MI & CSK interested in English Batsman Tom Banton.
Almost 4 months to begin new season of the richest cricket premier league. Already, all the news regarding IPL 2020 has making headlines in that way we got another exciting news. Defending Champions Mumbai Indians and the runner-up of IPL 2019 Chennai Super King’s interested in Young English Batsman Tom Banton.
Tom Banton is a right-handed top order batsman who is currently playing for Qalender in the Abu Dhabi T10 league. He is already set for a BBL stint with the Brisbane Heat. The right-hand batsman made his T20 debut for county Cricket team Somerset in 2017. He has played 17 T20 matches for Somerset and scored 591 runs at an average of 39.40. The 20-year-old Tom has 1 century and 4 fifties in his T20 cricket career for Somerset.
Here’s the Video of Tom Banton’s Batting:
The IPL 2020 auction will take place in Kolkata on December 19th 2019.
Chennai Super Kings, released Sam Billings, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Dhruv Shorey, David Willey and Mohit Sharma on Friday. CSK is looking to go in the auction with Rs. 14.6 crore purse value.
Meanwhile, Mumbai Indians have released Yuvraj Singh, Evin Lewis, Adam Milne, Jason Behrendorff, Barinder Sran, Ben Cutting and Pankaj Jaiswal. Defending Champions waiting to go in the auction with the whopping amount of Rs. 13.05 crore.