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Mohammad Rizwan Ready to Play For Sussex in The 2022 Season

Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan has signed Sussex for County Championship and T20 cricket for the 2022 season. Wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan ends Australia’s tour of Pakistan on April 5 next year. After reaching England, where he will feature in the County Championship season and T20 matches, Rizwan will open the batting with Sussex opener Luke Wright.

Excited to be a part of the 2022 season

After signing the agreement, Rizwan said, “I am excited to be a part of the historic Sussex County Cricket Club for the 2022 season. I’ve always heard great things about the Sussex team and this family club was always close to my heart.”

Pak batsman further said, we will play like champions

“In my heart, I know that our youth team has the potential to beat any team. Our strength lies in our hard work, honesty, deep commitment, and self-belief: we can win, we will win, and we will play like champions. No matter what! I am looking forward to a great season.”

ODI coach Ian Salisbury said,

Sussex’s ODI coach Ian Salisbury said, “I would be lying if I said I was not really disappointed that we would lose a player of the quality of Ben Brown. Now that this has happened. So we have to look ahead and I am glad that we have been able to act fast in the last week. So that can secure one of the best keeper-batsmen in the world as a substitute. Rizwan’s first-class and Test records speak for themselves and to welcome him to Sussex for a large part of next season is a big step.”

Coach James Curtley was also excited by the news.

Sussex T20 head coach James Curtley is also excited by the news. He said, “Rizwan averages around 40 with an impressive strike rate across formats. Add to this his wicketkeeping ability and he becomes one of the most exciting cricketers in the world.”

Sussex coach welcomed Rizwan like this…

Sussex’s ODI coach Ian Salisbury said: “Welcome to Sussex next season, Rizwan. We have high hopes for him. He will be a useful addition to our team.”

Mohammad Rizwan T20 International Cricket Highest Run Scorer

Mohammad Rizwan is the highest run-scorer in T20 International cricket in the year 2021. This year he has scored 1326 runs in 26 innings of 29 T20 Internationals at an average of 73.66. This year he has also scored a century in the shortest format of cricket. Apart from this, he has also managed to score 12 half-centuries. His performance in T20 World Cup 2021 was also very good.

“He will be a good choice at the top of the order and in our Blast squad with gloves on and I am very happy to fill that gap with an international player of his caliber,” the coach added.

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