Zimbabwean all-rounder Malcolm Waller has been roped in by Rajshahi Kings for the upcoming Bangladesh Premier League (BPL_ season.
Rajshahi franchise has already confirmed the news by posting a status on Facebook. They wrote, “The veteran T20 specialist from Zimbabwe, Malcolm Waller joins the ranks of Rajshahi Kings!
“Malcolm Waller is a middle order heavy hitting batsman with a strike rate of 136 and an average of 27. He is also a right arm off break bowler with great economy and strike rate. Picked up 4 wickets at the recently finished ODI series against Sri Lanka.”
Waller played in BPL before. In 2015 season of BPL he played for Dhaka Dynamites. Waller has played 12* Tests, 70 ODIs and 28 T20Is for Zimbabwe so far. Moreover, Waller has played 81 Twenty20 matches in his career and scored 1492 runs in 73 innings at 136.13 strike rate.
It should be noted that Rajshahi Kings also retained the skipper Darren Sammy, Samit Patel and James Franklin. Also Caribbean batsman Lendl Simmons has signed up with them.