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Naseem, Iftikhar set to play for Comilla Victorians



Photo: Naseem Shah

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Comilla Victorians retained Pakistan's Naseem Shah and roped in Ifthikar Ahmed for the upcoming edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).

The franchise have already retained wicket-keeper batter Litton Das, pacer Mustafizur Rahman and Tanvir Islam, Pakistan's Rizwan Ahmed for the upcoming session, England's Moeen Ali and signed Afghanistan's all-rounder Rashid Khan.

The four-time champions roped in young talent Towhid Hridoy, who played for Sylhet Strikers in the previous season. 

The player's draft are set to be held on September 24 on a city hotel. The next edition of BPL is set to be held in the first week of January next year after the Bangladesh national elections.

The participating teams are: Comilla Victorians, Sylhet Strikers, Rangpur Riders, Fortune Barishal, Khulna Tigers, Chattogram Challengers and Durdanto Dhaka.