Mishra to feature in India’s IPL
14 February 2012, 17:01
Kenyan Middle-order batsman Tanmay Mishra has become the first Kenyan
to feature in the Indian Premier League (IPL) after being named on the
roster of the Deccan Chargers, the franchise that represents the city of
Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
The world’s top Twenty20
cricket competition and the second highest paid league based on pro rata
first team salaries,second only to the NBA.
Mishra was one of the young faces brought into the Kenyan side in
2006 as the selectors looked to rebuild an ageing side, and he responded
with great maturity as he made his One Day International debut against
Zimbabwe in Bulawayo on Feb 25 the same year.
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