CPL 2021 Update From Barbados Tridents

IPL 2021’s Most Expensive Player Chris Morris To Join The Team

The South African all-rounder Chris Morris is said to be the most expensive player in IPL history. In the Caribbean Premier League 2021, he will be playing for the Barbados Tridents. The Rajasthan Royals bought him for INR 16.25 for the IPL 2021, and he managed to deliver. With Chris Morris on the team, the Barbados Tridents focuses on winning the Caribbean Premier League.

The Barbados Trident squad that Chris Morris will be playing besides include; Raymon Reifer, Shai Hope, Jason Holder, Kyle Mayors, Justine Greaves, Hayden Walsh, Joshua Bishop, Johnson Charles, Mohammad Amir, Nyeem Young, Shafiullah Ghafri, Azam Khan, Smit Patel, Thisara Perera, Ashley Nurse and Oshane Thomas.

Chris Morris is going to be playing the Caribbean Premier League for the first time. He is an excellent match-winner with bowling skills. He can be helpful during the death overs due to his excellent speed. Chris Morris has unique abilities which can help change the course of the game. His hard-hitting abilities are to thank for that.

His excellence in T20s makes him a valuable liability for the team. The Barbados Tridents’ expensive player Chris Morris managed to pick a tally of 289 wickets in 230 T20 matches. He also scored 1849 runs at a strike rate of 150.69. Chris Morris playing in the CPL 2021 is a significant boost for the Barbados Tridents.

With lots of threatening opponents like the Trinbago Knight Riders, the Barbados trident made sure to grab additional two Caribbean Premier League titles in 2014 and 2019. They made sure to build an unbreakable squad ahead of the CPL 2021 as they have eyes on the third title. The Barbados Tridents have made preparations, and their winning depends heavily on the all-rounders like Jason Holder with the help of Thisara Perera and Chris Morris. Smit Patel and Mohammad Amir were also added to the squad for extra advantage and strength.

The latest information states that there will be 33 matches in the Caribbean Premier League 2021. St. Kitts and Nevis will be hosting the games at Warner Park. In 2020, the matches were hosted in Trinidad and Tobago. The Caribbean Premier League is scheduled to start on the 28th of August, with the final game playing on the 19th of September.

Chris Morris had a base price of INR 75 lakh. This invited a colossal battle that made the Mumbai Indians, the Royal Challengers Bangalore, and the royals fighting to have Protea. He was then bought at a higher price in the IPL auction.

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Reference Resource:

  • https://www.business-standard.com/article/sports/ipl-2021-auction-chris-morris-most-expensive-player-at-rs-16-25-crore-121021900036_1.html
  • myindianews.com/ipl-2021-chris-morris-sold-at-the-most-expensive-price-now



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