Big Bash League: Sydney Sixers Re-Signed Carlos Brathwaite for BBL 2021-22
Caribbean cricketer Carlos Brathwaite has signed with the Sydney Sixers, the heart of the Australian franchise Cricket Big Bash for BBL 2021-22. Most recently he played for Manchester Originals in The Hundred. He will also play for the Caribbean Premier League team Jamaica.
Brathwaite also played for the Sydney Sixers in the last edition of the Big Bash. The Sydney Sixers have signed him. After the deal with the Sixers, Brathwaite said: ‘Winning the last edition and success has helped bring me back here. The success of the last event has inspired me to come here.
Brathwaite is hopeful that Sydney will be able to have a great season. He said that he is very interested in the success of Sydney. “I’m here to take on the title challenge for Sydney,” Brathwaite said.
Brathwaite has played in The Hundred Franchise League this season. Now Jamaica is preparing for the Caribbean Premier League (CPL 2021) for Talwahs.
The Sydney Sixers will have only two foreign cricketers in the squad. Apart from Brathwaite, the rest is English cricketer Tom Karan.
The Sydney Sixers will start the Big Bash season with a match against the Melbourne Stars on December 5 this year. The venue for the first match is Sydney Cricket Ground.