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Melbourne Stars is Re-Signed Sandeep Lamichhane for 9th Edition of Big Bash League
- Updated: September 25, 2019
If the latest report is anything to be believed, Melbourne Stars have already re-signed the spin sensation of Nepal – Sandeep Lamichhane for the 9th season of KFC Big Bash League!
For Australian fandom, BBL is a much-awaited and much anticipated Twenty20 cricket league. According to what the latest report claims, the Big Bash League is going to see the return of Sandeep Lamichhane, Nepal leg-spinner, with Melbourne Stars! Melbourne Stars has retaken the star for the entire season of BBL 2019-20 cricket league this year.
The Return of Sandeep Lamichhane
Sandeep Lamichhane is one of those sought-after names who has secured a great position in the Australian cricket franchise in the two yesteryear’s. The teenage Nepal’s leg-spinner is all set to re-play the 2nd BBL tournament for this year, having re-signed the fresh deal with Melbourne Stars! This 19 years old leg-spinner played a total of eight BBL games last season! He has secured taking eleven wickets at around 17.72 with a great 6.57 economy rate. This also includes bowling about four overs in the finale for 16 runs in total.
With his amazing performances in the year 2018, the leggie has sent the shock-waves around the land of Australia. Nevertheless, the news also has it that this leg-spinner also missed 8 games for playing in the premier league of Bangladesh alongside three twenty 20s for Nepal against the UAE which were held in Dubai. His unfortunate move of leaving mid-way for BPL commitments has been known to his fans already!
That’s exactly why Melbourne franchise locking his services in for the entire season of the tournament might mark significant role of this player! As of now, the Stars’ list manager cannot wait to watch this teen bowl with popular leggie Zampain tandem!
What Woodhill has to Say?
According to what Woodhill told the sources, it is evident that the team is already excited to have this leggie back! From Woodhill’s speech, it is already clear that the energetic and young leg-spinner is ready to hit a purple patch in the tournament with bells and whistles! The team is so excited that they cannot wait to watch this champ play! Last season, he has already made his fandom happy, thereby securing a fan-favorite position! Therefore, it would be great to grab this wonderful opportunity of watching him play this time!
Sandeep Lamichhane’s Excitement
On the contrary, Sandeep Lamichhane’s statement leaves fans with utter excitement! This Nepal’s young leg-spinner, this year, has played for Delhi Capitals of IPL! Expressing the excitement over his return, he has stated that it would be a great year this time and he is awaiting the season’s advent! Additionally, he has also stated that it was amazing to play Stars last time! According to Melbourne Stars, it is under the coach who has been newly-appointed – David Hussey! Hussey is said to put behind all the disappointments of last year and try helping the team to win the trophy for the very first time.
Talking about the league, BBL or Big Bash League happens to be the professional Australian T20 cricket tournament that was established in the year 2011 by the Cricket Australia. BBL the already replaced its previous competition known as KFC T20 Big Bash! Currently, it comes with eight city franchises and not six state teams unlike the previous competition. As a matter of fact, the competition is sponsored by the fast-food outlet KFC ever since the inception. Apart from Indian Premier League, it happens to be one of the two cricket Twenty20 leagues, which is featured among the ten topmost domestic sports leagues!
With the current news doing its round in the rumor mill, the entire BBL fandom especially Melbourne Stars is already excited! So, here’s keeping fingers crossed for this year’s tournament!