Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan to play for Adelaide Strikers in Big Bash League
Adelaide Strikers have snapped up spin sensation Rashid Khan for the seventh edition of the Big Bash League, the club announced on Thursday (September 14). The 18-year-old legspinner becomes the first Afghanistan player to be signed in Australia's domestic T20 league. "I am very happy to have signed with the Strikers for the BBL," Rashid said. "It is a huge honour to be a part of such a great tournament and even more of an honour to be the first Afghanistan player to participate on the BBL stage. I look forward to linking up with my Strikers teammates and backroom staff.