Development was announced on Twitter on Tuesday
Sports – Posted: May 25, 2021 | Last Updated: 3 hours ago
Posted: May 25, 2021 | Last Updated: 3 hours ago
Barbados Tridents has signed star left-arm pacer Mohammad Amir for the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2021.
The development was announced by the league on Twitter on Tuesday.
BREAKING NEWS – The @BIMTridents have signed @iamamirofficial for CPL 2021 🇵🇰 Read more on team signings here ➡️ https://t.co/GxFCubLo8r #CPL21 #CPLDraft #MohammadAmir #CricketPlayedLouder pic.twitter.com/Led7GorTo2
— CPL T20 (@CPL) May 25, 2021
It will be the
first time when Amir will take part in the CPL which is set to be organised in
August later this year.
The left-armer has
already announced his retirement from international cricket after having
differences with the current Pakistan team management.
Amir has represented the Men-in-Green in 36
Tests, 61 ODIs and 50 T20Is in his career where he managed to claim 259
wickets, which included five five-wicket hauls.
In T20 cricket,
the Karachi Kings pacer has played in 190 matches where he managed to claim 220
wickets at an average of 22.50, which included two five-wicket hauls.