Melbourne Stars have secured Afghanistan spinner Zahir Khan forward of the upcoming version of the Huge Bash League (BBL) starting December 10.
The 21 year-old left-arm wrist spinner is anticipated to be out there for the complete BBL season, the franchise stated on Wednesday.
“I am actually wanting ahead to enjoying for the Stars throughout this BBL season. The squad is wanting robust and I might wish to thank the membership for giving me the possibility to be a part of it. Collectively I’m positive we are going to construct a profitable season,” Zahir stated.
Zahir’s signing follows final week’s affirmation the membership has additionally secured England’s Jonny Bairstow and West Indian Nicholas Pooran on the membership’s worldwide roster.
He performed eight matches for the Brisbane Warmth final season, taking eight wickets and has represented groups within the Indian Premier League, Caribbean Premier League and Pakistan Tremendous League.
“We’re wanting ahead to having Zahir on board for this season. His left arm wrist spin will give us a wide range of choices. Along with Adam Zampa, Tom O’Connell, Clint Hinchliffe and the assist our skipper Glenn Maxwell, we’re happy with the group of spinners we’ll have out there over the course of the season,” stated Stars head coach David Hussey.