The US Masters T10 League 2023 will start on August 18 (IST) and run till August 27 in the United States of America.
Organised by T Ten Global Sports, the inaugural edition of the US Masters T10 League will see numerous legendary cricketers who have retired from the international format take part in the T10 tournament alongside rising youngsters of the game.
Atlanta Fire, California Knights, Morrisville Unity, New Jersey Legends, New York Warriors and Texas Chargers are the six teams that will participate in the US Masters T10 League 2023.
Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir, Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa, Parthiv Patel, Yusuf Pathan, Irfan Pathan, Harbhajan Singh, S Sreesanth, Praveen Kumar and Pragyan Ojha are some of the renowned retired Indian cricketers set to take part in the upcoming T10 competition.
Jacques Kallis, Chris Gayle, Shahid Afridi, Misbah-ul-Haq, Aaron Finch and Tillakaratne Dilshan a few other legendary overseas cricketers who will feature in the US Masters T10 League 2023.
“It’s a great honour to be a part of this format in the US, especially at this age. Everyone wants the older players to play again and so US Masters T10 will be a success,” said Misbah-ul-Haq at the launch of the tournament.
The organisers are yet to give an update on the format or the schedule of the inaugural US Masters T10 League. However, squads have been revealed and here are the the US Masters T10 League 2023 teams and squads.
US Masters T10 League 2023 teams and squads
Atlanta Fire: Robin Uthappa, S Sreesanth, David Hussey, Lendl Simmons, Mohammad Irfan, Dwayne Smith, Farhad Raza, Grant Elliott, Hammad Azam, Chaturanga de Silva, Elias Sunny, Nasir Hossain, Kamrul Islam, Junaid Siddique, Amila Aponso, Hamilton Masakadza
California Knights: Suresh Raina, Irfan Pathan, Mohammad Kaif, Anureet Singh, Pawan Suyal, Sudeep Tyagi, Jesal Karia, Jacques Kallis, Aaron Finch, Ricardo Powell, Denesh Ramdin, Ben Laughlin, Peter Siddle, Ashley Nurse, Rusty Theron, Devendra Bishoo
Morrisville Unity: Harbhajan Singh, Parthiv Patel, Rahul Sharma, Parvinder Awana, Vikas Tokas, Chris Gayle, Kevin O’Brien, Makhaya Ntini, Corey Anderson, Calvin Savage, Andries Gous, Najaf Shah, Angelo Perera, Dane Piedt, Dilshan Munaweera, Nuwan Kulasekara
New Jersey Legends: Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh, Yusuf Pathan, RP Singh, Stuart Binny, Naman Ojha, Abhimanyu Mithun, Rajesh Bishnoi, Bipul Sharma, Liam Plunkett, Albie Morkel, Jesse Ryder, Chris Barnwell, Craig Mcmillan, Tim Ambrose, Monty Panesar
New York Warriors: M Vijay, Munaf Patel, Shahid Afridi, Misbah-ul-Haq, Johan Botha, Kamran Akmal, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Jonathan Carter, Umaid Asif, Sohail Khan, Jerome Taylor, William Perkins, Abdur Rehman, Cody Chetty, Chamara Kapugedera, Dhammika Prasad
Texas Chargers: Praveen Kumar, Pragyan Ojha, Siddharth Trivedi, Ben Dunk, Mohammad Hafeez, Ross Taylor, Isuru Udana, Paul Adams, Thisara Perera, Neil Broom, Fidel Edwards, Umar Gul, Upul Tharanga, Jeevan Mendis, Phil Mustard, Noor Ali Zadran
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