The International League T20 tournament is set to make a huge debut. Huge names are signing contracts to become part of the league. Sharjah Warriors have selected its International and UAE local players and the squad consists of some of the most popular names like Evin Lewis, Dawid Malan, Mohammed Nabi, and Moeen Ali are some great players added to the international lineup.
The local UAE players “Karthik Meiyappan, Alishan Sharafu, Junaid Siddique, and Muhammad Jawadullah are added to the 18 members squad of Sharjah Warriors for International League T20 2023.
Capri Global is the owner of the Sharjah Warriors franchise in the UAE T20 League. The name was announced in August 2022, and along with the franchise name, they also announced their 14 overseas players for the upcoming league and now they added the four local UAE players to the squad.
Sharjah Warriors International and UAE Players Lineup for ILT20 2023
Sharjah Warriors is looking up to be one of the best squads in the ILT20 tournament. It consists of Noor Ahmad, Mohammad Nabi, Naveen-ul-Haq, and Rahmanullah Gurbaz from Afghanistan. The team also selected players from England, including Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Chris Benjamin, and Dawid Malan.
According to the rules, all squads has local UAE players. Keeping that in mind, Sharjah Warriors selected Bilal Khan from Oman and JJ Smit from Namibia. Fans will also see Evin Lewis and Mark Deyal from West Indies. Below is the complete 18 players squad of Sharjah warriors including the local regional players of UAE for International League T20 2023.
|Evin Lewis||West indies|
|Chris Benjamin||South Africa|
|Mark Deyal||West indies|
Here’s what R Sridhar, the coach of Sharjah Warriors, had to say about the lineup,
“Our Afghanistan players like (Rahmanullah) Gurbaaz, Naveen (ul-Haq), and Noor (Ahmed) are extremely well versed in the UAE conditions, especially Sharjah. Add to the mix a few explosive finishers Chris Benjamin, Tom Cadmore, and a mystery spinner Mark Deyal. The two left-arm pacers JJ Smit and Bilal khan complete the lineup. We’re extremely happy,”
The Sharjah Warriors also appoints Moeen Ali as captain of the team for the first edition of the UAE International League 2023. The local UAE players are also excited to play under Moeen Ali captaincy and share the dressing room with all popular T20 game players.
That’s all there is to know Sharjah Warriors announced their complete lineup Squad for UAE T20 League 2023. The local regional players of the UAE are also added to the team and the tournament will start on 13 January 2023 next year.