Michael Vaughan desires the teen to play within the County Championship as an alternative of IPL. © Instagram
England batter Tom Banton is likely one of the most enjoyable stars within the T20 circuit however former England captain Michael Vaughan has requested the England Cricket Board (ECB) to withdraw him from the upcoming IPL season. Vaughan desires the teen to play within the County Championship and make a declare for England’s Take a look at crew.
Banton was snapped up by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for his base worth of Rs 1 crore.
“If I had been in cost I’d be on the telephone this week to Tom Banton telling him to surrender his IPL deal and play the primary few weeks of the county season for Somerset as a result of there’s a slot accessible at No 6 within the Take a look at aspect,” Vaughan wrote in a column for Telegraph Sport.
“I’ve seen sufficient of Banton to know he’s a celebrity within the making. I am unsure a stint within the IPL proper now, when he won’t get plenty of recreation time, is what he wants at this stage of his profession.