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The shortest and most thrilling league of Cricket - Abu Dhabi T10 League is back for its 7th season which is set to commence on 28th November, 2023 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
8 teams are set to face each other once again in a round-robin format to lift the T10 League trophy. The popularity of the league has resulted in some big players signing up to participate in the upcoming season. We will see some renowned international players this season which will make the tournament more thrilling.
A total of 32 matches, including the playoffs, will take place across 12 days. There will be 28 league stage matches and 4 knockout matches. The season opener will see defending champions Deccan Gladiators taking on New York Strikers.
According to our analysis, we are backing Morrisville Samp Army to win the Abu Dhabi T10 League 2023 edition. The renewed squad looks strong enough to clinch a title this year. They finished the last edition at 2nd position on the table and won the 3rd place match.
Along with the prowess of Moeen Ali, Najibullah Zadran, Bas de Leede and Karim Janat, this year they have recruited Faf du Plessis who will lead the team, all-rounder Jason Holder, South Africa’s young power-hitter Dewald Brevis. This is a power-packed team with a good combination of experienced and young talent. The bowling unit will feature Bas de Leede, Karim Janat, Jason Holder, Moeen Ali and it looks like a decent bowling unit.
Here is a complete detail of all the T10 League 2023 team squads, captains, head coach, key players.
2022 Result: 3rd place
Captain: Dwaine Pretorius
Key Players: Kyle Mayers, Alex Hales, Dwaine Pretorius, Noor Ahmad
In the 2022 season, Team Abu Dhabi finished at the 3rd spot on the points table with 4 wins in 7 matches. They lost to the Samp Army team in the 3rd place playoff match.
In the batting department they have Kyle Mayers and Alex Hales as key batters. Both of these batters have been quite impressive this year, batting at the top order in various leagues. Hales was part of England’s T20 World Cup winning team in 2022.
In the bowling unit, we are backing Dwaine Pretorius and Noor Ahmad as the key bowlers. Pretorius was the highest wicket taker of the T10 League 2022 season and Noor Ahmad has impressed everyone with his skills this year in IPL and then in ODI World Cup.
Kyle Mayers, Tymal Mills, Dwaine Pretorius, Alex Hales, Rumman Raees, Leus du Plooy, Keemo Paul, Colin Ingram, Asif Khan, Alishan Sharafu, Ethan D'Souza, Allah Mohammad, Noor Ahmad, Roelof van der Merwe, Tom Banton, Binura Fernando
2022 Result: 5th place
Captain: Quinton de Kock
Key Players: Rovman Powell, James Vince, Naveen-ul-Haq, Fazalhaq Farooqi
Delhi Bulls was the runner-up team of the 2021 edition but the 2022 outing was not up to the mark. They finished at the 5th position with just 2 wins in 7 matches.
This year the team will be led by one of the top white-ball batters from South Africa, Quinton de Kock. He will be a key batter along with Rovman Powell and James Vince. Powell scored 196 runs while Vince smashed 189 in the 2022 edition of the Abu Dhabi T10 league.
In the bowling unit, we will back the Afghanistan pace bowling duo Naveen ul Haq and Fazalhaq Farooqi. Naveen picked 10 wickets in 8 matches last season. Both the pacers will be in good form after their good performance in the ODI World Cup 2023.
Quinton de Kock (c), Rovman Powell, Dwayne Bravo, Naveen-ul-Haq, Rilee Rossouw, Fazalhaq Farooqi, James Vince, Usman Khan, Richard Gleeson, Dunith Wellalage, Muhammad Rohid Khan, Ali Abid, Sufiyan Muqeem, Johnson Charles, Izharulhaq Naveed, Ravi Bopara, Wasim Akram
2022 Result: 7th place
Captain: Jason Roy
Key Players: Charith Asalanka, Sikandar Raza, Obed McCoy, Imran Tahir
Chennai Braves finished at the 7th position on the points table in the 2022 edition. They managed to win just 2 matches out of 7.
The batting line-up consists of Jason Roy, Charith Asalanka and Sikandar Raza. All these batters have the confidence to get the required strike rate for this format. Asalanka also had a good stint at the ODI World Cup 2023.
In the bowling end, all-rounder Sikandar Raza will be accompanied by Imran Tahir and Obed McCoy. Tahir has a vast experience of playing in different short leagues and McCoy has picked 112 wickets in 85 T20 matches so far.
Jason Roy (c), Charith Asalanka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Obed McCoy, Sikandar Raza, Sam Cook, Imran Tahir, George Munsey, Kobe Herft, Richard Ngarava, Junaid Siddique, Aayan Khan, Vriitya Aravind, Kai Smith, Stephen Eskinazi, Hasan Ali
2022 Result: Winner
Captain: Nicholas Pooran
Key Players: Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Joe Clarke, Trent Boult, Josh Little
Deccan Gladiators won their 2nd title in a row when they lifted the trophy last year. They finished at the 4th spot on the points table and then won 3 matches in the playoffs. They defeated New York Strikers in the final of the Abu Dhabi T10 League 2022.
We will back Tom Kohler-Cadmore and Joe Clarke as key batters along with skipper Nicholas Pooran. Pooran and Kohler Cadmore were the highest run scorers of the season last year. Clarke scored 95 runs at a strike rate of 155.73.
In the bowling department, Josh Little picked 10 wickets in 10 matches last year and he will be a key bowler along with New Zealand’s leading pacer Trent Boult who has joined the Gladiators squad this year.
