Global T20 League Squad: The T20 Global League is South Africa’s premier Twenty20 cricket tournament held by the Cricket South Africa. The inaugural T20 Global League will feature total eight teams based on popular cities of South Africa. The tournament is scheduled to start in November while the final is set to take place on December 16, 2017. The T20 Global players draft is finished and here are the complete 2017 T20 Global League teams squads and players list.
Chris Morris, the first player picked by the Durban Qalanders for an R1.75 million. Albie Morkel, Dale Steyn, Morne Morkel and Alex Hales are among the players who got the same money in the players draft. The name foreign and South African marquee players have been revealed by the Cricket South Africa. There are 16 marquee players including nine current South Africa internationals and eight big foreign players in the world.
T20 Global League Teams
The teams who are participating in the T20 Global League are based on 8 cities across South Africa.
|Cape town Knight Riders||Newlands|
|Port Elizabeth||St. George’s Park|
|Johannesburg Daredevils||Wanderers Stadium|
|Benoni Zalmi||Willowmoore Park|
2017 T20 Global League Squads & Players List
Check out the full list of T20 Global League teams squads and complete team profile.
Owner: Javed Afridi
Home ground: Willowmoore Park
Coach: Graeme Smith
Marquee South African: Quinton de Kock
Marquee international: Jason Roy (ENG)
Squad: Albie Morkel, Wahab Riaz (PAK), Umar Akmal (PAK), Lungi Ngidi, David Wiese, Eddie Leie, Pite van Biljon, Leus du Plooy, Dillon du Preez, Dean Elgar, Mohammad Nawaz (PAK), George Linde, Rivaldo Moonsamy, Calvin Savage, Carmi le Roux, Tshepo Moreki.
BLOEM CITY BLAZERS
Owner: Sushil Kumar
Home ground: Mangaung Oval
Coach: Phil Simmons
Marquee South African: David Miller
Marquee international: Kieron Pollard (WI)
Squad: Dane Paterson, Chris Jordan (ENG), Dwayne Smith (WI), Shaun von Berg, Aaron Phangiso, Morne van Wyk, Beuran Hendricks, Theunis de Bruyn, Janneman Malan, Ryan Ten Doeschate (NED), Clyde Fortuin, Rayad Emrit, Werner Coetsee, Yaseen Vallie, Akhona Mnyaka, Keegan Petersen.
CAPE TOWN KNIGHT RIDERS
Owner: Shah Rukh Khan
Home ground: Newlands
Coach: Jacques Kallis
Marquee South African: JP Duminy
Marquee international: Chris Gayle (WI)
Squad: Dale Steyn, Adil Rashid (ENG), Tom Curran (ENG), Rassie van der Dussen, James Vince (ENG), Dwaine Pretorius, Jason Smith, Rudi Second, Rory Kleinveldt, Malusi Siboto, Dinesh Ramdin (WI), Thomas Kaber, Senuran Muthusamy, Dayyaan Galiem, Pieter Malan, Aviwe Mgijima.
Owner: Fawad Rana
Home ground: Kingsmead
Coach: Paddy Upton
Marquee South African: Hashim Amla
Marquee international: Eoin Morgan (ENG)
Squad: Chris Morris, Sam Billings (ENG), Mitch McLenaghan (NZ), Bjorn Fortuin, Mohammad Hafeez (PAK), Fakhar Zaman (PAK), Junior Dala, Qaasim Adams, Migael Pretorius, Nicky van den Bergh, Prenalan Subrayen, Kelly Smuts, Marques Ackerman, Daryn Dupavillon, Mtokozisi Shezi, Cody Chetty.
Owner: Osman Osman
Home ground: SuperSport Park
Coach: Russell Domingo
Marquee South African: AB de Villiers
Marquee international: Dwayne Bravo (WI)
Squad: Morne Morkel, Farhaan Behardien, Dane Vilas, Robbie Frylinck, Keshav Maharaj, Johan Botha, Vaughn van Jaarsveld, Steven Finn (ENG), Reeza Hendricks, Diego Rosier, Khaya Zondo, Eldred Hawken, Basheeru Walters, Stephan Myburgh (NED), Tony de Zorsi, Kyle Nipper.
Owner: Cricket South Africa
Home ground: Boland Park
Coach: Stephen Fleming
Marquee South African: Faf du Plessis
Marquee international: Lasith Malinga (SRI)
Squad: Alex Hales (ENG), Tabraiz Shamsi, Wayne Parnell, Imad Wasim (PAK), Henry Davids, Mangaliso Mosehle, Wiaan Mulder, Justin Ontong, Ryan McLaren, Brendan Taylor (ZIM), Lizaad Williams, Jeewan Mendis (SRI), Rowan Richards, Craig Alexander, Grant Mokoena, Kyle Simmonds
Owner: GMR Group
Home ground: Wanderers
Coach: S Sriram
Marquee South African: Kagiso Rabada
Marquee international: Brendon McCullum (NZ)
Squad: Colin Ingram, Vernon Philander, Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Jonker, Temba Bavuma, Patrick Kruger, Yasir Shah (PAK), Nicolas Pooran, Duanne Olivier, Jonathan Vandiar, Roelof van dr Merwe, Andries Gous, Rabian Engelbrecht, Dane Piedt, Andre Malan, Zubayr Hamza.
NELSON MANDELA BAY STARS
Owner: Ajay Sethi
Home ground: St. George’s Park
Coach: Mark Boucher
Marquee South African: Imran Tahir
Marquee international: Kevin Pietersen (ENG)
Squad: JJ Smuts, Aiden Markram, Anwar Ali (PAK), Heinrich Klaasen, Junaid Khan (PAK), Dawid Malan (ENG), Sisanda Magala, Heino Kuhn, Andrew Birch, Colin Ackermann, Shadley van Schalkwyk, Sibonelo Makhanya, Wihan Lubbe, Grant Thomson, Lesiba Ngoepe, Ryan Rickelton.
The foreign marquee players who are part of the T20 Global League are Dwayne Bravo (West Indies), Chris Gayle (West Indies), Lasith Malinga (Sri Lanka), Brendon McCullum (New Zealand), Eoin Morgan (England), Kevin Pietersen (England), Kieron Pollard (West Indies) and Jason Roy (England).
The South African players who are listed as T20 Global League marquee players are Hashim Amla – Durban, Quinton de Kock – Benoni, AB de Villiers – Pretoria, JP Duminy – CKR, Faf du Plessis – Stellenbosch, David Miller – Bloemfontein, Kagiso Rabada – Johannesburg, Imran Tahir – Port Elizabeth, Hendrik Steyn – Johannesburg.
Durban Qalandar who is representing the Kingsmead in T20 competition will lead by their marquee player Hashim Amla confirmed by the chairman Fawad Rana.
The T20 Global League player draft is set to take place on August 26 and 27, after the auction, here we will update full squads of each team.