Shakib Al Hasan To Play in CPL 2021
Shakib Al Hasan has been added in the squad for the 9th edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL 2021). Shakib Al Hasan will play for Jamaica in CPL 2021. The CPL authorities have confirmed on Twitter that they have got Shakib’s team. Shakib played for the same team in the CPL four seasons ago.
The 9th edition of CPL will start on August 26 this year. Six teams will play in this franchise league in the Caribbean. All matches of this year’s event will be held in St. Kitts and Nevis. The CPL authorities have decided to hold the league at one venue due to the coronavirus problem.
Apart from Shakib, no other Bangladeshi cricketer is playing in the CPL. It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving the post. On Friday (May 29), the CPL authorities will announce the final squad of all the participating teams.
Like last year, CPL will be organized from within the bio-bubble. The CPL authorities will arrange six separate practice venues for each team. Due to the Corona epidemic, the last event was also held at one venue, this time too. However, this time the venue has been changed to St. Kitts and Nevis.
The ninth edition of CPL will be screened on August 28. The final of the 33-match tournament will be held in mid-September. Fifty percent of the spectator capacity of this year’s CPL stadium will be able to enter. However, CPL authorities said that only those who have been vaccinated against corona can enter the stadium.