Nicholas Pooran (c), Trent Boult, Andre Russell, Sherfane Rutherford, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Fabian Allen, Joe Clarke, Josh Little, Zahir Khan, Waqar Salamkheil, Zahoor Khan, Mohammad Zahid, Nav Pabreja, Khawaja Nafay, David Wiese, Nuwan Thushara, Imad Wasim, Andre Fletcher, Dan Lawrence, Luke Wood
2022 Result: 8th place
Captain: Shakib Al Hasan
Key Players: Iftikhar Ahmed, Carlos Brathwaite, Matheesha Pathirana, Daniel Sams
Bangla Tigers had a poor season last year as they finished at the 8th position on the points table with just 2 wins in 7 matches.
Bangla Tigers have beefed up their squad after a below average performance in last season. We are backing Iftikhar Ahmed and Carlos Brathwaite to be the key batters. Iftikhar Ahmed scored 191 runs in 5 innings at a whopping strike rate of 244.87 while Brathwaite scored 141 runs.
In the bowling unit, we will back Matheesha Pathirana and Daniel Sams. Sams has made a name for himself in the shorter format leagues especially BBL. Pathirana played 3 matches last year and picked 4 wickets with an impressive economy of 7.60.
Shakib Al Hasan (c), Saim Ayub, Iftikhar Ahmed, Kusal Mendis, Dominic Drakes, Carlos Brathwaite, Daniel Sams, Matheesha Pathirana, Matiullah Khan, Rohan Mustafa, Haider Ali, Abdul Ghaffar, Amartya Kaul, Rassie van der Dussen, Taskin Ahmed, Robin Uthappa, Jordan Cox, Shannon Gabriel, David Miller, Dasun Shanaka, Max Holden, Benny Howell, Avishka Fernando, Chris Lynn, Rohan Mustafa, Matiullah
2022 Result: 6th place
Captain: Wanindu Hasaranga
Key Players: Hazratullah Zazai, Colin Munro, Romario Shepherd, Tabraiz Shamsi
Northern Warriors are also among the most successful teams of the T10 League. They have won the title twice. In the 2022 edition, they finished at the 6th position with 2 wins in 7 matches.
In the batting unit, the Warriors have Hazratullah Zazai and Colin Munro. Zazai scored 108 runs in 6 innings in the last season while Munro scored 78 runs in 6 innings.
Skipper Wanindu Hasaranga will make his comeback after recovering from the injury which kept him out of the ODI World Cup. He will be a key bowler along with spinner Tabraiz Shamsi, who picked 4 wickets in 4 matches last year and Romario Shepherd who is a skilled pacer in the short format games.
Wanindu Hasaranga (c), James Neesham, Hazratullah Zazai, Colin Munro, Romario Shepherd, Mohammad Hasnain, Tabraiz Shamsi, Kennar Lewis, Adam Hose, Ziaur Rahman, Rahul Chopra, Rameez Shahzad, Kaunain Abbas, Shamar Joseph, Ankur Sangwan, Abhimanyu Mithun, Angelo Mathews, Jaden Carmichael
2022 Result: 2nd place
Captain: Faf du Plessis
Key Players: Dewald Brevis, Moeen Ali, Karim Janat, Jason Holder
Morrisville Samp Army had played brilliantly in the 2022 edition. They finished at the 2nd position on the points table with 5 wins in 7 matches and won the 3rd place match against Team Abu Dhabi.
The team has inducted new players for the upcoming and the squad looks quite strong. Faf du Plessis will be the key batter along with Dewald Brevis and Moeen Ali. Ali has scored 182 runs in 10 matches in the last season.
In the bowling unit, we are backing Karim Janat and Jason Holder. Janat has picked 8 wickets in 10 matches and also scored 163 runs.
Faf du Plessis (c), Jason Holder, Dewald Brevis, Moeen Ali, Maheesh Theekshana, George Garton, Bas de Leede, Andries Gous, Najibullah Zadran, Salman Irshad, Basil Hameed, Ansh Tandon, Muhammad Irfan, Tadiwanashe Marumani, Peter Hatzoglou, Monank Patel, Obus Pienaar, Karim Janat
2022 Result: Runner-up
Captain: Kieron Pollard
Key Players: Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Will Jacks, Akeal Hosein, Lahiru Kumara
The New York Strikers finished at the top of the table in the 2022 season. They won 6 out of 7 matches and lost the final match to Deccan Gladiators.
For the upcoming season, the Strikers have Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Will Jacks as the key batters. Gurbaz played just 2 games in the 2022 edition but we are backing him to hit some huge shots in this season as he looked in good form in the ODI World Cup.
In the bowling line-up, Akeal Hosein and Lahiru Kumara will be the leading bowlers. Hosein picked 10 wickets in 9 matches last year while Kumara will join the squad for the upcoming season and he was in sharp form in the recently concluded ODI World Cup.
Kieron Pollard (c), Sunil Narine, Mohammad Amir, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Akeal Hosein, Odean Smith, Lahiru Kumara, Chamika Karunaratne, Kusal Perera, Muhammad Waseem, Muhammad Jawadullah, CP Rizwan, Lasith Croospulle, Will Jacks, Ali Khan, Niroshan Dickwella
|T Ten Sports Management
|Round-robin & playoffs
|28 November, 2023 - 09 December, 2023
|Deccan Gladiators (2nd title)
|New York Strikers
|Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi T10 League is back for the 7th season which is scheduled to kick-off on 28th November, 2023. The league has gained popularity over its shortest game format which allows 10 overs per innings.
8 franchise teams will participate in the 2023 edition of the Abu Dhabi T10 League. Deccan Gladiators are the defending champions after winning their 2nd title in 2022. They have won 2 titles in a row and will go down as the favourites in the upcoming edition.
A total of 32 matches are scheduled to be played across 12 days from 28 November to 09 December. All the matches will be hosted at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.