The Walton Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League 2017-18 starts from tomorrow (Monday). 12 teams are participating in the competition this year. The Players draft was held on January 20. Before start of the competition, three players have completed post-draft transfers in line with clause 26 of the ‘Regulations for PLAYERS’ DRAFT Programme of Walton Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League 2017-18’. Post-draft players are (Mashrafe Bin Mortaza from Shinepuker Cricket Club to Abahani Limited, Anamul Haque Bijoy from Khalaghar Shamaj Kalyan Shamity to Abahani Limited and Hasan Mahmud from Abahani Limited to Khalaghar Shamaj Kalyan Shamity).
This year matches will be held at Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium, Fatullah and Bangladesh Krira Shikha Protisthan (BKSP-3) and (BKSP-4), Savar. Players selected in the Bangladesh National Squad will be available for their respective teams from 19 February to 02 March and from 22 March 2018 onwards.
Participating teams are : Gazi Group Cricketers, Abahani Limited, Mohameddan Sporting Club, Legends of Rupganj, Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club, Kalabagan Krira Chakra, Sheikh Jamal Dhanmoni Club, Prime Bank Cricket Club, Khelaghar Samaj Kallyan Samiti, Agrani Bank Cricket Club, Brothers Union, ShainePukur Cricket Club.