BPL T20: Khulna Royal Bengals Unveils Team Logo
Orion Group hosted the first one in the afternoon with skipper Shakib Al Hasan on show for the Khulna franchise in the Bangladesh Premier League, wearing the team jersey as well as revealing the team’s logo.
Later Shakib told the media that he has enough confidence in the team for a good outcome. “We have a good team and a good result is possible with it. We have some performers outside the national team,” he told the reporters.
He also urged the supporters to back Khulna in the Twenty20 competition, especially those from the home division.
Khulna Royal Bengals captain Shakib Al Hasan believed that his team is a well balanced with a bunch of local and international cricket players who can perform well in the forthcoming Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).
“A good combination with a string local and foreign player by whom it is quite feasible to show a good performance in the first edition of the Bangladesh Premier League because most of them are in the game,” the Icon player for the franchise Khulna Royal Bengals, Shakib Al Hasan said this in their team’s logo unveiling ceremony at a local hotel on Sunday.
“We are pretty hopeful of getting a good result from the biggest domestic flagship event of the country. We will try our best for the team.”
Mohammad Obaidul Karim, chairman of Orion Group, unveiled the team’s logo when Salman Obaidul Karim, managing director of the Orion Group, Arzuda Karim and Nudrat Karim, directors of the same Group along with Khulna team’s captain Shakib Al Hasan were present beside him during the logo unveiling ceremony.
Mohammad Obaidul Karim said after unveiling the logo, “Bangladesh inscribed its name in the cricket world after winning the ICC trophy in 1997 for the first time and through BPL, Bangladesh again placed itself in the cricket world.”
“Some players got chance to play with the international level players but this time around another some more players could get opportunities to play with brilliant foreign players. This process will engender more potential and promising players in the domestic cricket circuit.”
The owner of the franchise Khulna team handed over the team’s jersey among the players. Sans foreign players, all the local players of the Khulna Royal Bengals including Shakib Al Hasan (captain), Nasir Hossain, Abdur Razzak, Shafiul Islam, Dollar Mahmud, Marshal Ayub, Myshukur Rahman, Sagir Hossain Pavel, Shahadat Hossain, Nazmul Hossain Milon along with team manager Zahid Razzak Masum were present.