The inaugural edition of T10 Cricket League will be played this year in December. In the first edition of T10 Cricket League, 6 teams will play for the title. The T10 League tournament all set to begin from December 14. The tournament will be played between December 14 and December 17, 2017.
Ahead of the inaugural edition of T10 Cricket League, the draft was held on Sunday night. Pakistan’s speedster Mohammad Amir became the first International player to be picked in the auction. He will play for Maratha Arabians, who will be mentored by Pakistan’s swing of king Wasim Akram and led by the destructive opener Virender Sehwag.
Maratha Arabians franchise went to pick Imad Wasim, Alex Hales and Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara. While the destructive player Shahid Afridi was bought by Pakhtoons, Kieron Pollard was picked by Kerala Kings which will led by Eoin Morgan.
T10 Cricket League 2017 Squads:
Maratha Arabians Squad: Virender Sehwag, Kumar Sangakkara, Shaiman Anwar, Zahoor Khan, Imad Wasim, Alex Hales, Mohammad Sami, Lendl Simmons, Junaid Khan, Rilee Rossouw, Hardous Viljoen, Kamran Akmal, van der Merwe, Wayne Parnell, Ross Whiteley
Kerala Kings Squad: Rohan Mustafa, Imran Haider, Keiron Pollard, Sohail Tanveer, Shakib Al Hasan, Liam Plunkett, Chadwick Walton, Wahab Riaz, Paul Sterling, Samuel Badree, Nicholas Pooran, Rayad Emrit, Ryan ten Doeschate, Babar Hayat
Pakhtoons Squad: Shahid Afridi, Amjad Javed, Saqlain Haider, Tamim Iqbal, Dwayne Smith, Ahmad Shahzad, Mohammad Nabi, Mohammad Irfan, Sohail Khan, Umar Gul, Najibullah Zadran, Shaheen Afridi
Punjabi Legends Squad: Shoaib Malik, Ghulam Shabber, Shareef Asadullah, Umar Akmal, Chris Jordan, Carlos Brathwaite, Misbah Ul Haq, Adil Rashid, Luke Ronchi, Fahim Ashraf, Abdul Razzaq, Rangana Herath, Dawlat Zadran, Usama Mir
Colombo Lions: Lahiru Thirimanne, Dilshan Munaweera, Kithuruwan Vithanage, Angelo Jayasinghe, Dinesh Chandimal, Thisara Perera, Nipun Karunanayake, Angelo Perera, Shehan Jayasuriya, Alankara Asanka, Wanidu, Hasaranga, Kasun Madushanka, Vishwa Fernando, Sachithra Senanayake, Jeffery Vandersay
Bengal Tigers Squad: Mohammad Naveed, Rameez Shahzad, Mohammed Naveed, Saqlain Haider, Mustafizur Rahman, Sunil Narine, Darren Sammy, Darren Bravo, Rumman Raees, Andre Fletcher, Mohammad Nawaz, Rovman Powell, Anwar Ali, Johnson Charles, Ryan Mclaren, Hassan Khan