Dubai Capitals Squad For ILT20 2023

Dubai Capitals is one of the most anticipated franchises in the ILT20 tournament. The 22 members’ squad has been announced, including the 4 local UAE players and 18 international players. And along with the players, they also announced Phil Simmons as a Coach.

The Dubai Capitals team also named Rovman Powell as captain and Dasun Shanaka as vice-captain of the team for the first edition of the UAE International League T20. All franchises in the league are allowed to have a minimum of nine international players, and four slots are for UAE local players.

Dubai Capitals Has Revealed its Complete Squad For ILT20 2023

The International popular players “Rovman Powell, Joe Root, and Fabian Allen” among the 18 foreign players, are added to the Dubai Capitals lineup for the first edition of the ILT20 2023. The UAE local players are “Hazrat Luqman, Chirag Suri, Raja Akif Ullah Khan, and Jash Giyanani.


The 22 players lineup of the Dubai Capitals team for the DP World ILT20 2023

Dubai Capitals Player NameCountry
Rovman Powell (Captain)West Indies
Joe RootEngland
Robin UthappaIndia
Yusuf PathanIndia
Oliver WhiteEngland
Fred KlaassenNetherlands
Blessing MuzarbaniZimbabwe
Daniel LawrenceEngland
Sikandar RazaZimbabwe
Dushmantha ChameeraSri Lanka
Mujeeb Ur RahmanAfghanistan
George MunseyScotland
Dasun ShanakaSri Lanka
Isuru UdanaSri Lanka
Niroshan DickwellaSri Lanka
Bhanuka RajapaksaSri Lanka
Fabian AllenWest Indies
Hazratullah ZazaiAfghanistan
Hazrat LuqmanUAE
Chirag SuriUAE
Jash GinyaniUAE
Raja Akif Ullah KhanUAE

Dubai Capitals is owned by GMR Group. Phil Simmons is the head Coach and Rovman Powell has been appointed as team captain. The squad seems quite strong and balanced as they have power hitters and an experienced bowling lineup like “Mujeeb UR Rahman, Fabian Allen, and Udana”. The team also has popular seniors all-rounders like Sikandar Raza, Dasun Shanaka, and power hitters “Rovman Powell, Hazratullah Zazai, etc.

Joe Root Joined Dubai Capitals Team 2023

Joe Root Signed by Dubai Capitals Team to Play in ILT20 2023
Recently, the English Batsman Joe Root signed by Dubai Capitals franchise for the inaugural edition of the DP World ILT20 2023. The presence of Joe Root will help the combination of the team. And also, the young players can learn a lot from Joe Root, as he is a dangerous player in every format of cricket.

The first match of Dubai Capitals is set on January 13. The team will play against Abu Dhabi Knight Riders on Friday at 2:00 PM GMT (06:00 PM Local). This much-anticipated match will take place at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Hence, it will be the home ground for Dubai Capitals.


Rovman Powell, Joe Root, and Fabian Allen are among the Dubai Capitals Squad for ILT20 2023. And the four local UAE players are also added to the squad. That’s all there is to know about the Dubai Capitals squad for ILT20.

You can also read to know more about DP World ILT20 2023, and we will keep you updated on all the actions of the UAE T20 league.

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Updated: March 28, 2024 — 11:36 pm

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