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Yusuf Pathan Becomes First Indian Male Cricketer to Sign for Foreign T20 League stat : News18

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Yusuf Pathan Becomes First Indian Male Cricketer to Sign for Foreign T20 League

as informed in Yusuf Pathan will be the first Indian cricketer to play in an overseas franchise-based T20 league after signing a deal with Kowloon Cantons for the second edition of the Hong Kong Twenty20 League on Saturday.
According to the report, Pathan has confirmed receiving an NOC from both the BCCI as well as the Baroda Cricket Association.
According to an ESPNcricinfo report, Yusuf Pathan is the third big signing for Kowloon after Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi and England’s Tymal Mills in the league that is scheduled to run from March 8 to 12.
Read more | Mohammad Irfan and two others questioned in Pakistan Super League spot-fixing rowOther teams in the league are Galaxy Gladiators Lantau, City Kaitak and Hong Kong Island United.
“This is amazing news and we are very appreciative of the BCCI in granting this NOC (Non Objection Certificate),” he was quoted as saying.

Yusuf Pathan set to become first Indian to play in franchise-based T20 league abroad

as informed in All-rounder Yusuf Pathan becomes the first Indian men’s cricketer to be drafted in any overseas Twenty20 (T20) league as he gets a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to play in the Hong Kong T20 League.
“I am very excited about being a part of the Kowloon Cantons family for the T20 in Hong Kong.
The four-team T20 League is scheduled to commence on March 8.
Cricket Hong Kong chief executive Tim Cutler told EspnCricinfo, “This is amazing news and we are very appreciative of the BCCI in granting this NOC [Non Objection Certificate.
Yusuf will represent Kowloon Cantons in the second season of the league and will have names like Shahid Afridi, Tymal Mills and Calum McLeod as his teammates in the tournament.

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