Chris Morris – the South African all-rounder will be making his debut in the Caribbean Premier League this year as Tridents pick Morris in CPL 2021. The news of Morris in CPL 2021 came into light after it was revealed in the first-round pick by the formidable Barbados Tridents during the draft that took place on Sunday – quite some time ahead of the 2021 Season. Tridents have always been a remarkable team and with Tridents picking Morris, it is evident that the 2021 season of the CPL is scheduled to run from August 28th till September 19th will be quite enjoyable!
There were also some prominent names to mention for the first round of picks of all the franchises. For instance –
All of the above-stated information was made public before the draft was held on Friday.
It is intriguing to observe that this season, the demand for wrist-spinners witnessed an increased demand. This is a particular aspect that will surely give the 2021 CPL a dash of excitement on top of the already thrilling season!
On the other hand, the all-rounder leg-spin bowler from Sri Lanka – Wanindu Hasaranga, who set the stage on proverbial fire for the inaugural LPL back in December, was quickly picked up by the Patriots. As per sources, Hasaranga will be teaming up with Jon-Russ Jaggesar – who on the other hand is known for his carrom ball bowling variations.
Thisara Perera – the seam-bowling all-rounder, who announced his retirement from international cricket recently, also found himself a place in the Tridents’ roster. Bravo – the original slower-ball specialist, on the other hand, moved into the Patriots, which compelled the Knight Riders to snap up Isuru Udana – the left-armer from Sri Lanka.