The 48-year-old, who turned out for Trinbago Knight Riders’ in opposition to St Lucia Zouks, can also be fairly presumably the oldest participant to characteristic in a T20 league match.
Sunny Sohal, the 32-year-old former India U-19 participant, had represented Barbados Tridents within the 2018 version of the CPL, however had been picked as a US nationwide on the time.
Tambe got here rather than Sunil Narine as Knight Riders’ skipper Kieron Pollard received the toss and elected to subject on the Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain.
The spinner, who grew to become the oldest participant to be offered within the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL) participant public sale, put his identify within the CPL 2020 draft after being disqualified by the BCCI for taking part in within the T10 League within the UAE.
As per BCCI pointers, Indian gamers are at present not allowed play in abroad leagues until they’ve retired from home cricket, which Tambe did in 2018 so as to participate within the unsanctioned T10 League.
Tambe performed 33 IPL matches and snared 28 wickets at a median of 30.5. In the IPL, he had performed for Rajasthan Royals, Gujarat Lions and Sunrisers Hyderabad.
He made his IPL debut on the age of 41 in 2013.
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