108 Players Selected in APL 2017 Auction: Asian Premier League T20 2017 Team Squad
APL 2017 Auction was held at Hotel De’La Annapurna on 12th June in which the team owners selected 108 players out of 150 shortlisted players. Players from Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) selected in the Auction.
IPL player Karanveer Singh also plays in the tournament. Some current and former international players like Tilakratne Dilshan, Rana Naveed ul Hassanalso also part of league tournament.
The Asian Premier League 2017 is an inaugural edition of the tournament, features 19 matches (including 15 group league matches, two semifinals, 3rd place playoff and final).
Players selected in Asian Premier League T20 2017 Auction
The Nepali players sold in the auction were Bhupendra Thapa, Siddhant Raj Shahi, Amar Singh Routela and Rajbir Singh.
- Dubai Warriors
- Nepal Storms
- Bangladesh Tigers
- Afghanistan Bulls
- Indian Stars
- Srilankan Lions
Indian Stars Team Squad: Swapnil Patil (c), Karanveer Singh, Gurmeet Singh, Puneet Bhati, Sandeep Jangir, Manjinder Singh, Rajat Sharma, Simrat Bawa, Amar Karanwal, Sagar Sharma, Pawan Sahu, Deepak Chauhan, Kuldeep Singh, Sachin Kumar, Hardeep Brar, Amandeep Singh, Suresh Kumar, Ajit Chaudhary
Sri Lankan Lions Team Squad: Tilakratne Dilshan (c), Vishva Gayashan, Nishan Samarakkody, Dinesh Nakrani, Malintha, Rashmina, Sudesh Indunal, Sandun Samarakoddy, Roshan Wijesinghe, Chandan Sharma, Karan Walia, Akash Goutal, Sanjay Khichad, Kartik Kuruveti, Mohd. Nizamuddin, Utsav Chandra, Nikhil Namdev, Kamlesh Yadav
Afghanistan Bulls Team Squad: Rana Naveed ul Hassan (c), Brian Chari, Mohd. Faran, Salman Randhawa, Suraj Badoriya, Deepak Bhati, Kulwinder Singh, Lovedeep Brar, Sunil Kumar, Raghav Bali, Pawan Yadav, Malwinder, Savan Pahariya, Rohit Siani, Sachin Mayur, Gaurav Sharma, Parwinder Manhera, Shamshad Khan
Nepal Storms Team Squad: Stuart Macgill (c), Paresh Lohani, Kamil Khan, Anil Sharma, Vineet Dhyani, Sarvesh Shrishat, Shyammohan Srivastava, Bhupendra Thapa, Amar Singh Routela, Siddhant Raj Sahi, Pawan Chandel, Dishant Yadav, Jitender Sharma, Rahul Panday, Rajveer Singh, Danjay Tyagi, Ashish Bisht, Saurabh
Bangladesh Tigers Team Squad: Al Amin Hossian (c), Haseeb Amjad, Touqeer Riasat, Sagir ul Hassan, Anwar Hossain, Prabhath Nuwan, Susantha Kulathilaka, Anku Dubey, Viraj Lakaruwan, Naveen Poonia, Mohd. Karim, Pawan Kumar, Quazi Zeesan Ahmad, Sanjog Binkar, Vicky Chauhan, Karan Gupta, Mohd. Ibrahim, Sanket Sahu
Dubai Warriors Team Squad: Abdul Shakoor (c), Ravi Verma, Sandeep Singh, Ali Malik, Dawood Ejaz, Kasish Nidha, Harshana, Ramesh Panchal, Abhinandan Kalia, Vijay Yadav, Satish Kumar, Pradeep Kumar, Amit Kumar, Pranab Batra, Dhamika, Sajitha Asangha, Mohammad Imran, Deepak Arora