Desert T20 2017 Team Squads, Players List, International Twenty20 International
The 2017 Desert T20 is an international Twenty20 cricket tournament that is scheduled to be held at the ICC Academy Ground in Dubai from 14th – 20th January, The matches will be played in Dubai and Abu Dhabi from January 14 to 20.
The eight Associate Members that have T20I status were scheduled to take part. Papua New Guinea declined to participate and were replaced by Namibia. Desert T20 2017 involve seven T20 Associate & Affiliate nations (UAE, Ireland, Scotland, Afghanistan, Netherlands, Oman & HKG) and Namibia. Desert T20 2017 Scheduled to play from Jan 14 to Jan 20, 2017.
The Emirates Cricket Board have to host it and With the World T20 every four years its an opportunity to all the Associates to play each other and climb the global rankings.
Inaugural Desert T20 Tournament to start January 14th 2017 in the United Arab Emirates.
Teams Participate in Desert T20 2017
- Hong Kong
- United Arab Emirates
Squads for Participate nations in Desert T20 2017
United Arab Emirates (UAE) Team Squad: Amjad Javed (c), Mohammed Shahzad, Shaiman Anwar, Rohan Mustafa, Mohammed Usman, Rameez Shahzad, Ghulam Shabbir, Mohammed Qasim, Adnan Mufti, Mohammed Naveed, Ahmed Raza, Imran Haider, Mohammed Shanil, Zahoor Ahmed
Ireland (IRE) Team Squad: William Porterfield (c), Andrew Balbirnie, Joshua Little, George Dockrell, Jacob Mulder, Andrew McBrine, Kevin O’Brien, Barry McCarthy, Boyd Rankin, Greg Thompson, Paul Stirling, Stuart Thompson, Gary Wilson, Craig Young
Scotland (SCO) Team Squad: Kyle Coetzer (c), Richie Berrington, Matthew Cross, Josh Davey, Calum MacLeod, Con de Lange, Michael Leask, Craig Wallace, George Munsey, Safyaan Sharif, Mark Watt, Chris Sole, Brad Wheal
Afghanistan (AFG) Team Squad: Asghar Stanikzai(c), Mohammad Shahzad, Amir Hamza, Dawlat Zadran, Gulbadin Naib, Fareed Ahmad, Karim Janat, Mohammad Nabi, Najeeb Tarakai, Najibullah Zadran, Rashid Khan, Naveen-ul-Haq, Samiullah Shenwari
Hong Kong (HK) Team Squad: Babar Hayat(c), Kyle Christie, Christopher Carter, Anshuman Rath, Ehsan Khan, Cameron McAulsan, Ehsan Nawaz, Mohammad Khan, Nizakat Khan, Nadeem Ahmed, Shahid Wasif, Waqas Barkat, Tanveer Ahmed, Waqas Khan
Netherlands Team Squad: Peter Borren (c), Wesley Barresi, Ahsan Malik, Vivian Kingma, Michael Rippon, Stephan Myburgh, Pieter Seelaar, Max O’Dowd, Roelof van der Merwe, Timm van der Gugten, Tobias Visee, Paul van Meekeren, Sikander Zulfiqar
Namibia Team Squad: Sarel Burger(c), Christopher Coombe, Gerhard Erasmus, Stephan Baard, Jan Frylinck, JP Kotze, Zane Green, Mika Mutumbe, Bernard Scholtz, Colin Peake, JJ Smit, Craig George Williams, Gerrie Snyman, Louis van der Westhuizen
Oman Team Squad: Sultan Ahmed(c), Bilal Khan, Aqib Ilyas, Khawar Ali, Mehran Khan, Ajay Lalcheta, Mohammad Nadeem, Arun Poulose, Sufyan Mehmood, Rajeshkumar Ranpura, Zeeshan Maqsood