DHAKA (AFP) - Former Australian cricket captain Steve Smith will drop out of the Bangladesh most efficient League Twenty20 match due to an elbow harm after gambling simply fits, his franchise Comilla Victorians said Thursday.

"Smith has suffered an elbow harm. We are not certain how he picked it up, but the remaining two days he couldn't bat in schooling because of the hassle," Victorians  head teach Mohammad Salahuddin informed AFP.


"He had an MRI take a look at here however the result changed into now not very clean. He sent the file to Australian physicians who cautioned him to go back home without delay," he said.

Smith, who become leading Comilla in the tournament, scored just thirteen runs in his two suits, which include a duck inside the ultimate in shape, wherein his team became brushed off for a lowly 63 runs.

Salahuddin said he expected Smith to go back to the league as soon as he had recovered from the damage. He changed into scheduled to leave Dhaka at 10pm neighborhood time (sixteen:00pm GMT).

Comilla signed Smith to start with as a again-up to Pakistan s Shoaib Malik but later added him to the squad following clearance from the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).

The BCB had to begin with blocked his participation after different franchises raised objections as Smith was no longer included within the initial gamers  draft list for the event.

Smith is presently serving a one-year ban from global cricket and Australia s domestic Sheffield defend and large Bash leagues over a ball-tampering scandal ultimate 12 months.

His former deputy David Warner, who is serving a similar ban for his position inside the scandal, is likewise playing within the BPL, captaining the Sylhet Sixers franchise.

South African large hitter AB de Villiers, West Indies  Chris Gayle and England s Alex Hales are the various different worldwide stars set to play in Bangladesh s moneymaking Twenty20 league.

The BPL turned into dogged by means of fit-fixing scandals and behind schedule pay for a few overseas players after it commenced in 2011.

After a one-yr suspension in 2015 it has due to the fact that been staged with out extreme controversy.