Challengers have roped in Shoriful Islam, Sabbir Rahman, and Afif Hossain for the eighth edition of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League T20 2022. According to the BBPL Governing Council rules, each franchise was allowed to pick one local player and three foreign players through direct signing.
Earlier, Challengers signed West Indies hard-hitter Kennar Lewis, English Allrounder Will Jacks, and Bangladesh spinner Nasum Ahmed as direct signing. Paul Nixon is the head coach of Chattogram Challengers. He is two times CPL Champion & Head Coach of Leicestershire County Club.
Delta Sports Limited (Akhtar Group) is the owner of the Chattogram Challengers. A total of 34 matches will be played in a round-robin league format. Along with that, three play-offs and final will be held in three venues in Dhaka, Chattogram, and Sylhet.
Local Player List: Nasum Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Afif Hossain, Shamim Hossain, Mukidul Islam Mugdho, Sabbir Rahman, Mrittunjoy Chowdhury, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Naeem Islam, Akbor Ali
Foreign Player List: Benny Howell, Kennar Lewis, Chadwick Walton, Rayad Emrit, Rezaur Raja, Will Jacks.