BPL T20 2017 Start Date and Latest Update

Bangladesh Premier League or BPL T20 2017 cricket league is about to start its 5th voyage. BPL 2017 Start Date is November 4, 2017.

It’s not hard to say people are looking forward to this series and their favorite player. Indian Premier League (IPL) was well-known cricket match all over the world. Over last few years, BPL is also getting popularity.

This year is quite unfortunate for Barisal Bulls for not being allowed to attend the match, but other seven squads are ready to contest and rock us again.

Bangladesh Premier League or BPL T20 2017 is on its way to rise and shine. Many iconic and world-famous players are going to join BPL T20 this year.

The venues are also matched the international standard; overall we are going to enjoy a world-class cricket this season.

BPL 5 Opening Ceremony

BPL T20 2017 opening ceremony date has changed recently, and it will hold on 31st October. BPL governing council promises stupendous surprise opening ceremony lead by top actors/actresses from Bollywood and Dhallywood. But most of the citizens are against inviting Bollywood actors and actress as it’s a local arrangement.

BPL T20 2017 First Match

From the latest news, we can say the first match is on November 2. We assumed that the first match would hold on November 4, but the date recently changed due to some reasons.

Venues for BPL T20 2017 Matches

  1. Chittagong Stadium.
  2. Sher e Bangla Stadium.
  3. Sylhet International Cricket Stadium.

Sylhet stadium is on the list, but hotel problem may cause trouble, so the officials decide to play 1 or two games in the short-term with two teams or more in Sylhet.

BPL T20 2017 Squad Complete List

This year, we will see seven teams playing on BPL 5.

The franchisor ousts Barisal Bulls for some reason. They had disciplined problem last year and that gets them banned. Sylhet Royals are coming back with new name “Surma Sixers Sylhet” this year.

BPL T20 2017 participant teams are …

  1. Chittagong Vikings.
  2. Comilla Victorians.
  3. Dhaka Dynamites.
  4. Khulna Titans.
  5. Rajshahi Kings.
  6. Rangpur Riders.
  7. Surma Sixers Sylhet.

Quota for Foreign Player in BPL T20 2017

Five foreign players are allowed in 2017–18 Bangladesh Premier League. Due to the request of franchisors, BPL governing council increase the quota by one. It was only 4 before.

In every match, if franchisor wishes to play with five foreign player its ok, but the minimum should be 3 in every game. We applaud this decision!

BPL T20 2017 Total Matches

Authority members of BPL Governing Council mentioned that “if we got eight teams in Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 2017, there would be full 60 matches throughout the season”.

All BPL 2017 franchisors are eager to win this league cup, and many great players have been hired for this season. Unfortunately, Sabbir Rahman and Soumya Sarkar are not playing for any team this year. We hope they will soon find a better team to play.

Barisal Bull wasn’t able to submit the form in due date, so they are ousted.

Now BPL T20 2017 has many things going on; we are keen to publish a full series of article about BPL 2017, such as Iconic player of BPL, Foreigner player, Match fixture, Player list etc.

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