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Chris Gayle to play for Rangpur Riders in BPL

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Sports Reporter :
Superb hard-hitter Chris Gayle will play for Rangpur Riders in the fifth edition of Bangladesh Premier League. Chief Executive of Rangpur Riders Ishtiaq Sadeq confirmed this matter on Tuesday.
Earlier, Chris Gayle played for Chittagong Vikings in the fourth edition of BPL.
The owner of Rangpur Riders is now Bashundhara Group.
Rangpur Riders have already recruited Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera and two West Indies Cricketer Samuel Badree and Johnson Charles.
Besides, English cricketer Ravi Bopara will play for Rangpur Riders in the fifth edition of BPL.
Rangpur Riders are now trying to recruit South African pacer Chris Morris.
Spinner Arafat Sunny, pacer Rubel Hossain will take part for Rangpur Riders in BPL.
Besides, Rangpur Riders are trying to recruit all-rounder Nasir Hossain as an icon cricketer of their out-fit.

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