The KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 is scheduled to start on November 8 in Kuwait.
Organised by Kuwait Cricket Club, as many as eight teams will compete in a total of 31 matches in the KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023.
Al Hajery Team XI, Al Mulla Exchange, Ceylon Elite Cricket Club (CECC-A), Kuwait Swedish, Kuwait Under-19, NCM Investment, Stack CC and Tally D.R.F.S are the eight teams that will battle for the KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023.
As per the KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 schedule, each team will play the other seven sides once in a round-robin format. The top four teams will advance to the knockout phase which will include the Eliminator, Qualifier and final.
The team placed at the top of the standings after all the league matches will directly qualify for the final.
The third and fourth-placed teams will clash in the Eliminator. The winner of the Eliminator will face the second-placed team for a spot in the summit clash.
The KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 final will be played on December 15. Kuwait Swedish won the 2022 edition of the tournament with a 82-run win over NCM Investment in the final.
All matches in the KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 will be played at the Sulaibiya Cricket Ground in Al Jahra.
Where to watch KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 live in India?
Live streaming of the KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 will be available on the FanCode app and website in India.
There will be no live telecast of the KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 on any TV channel in India.
KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 schedule and live match start times
All match timings are in India Standard Time (IST)
Wednesday, November 8
Al Hajery Team XI vs CECC-A - 10:30 PM
Thursday, November 9
NCM Investment vs Al Mulla Exchange - 10:00 PM
Friday, November 10
Kuwait Under-19 vs Tally D.R.F.S - 10:30 AM
Kuwait Swedish vs Stack CC - 3:30 PM
Sunday, November 12
Kuwait Under-19 vs Al Hajery Team XI - 10:30 PM
Monday, November 13
Stack CC vs CECC-A - 10:30 PM
Tuesday, November 14
Tally D.R.F.S vs NCM Investment - 10:30 PM
Wednesday, November 15
Kuwait Swedish vs Al Mulla Exchange - 10:30 PM
Friday, November 17
Kuwait Swedish vs Tally D.R.F.S - 10:30 AM
CECC-A vs Al Mulla Exchange - 3:30 PM
Stack CC vs Al Hajery Team XI - 6:30 PM
Saturday, November 18
Kuwait Under-19 vs NCM Investment - 12:30 AM
Sunday, November 19
Al Hajery Team XI vs NCM Investment - 10:30 PM
Monday, November 20
Tally D.R.F.S vs CECC-A - 10:30 PM
Tuesday, November 21
Al Mulla Exchange vs Stack CC - 10:30 PM
Wednesday, November 22
Kuwait Swedish vs Kuwait Under-19 - 10:30 PM
Friday, November 24
Kuwait Under-19 vs Al Mulla Exchange - 3:30 PM
Tally D.R.F.S vs Al Hajery Team XI - 7:00 PM
Stack CC vs NCM Investment - 10:30 PM
CECC-A vs Kuwait Swedish - 10:30 PM
Sunday, November 26
Stack CC vs Kuwait Under-19 - 10:30 PM
Monday, November 27
CECC-A vs NCM Investment - 10:30 PM
Tuesday, November 28
Kuwait Swedish vs Al Hajery Team XI - 10:30 PM
Wednesday, November 29
Tally D.R.F.S vs Al Mulla Exchange - 10:30 PM
Friday, December 1
