Afghanistan Cricket League 2017 (Shpageeza) Players Auction, Overseas Player
The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) held the player auction for the fourth edition of the franchise-based Twenty20 league held at a popular hotel in central Kabul on Thursday (May 25) night
Some of the international cricket stars like Tamim Iqbal, Umar Akaml, Kamran Akmal, Babar Azam, Sean Williams, Sohail Tanveer and some other player to play in Shpageeza Cricket League T20 2017.
Notable overseas buys at Shpageeza Cricket League 2017 Auction
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Imrul Kayes, Sabbir Rahman
West Indies: Rayad Emrit
Zimbabwe: Sikandar Raza, Solomon Mire, Sean Williams, Hamilton Masakadza
Pakistan: Umar Akmal, Sohail Tanvir, Kamran Akmal, Rumman Raees, Sohail Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan
ACB hopes to extend the popularity of the competition, scheduled to be played at Kabul International Cricket Stadium from July 18 to 28, to the rest of the cricket world.
The six-team tournament will feature players from Pakistan, Bangladesh, West Indies and Zimbabwe, apart from the top Afghan cricketers, with the International Cricket Council giving its stamp of approval for the tournament.
Team Squad for Shpageeza Cricket League T20 2017
- Speenghar Tigers (SGT)
- Mis-E-Ainak Knights (MEAK)
- Kabul Eagles (KE)
- Boost Defenders (BD)
- Amo Sharks (AS)
- Band-E-Amir Dragons (BEAD)
Band-E-Amir Dragons: Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nawaz, Sohail Tanveer, Umar Akmal, Muslim Musa, Arif Khan, Tahsinullah Sultani, Shahidullah Kamal, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shaheedi, Javed Ahmadi, Qasim Oryakhail, Habibullah
Mis-E-Ainak Knights: Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, Sikandar Raza, Nawaz Khan, Naveen ul Haq, Dawlat Zadran, Zamir Khan, Ghami Zadran, Nasir Jamal, Ihsan Jannat, Hafiz, Rahim Mangal, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Nisar Wahdat
Speenghar Tigers: Noor Ali Zadran, Samiullah Shinwari, Sean Williams, Abdullah Adil, Imran Khan (Jr), Abdullah Adil, Nijat Masood, Abudul Wasi, Rokhan Barikzai, Amir Hamza, Younus Ahmadzai, Tamim Iqbal, Murad Ali Murad, Fazal Haq
Boost Defenders: Nawroz Mangal, Gulbadin Naib, Rumman Raees, Abdul Baqi, Nasim Baras, Fazal Naizi, Rayad Emrit, Munir Ahmad Kakar, Nasir Omar, Waheedullah Shafaq, Imrul Kayes, Shabir Noori, Juma Gull, Zia Akbar
Kabul Eagles: Hashmatullah Shahidi, Karim Sadiq, Shawkat Zaman, Kamran Akmal, Hamid Hassan, Abdullah Mazari, Farid Malik, Nasratullah Qurashi, Abdullah Mazari, Karim Jannat, Solomen Mire, Khaiber Omar, Mohammad Sabir Rahman, Imran Jannat, Sayed Abdullah, Ibrahim Abdurrahimzai
AMO Sharks: Masakadza Hamilton, Tahir Adil, Afsar Zazai, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Yameen Ahmadzai, Mohammad Alam, Nasir Totakhil, Anwar Ali, Rahmat Sahak, Noor ul Haq Malakzai, Fazal Zazai, Sohail Khan