Bengal Tigers is a cricket franchise team, founded in 2017. It plays in the T10 league, a professional ten-over cricket league. English player Sam Billings who is wicket-keeper cum batsman is skipper of the Bengal team. Legendary cricketer Stephen Fleming is the coach of Bengal Tigers and Anis Sajan mentors the team.
|Owner(s)||Rizwan Sajan and Neelesh Bhatnagar|
|Icon Player||Sunil Narine|
Bengal Tigers are placed in Group B along with team Maratha Arabians, Northern Warriors and Punjabi Legends. The match schedule :
22 November 2018 Bengal Tigers v Northern Warriors at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.
23 November 2018 Bengal Tigers v Maratha Arabians at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.
24 November 2018 Bengal Tigers v Punjabi Legends at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.
Sunil Narine (Icon Player), Sam Billings (Captain), Tamim Iqbal, Jason Roy, Sarfraz Ahmed
Asif Ali, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Morné Morkel, Aamer Yamin, Mohammad Nabi, Kusal Perera
Sherfane Rutherford, Kevon Cooper, Rayad Emrit, Ali Khan, Zaheer Khan, Chirag Suri, Muhammad Usman, Luke Wright and Riki Wessels.
Players to watch out
Sunil Narine was a hit with Kolkata Knight Riders and is one of the best and renowned spinners of this generation. He is the icon player of Bengal Tigers and that is for a reason. He has the capability to take multiple wickets and choke the runs down to zero very effectively.
Players like Morné Morkel and Zaheer Khan have huge amount of experience with bowling and will definitely contribute to the team greatly. They have a history of taking important wickets at crucial moments.