Talented pace-bowling all-rounder Amad Butt will not be participating in the seventh edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) due to his domestic commitments. Amad, who represents Islamabad United in the Pakistan Super League (PSL), will play for Balochistan in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy.
Amad has been replaced by Jerome Taylor in the Jamaica Tallawahs squad ahead of the commencement of the latest CPL season. The veteran pace bowler has played for Tallawahs in the past as well as representing the St Lucia Zouks.
The 35-year-old has played 46 Tests, 90 ODIs and 30 T20 internationals for the West Indies, taking 291 wickets in international cricket. He has played in T20 leagues in India, England and Bangladesh and will be representing his native Jamaica in the CPL.