Al Mulla Exchange vs Al Hajery Team XI - 10:30 AM
Kuwait Under-19 vs CECC-A - 3:30 PM
Tally D.R.F.S vs Stack CC - 7:00 PM
NCM Investment vs Kuwait Swedish - 10:30 PM
Friday, December 8
Eliminator - 10:30 AM
Sunday, December 10
Qualifier - 10:30 PM
Friday, December 15
KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 final - 7:00 PM
KCC T20 Elite Cup 2023 teams and squads
Al Hajery Team XI: Azim Parkar, Alikyaan Ramsorwala, Safvan Imran Ismail, Husain Gheewala, Ali Asghar, Muhammad Shaheer, Riyas Mohamed, Salman Munde, Fawazan Nilikkar, Zain Fakhr, Usman Waheed (wicket-keeper), Hasan Arif, Sasanka Wishwajith, Hamoud Amanullah, Ahsan Ul Haq, Mohamed Aslam, Mohsin Javed, Ali Asghar Taheri, Sankar Varathappan (wicket-keeper), Mukammal Shah, Vikum Sanjaya, Basil Hameed
Al Mulla Exchange: Santhosh Kumar, Rajesha Poojari, Sumanraj Karunanithi, Sanjay S, Vigneshwaran M, Rama Nathan, Pradeep Subramaniyan, Shinu John, Arun Raj, Jackson Wilson (wicket-keeper), Anas Mohammed, Rajeesh Krishnan, Naveen Raj, Anudeep Chenthamara, Rejith Reji, Saleesh Chandran, Parvinder Kumar, Ansal Nazar, Clinto Anto (wicket-keeper), Nithin Saldanha, Kabeer Ahmed
Ceylon Elite Cricket Club: Ajith Sanjeewa Bandara (captain), Lasith Pushpa Kumara, Ruchira Sampath, Shehan Madushanka, Mohamed Akram, Nilantha Kumara, Sandaruwan Chinthaka, Akalanka Dilshan, Madhushan Nayannajith, Dilshan Lahiru (wicket-keeper), Shafran Mohammed, Indika Mangalam, Atheef Gafoor (wicket-keeper), Mohamed Simsan, Harischandra Priyakanth, Rifkaz Mohamed, Pradeep Wasantha
Kuwait Swedish: Mosharaf Hussain, Yavaruddin Khan, Abu Sayed, Mamoon Mia, Chinna Madhu Bhoomai, Dilhan Mohamed, Nimesh Ridmika, Faisal Mohammad, Basir Khan, Sujon Miah, Bulbul Mohamad, Sumon Mohammad, Asanka Silva, Ravija Sandaruwan, Rubel Hossain, Usman Gani (wicket-keeper), Yasin Patel, Adnan Idrees
Kuwait Under-19: Kandarp Tushar Purohit, Ali Abbas, Thewan Candauda Arachchige, Ummer Abbas, Ali Kashif Khan, Dhaksh Lakshman, Farhan Sain, Arsh Sahil, Mohammed Arman, Mohammad Aqif, Haider Ali Liaqat, Melrick Vinith Serrao, Janath Liyanage, Gautham Poolakkal, Vedant Utekar, Jay Maheshkumar, Het Kishor (wicket-keeper)
NCM Investment: Azam Shaikh, Mohammad Armaan Illyas (wicket-keeper), Murshid Mustafa, Naveen Jacob, Edson Silva (wicket-keeper), Nasir, Diju Xavier (wicket-keeper), Mohammed Farook, Adnan Makrani, Meezan Ali, Nimish Lathif, Anjaneyulu Erigudindla, Manjula Prasan, Mohamed Shafeeq, Haroon Shahid, Jithin Jose, Muhammad Allauddin, Shahrukh Quddus, Subramanyam Madagala, Shiraz Khan, Mudassir Nisar Parkar
Stack CC: Nikhil Kulkarni, Khalid Liaqat Ali, Salman Abdulhameed Fakhi, Vinoth Mathiyalagan (wicket-keeper), Jude Saldanha, Noman Sayeed, Abdul Haseeb, Sayed Monib, Danish Javed (wicket-keeper), Riyaz Masurkar, Vikrant Gupta, Anis Iqbal, Nawaf Ahmed, Ali ZaheerUddin, Naveed Fakhr, Khaliq Anwar, Nawaf Dadarkar
Tally D.R.F.S: Mohammed Saleh (captain), Marasinha Chanaka, Faizaan Sidiq (wicket-keeper), Imran Ali Muhammad Azam, Umar Abdullah, Abdullah Ghulam, Aamir Javed, Mohammed Khan (wicket-keeper), Nabeel Ghafoor, Meet Bhavsar, Ashen Sangeeth, Praveen Raj, Amin Ejaz, Ahmed Mirza, Muhammad Kashif, Ilyas Ahmed, Bilal Tahir, Ravindu Sanjeewa, Aryan Kapil Panwar, Allan Pereira
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