Shanaka signs for Rangpur, Topley to Barishal
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Rangpur Riders have roped Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka for the remainder of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) and English pacer Reece Topley has been signed for Fortune Barishal.
The development of player signing was confirmed by the franchises to Cricfreny.
Shanaka was included as a direct signing to the Khulna Tigers during the draft of BPL, but now he will join Rangpur in the midst of the tournament.
Shanaka featured for Gulf Giants in ILT20, recently, the all-rounder scored 148 runs in 9 matches.
Whereas, Topley will join Barishal's camp after completing SAT20, where he appeared in three matches and took three wickets for the team.
Both Rangpur and Barishal have confirmed their spot in the playoffs. The table-toppers Sylhet Strikerst and Comilla Victorians are the other two teams in the top four.