Sandeep lamichhane will represent Melbourne Stars in upcoming 2018/19 Big Bash league(BBL). Melbourne stars will be fifth international franchise respresnted by Lamichhane in 2018 itself. Lamichhane will available for stars in two stint as he has previous commitment for Bangladesh premier league(BPL).He will be avilabe for first few matches for stars before leaving for full season of BPL in Bangladesh and again avilable for stars in February for few last matches and playoff. Franchise has announced English leg-spinner Matt Parkinson as international replacement for lamichhane.
Ever since Lamichhane has signed by Delhi Daredevils,he has been playing for almost all international franchise around the world. Sandeep has impressed all the cricket pundits and audiences in his stint to IPL,Global T20 Canada,CPL and lately Afghanistan premiere league.
Lamichhane has experienced of playing grade level cricket under lengendry former Aussie captain Michael Clarke in Australia late 2016, when he turned for sydney based western suburbs cricket club. During that stint when reporter asked lamichhane ”How far do you wanna go ?”(from Australian grade level cricket) ,Lamichane had told “my dream is to paly Big Bash league”.Sandeep lamichhane will be the first Associate player to represent Biggest twenty twenty cricket carnival in Australia.
Big Bash league(BPL) is the one of the prestigious and reputed franchise based twenty twenty tournament oraganised by Cricket Australia.it is watched globally and have second most audiences after IPL.