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August 19, 2017
Wright brothers fly high: Luke’s brother Ashley takes over King’s assistant coach spot

Ashley Wright, the older sibling of Rajshahi King star Luke Wright will be joining the King’s on the capacity of an assistant coach. In January 2016, Wright was appointed director of cricket for the Guernsey Cricket Board (GCB), a position which includes the role of head coach of the Guernsey national team. He was formerly…

August 18, 2017
Darren Sammy chooses Rajshahi Kings over T20 Global League

There was a rumor ongoing that Darren Sammy might opt to play for T20 Global League, the newly launched franchise league from South Africa. Rajshahi Kings fans were tensed, would their King of Hearts – the leader who put them to BPL 2016 final, come back to them? South Africa is launching their own franchise…

August 1, 2017
Kings Men: Mushfiqur the King In The North!

The maiden voyage of Rajshahi Kings at last BPL season was both inspiring and exhilarating. At their first run, Rajshahi reached the very last game of the tournament and became Runner-up. Rajshahi made it count in the most impressive way one could think of. They defied all the odds, silenced all the critics and made…

July 11, 2017
Kings Men: Crank the Frank!

James Franklin is with the Rajshahi Kings once again. Last time a late addition to the Kings squad, James Franklin displayed his marvelous pinch hitting abilities and scored 162 runs with an average of 54 and at an astounding strike rate of 143! His towering presence with the ball, bat and at the field gave…

July 10, 2017
Kings Men: Summit the Samit, can you top this?

Samit Patel was an invaluable member of Rajshahi Kings in the last season of BPL. He was our third highest run scorer and fourth highest wicket taker. An altogether great all round performance that saw Rajshahi Kings through to the finals of BPL 2016. King Samit is now even more hungry and ferocious and enjoying…

June 29, 2017
Kings Men: Caribbean master blaster Lendl Simmons joins Rajshahi Kings

We gladly announce that Rajshahi Kings have confirmed the inclusion of West Indies Batsman Lendl Simmons in the upcoming BPL. He played for Khulna Titans in the previous campaign of BPL. One of the seasoned campaigners of BPL, Simmons has scored over five thousand runs with a century. He has also enjoyed a successfull career…

March 24, 2017
Kings Road: Reza – when experience shines

Farhad Reza, a middle-order batsman who bowls useful medium-pace, was called up to the national squad for the tour of Zimbabwe in July 2006 after scoring the most runs in the previous year’s domestic league. He got his chance in the second one-day international and became the first Bangladeshi to score a fifty – off…