The 14th edition of T20 tournament in South Africa, CSA T20 Challenge 2016 squads and a full list of players who will participate in the tournament are officially released by the Cricket South Africa. The competition is scheduled to be played from 12 November to 16 December 2016 at various venues of the Africa. Many popular Internationa players are expected to be a part of the competition. The South African international players will be unavailable for the first half of the tournament due to the Test series in Australia.
Kevin Pietersen is signed by Dolphins for the tournament and it is a five-match deal. As per the deal, he will entertain the crowd from the second half of the competition. Hard hitter all-rounder, Pollard will play for Cape Cobras this year. Here are the complete CSA T20 Challenge 2016 Squads and teams. Also Read: RCSA T20 Challenge 2016 Schedule.
The team Titans have won the titles three times while Cobras, Dolphins, Knights and the Lions have won two times each. The Warriors is the only team in the tournament who won it once. The CSA T20 Challenge cricket tournament was earlier known as Ram Slam Challenge, Standard Bank Pro 20 and MiWay 20 Challenge. The CSA T20 Challenge 2016 will be broadcasted live on Super Sports in South Africa.
CSA T20 Challenge 2016 Squads & Players
Here are the complete team squads of all six teams listed below for CSA T20 Challenge 2016.
Titans Squad: Henry Davids, Aiden Markram, Albie Morkel, Chris Morris, Daniel Sincuba, David Wiese, Farhaan Behardien, Grant Mokoena, Grant Thomson, Heino Kuhn, Heinrich Klaasen, Jonathan Vandiar, Junior Dala, Lungisani Ngidi, Malusi Siboto, Morne Morkel, Qaasim Adams, Rowan Richards, Shaun von Berg
Dolphins Squad: Vaughn van Jaarsveld, Tshepang Dithole, Sibonelo Makhanya, Robbie Frylinck, Prenelan Subrayen, Mthokozisi Shezi, Khaya Zondo(c), Keshav Maharaj, Imraan Khan, Divan van Wyk, Daryn Smit, Daryn Miles Dupavillon, Craig Alexander, Morne van Wyk, Andile Phehlukwayo, Calvin Savage , Cameron Delport, Cody Chetty, Kevin Pietersen
Cobras Squad: Justin Ontong(c), Andrew Puttick, Aviwe Mgijima, Beuran Hendricks, Dane Paterson, Zubayr Hamza, Wayne Parnell, Vernon Philander, Tshepo Moreki, Stiaan van Zyl, Rory Kleinveldt, Richard Levi, Omphile Ramela, Lizaad Williams , Keegan Petersen, Jean-Paul Duminy, Jason Smith, Dane Piedt, Dane Vilas, George Linde, Hashim Amla, Kieron Pollard
Warriors Squad: Colin Ingram, Andrew Birch, Ayabulela Gqamane, Basheeru-Deen Walters, Christiaan Jonker, Clyde Fortuin, Colin Ackermann, David White, Gihahn Cloete, JJ Smuts, Kyle Abbott, Lesiba Ngoepe, Jerry Nqolo, Michael Price, Ngazibini Sigwili, Simon Harmer, Sisanda Magala, Thandolwethu Mnyaka, Yaseen Vallie
Lions Squad: Aaron Phangiso, Alviro Petersen, Bjorn Fortuin, Devon Conway, Dominic Hendricks, Eddie Leie, Hardus Viljoen, Mangaliso Mosehle, Matt McGillivray, Nicky van den Bergh, Nono Pongolo, Rassie van der Dussen , Reeza Hendricks, Sean Jamison, Wihan Lubbe
Knights Squad: Theunis de Bruyn, Corne Dry, David Miller, Diego Rosier, Dillon du Preez, Duanne Olivier, Dylan Stanley, Letlotlo Sesele, Marchant de Lange, Mbulelo Budaza, Michael Erlank, Patrick Botha, Petrus van Biljon, Rilee Rossouw, Robin Peterson, Rudi Second, Shadley van Schalkwyk, Tumelo Bodibe, Werner Coetsee
The overseas players in the CSA T20 Challenge 2016 are
Kieron Pollard – Cape Cobras
Kevin Pietersen – Dolphins
Craig Kieswetter – Warriors