The 12th edition of the US Open Cricket will get underway in Lauderhill, Florida on December 15 – find below the complete squad list and players of the eight participating teams.
US Open Cricket 2020 is set to begin in Florida on Tuesday, the 12th edition of a tournament that has offered young American players the chance to rub shoulders with some of the big names in the game.
Eight teams – 22 Yards Sultan, US All Stars, Somerset Cavaliers, Samp Army, Brampton Pacers CC, Atlanta Param Veers, Punjab Blues and Afghan Zwanan CC – will compete over five days for the trophy, with as many as three matches being played every day.
The eight teams have been divided into two groups. The tournament will be played at the Central Broward County Regional Park Cricket Stadium between December 15 and 20, with the top two teams from each group making it to the semi-finals.
This time around, there are some big names participating in the series. Atlanta Param Veers boast in their squad the self-titled Universe Boss Chris Gayle. Andre Russell, the most devastating all-rounder on his day, is with Somerset Cavaliers, while England World Cup-winner Liam Plunkett is part of the US All Stars.
There are some other notable names to watch out for too. Below, we have the complete players list and squads for all the eight teams.
US Open Cricket 2020 Squad List – 22 Yards Sultan
Trevon Griffith, Ahad Malek (c), Asad Ali, Jatinder Singh, Dane Piedt, Christopher Barnwell, Kevin Sinclair, Ashmead Nedd, Jessy Singh, Devendra Bishoo, Aaqib Sulheri, Sherfane Rutherford, Adnan Bajwa, Chadwick Walton, Anthony Bramble, Rikin Parikh, Ameeq Khan, Touqueer Abbasi, Charan Singh, Eraj Abidi
US Open Cricket 2020 Squad List – US All Stars
Zishawn Qureshi (c), Zeeshan Ashraf, Ali Shafique, Jaskaran Malhotra, Rizwan Cheema, Ravinderpal Singh, Ali Khan, Liam Plunkett, Saad Zafar, Rajesh Sharma, Herlando Johnson, Honey Gori, Naseer Khan, Damien Rowe, Omari Williams, Abdullah Shah, Samih Saddiq, Abdullah Shaikh, Christopher Lamont, Sameer Khan
US Open Cricket 2020 Squad List – Somerset Cavaliers
Syed Najaf Shah (c), Andre Russell, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Sohaib Maqsood, Navin Stewart, Kennar Lewis, Shawn Findlay, Ali Imran, Gudakesh Motie, Aaron Jones, Sami Aslam, Asad Ghous, Rusty Theron, Paul Gordon Wintz, Akshay Homraj, Syed Abdullah, Gauranshu Sharma, Yasir Mohammad, Krishmar Santokie, Muhammad Irfan
US Open Cricket 2020 Squad List – Samp Army
Abhiram Bolisetty, Aditya Gupta, Akul Gupta, Aryan Shah, Gaurav Khanna, Hitesh Patel, Kunal Sehgal, Nilesh Patil, Prit Patel, Rohan Phadke, Sanjay Stanley (c), Sarnam Patel, Owais Jeelani, Chandu Kasireddy, Akash Joshi (wk), Mujtaba Tariq, Akshar Patel, Utkarsh Srivastava, Gautham Ravindran, Aryan Ghotkar
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US Open Cricket 2020 Squad List – Brampton Pacers CC
Jagjit Randhawa (c), Leonardo Julien (wk), Waqas Butt, Asad Zaidi, Jagdeep Randhawa, Ranjeet Singh, Tejinder Dhaliwal, Sukhjinder Sangha, Junaid Siddiqui, Salman Nazar, Sukhdeep Brar, Ranveer Singh, Balkar Kainth, Dunae Nathaniel, Zikriya Sattar, Ricky Nayar, Dale Africa, Fuad Azadi
US Open Cricket 2020 Squad List – Atlanta Param Veers
Rayad Emrit (c), Chris Gayle, Param Patel, Akeal Hosien, Khary Pierre, Darpankumar Patel, Damien Ebanks, Wayne Parnell, Fabian Allen, Marquino Mindley, Kissoondath Magram, Garth Garvey, Steven Taylor, Delray Rawlins, Corey Anderson, Kesrick Williams, Evroy Dyer, Mark Parchment, Heer Patel, Ishmael Parchment
US Open Cricket 2020 Squad List – Punjab Blues
Gary Bhullar, Harry Bhullar, Gurinder Saini, Iknoor Singh, Sachal Magon, Mohd Asif, Amitoze Singh, Nikhil Kanchan, Rranaq Sharma, Jay Singh, Tirth Patel, Aditya Joshi, Abhimanyu Rajp, Chetan Rajput, Masoom Patel, Derwin Christian, Sainikeathen Reddy, Saurabh Joshi, Zubair Ilyas, Vinay Chauhan
US Open Cricket 2020 Squad List – Afghan Zwanan CC
Siva Kumar, Nawaz Khan, Harish Kakani, Ronsford Beaton, Assad Fudadin, Cody Chetty, Mario Rampersaud (wk), Dominique Rikki, Gaurav Bajaj, Ryan Francis, Earl Henningham, Kirk Thomson, Zia Shahzad, Zaki Sultani, Akeem Dodson, Esa Kunarai, Sher Afzal, Taha Jamal, Shakaib Rehan Reahimi, Mohmmad Chowdhury
You can find all the live telecast and streaming details of US Open Cricket 2020 here.