides IPL), Rudradeep Banerjee confirmed that he had agreed to journey to Bangladesh in January. Banerjee, who represents Second Innings Sports activities and Leisure, stated that Gayle was conscious of his membership in Chattogram within the draft GLP, however subsequent occasions solid doubt on whether or not he performs or not within the event.
Banerjee advised ESPNcricinfo that his physician had suggested him to take at the least two weeks off, Banerjee stated.
Gayle, in accordance with Banerjee, had additionally advised the franchise that he would "take a break". through the Christmas and New 12 months interval to spend time together with his household. "It places him for December – he can be free for a match or two, however taking the aircraft to Dhaka and returning to the West Indies doesn’t make sense."
Banerjee said: "An association" was made with Chattogram for Gayle to "come and play [BPL]" from January four. "If he had been in form, he would have performed the primary leg, would have returned house on December 23 and would have returned in January four ".