IPL desk in Mumbai 29 March 2012 - 05:15pm IST
Tamim replaces Hopes at PWI
Dashing Bangladesh opener gets contract after impressing in Asia Cup
The flamboyant Bangladesh opening batsman is in prolific form, having scored four half-centuries in the recently concluded Asia Cup. As a result, he played major role in the hosts making it to the finals of that tournament.
Tamim’s Twenty20 form, however, is modest as is reflected in his numbers in the Bangladesh Premier League. He played two matches for the Chittagong Kings, scoring eight runs.