T20 Global League

T20 Global League 2017 Schedule PDF, Fixtures, Time Table

T20 Global League

T20 Global League 2017 Schedule PDF, Fixtures, Time Table T20 global league ! what is it? why am I not aware of it? what a ridicules question! every cricket lover knows about it right? okay for those who are far away from this hype you are in the right place. The league is commonly known as TGL, the format of the games is twenty-twenty, administrator of the tournament is CSA, tournament format is double round-robin league and playoffs, a number of teams are eight.

 T20 global league 2017

T20 global league is a 20-20 tournament by South Africa to be held in South Africa ( obviously !). this league is starting on 3rd November 2017 featuring 8 teams owned by private franchises, this tournament will end on 16th December. Let’s dig dipper into the topic! The 8 teams of the tournament will feature 8 cities of South Africa – Johannesburg, Centurion, Benoni, Bloemfontein, Durban, Ppaari, cape town, Port Elizabeth. Each squad may include maximum 5 international players. This tournament is very similar to the well known Indian Premier league (IPL) of India.

 

The first fixture of this tournament is cape town knight riders vs Pretoria Mavericks and the match will be held in Cape Town. The glorious finale of this amazing tournament will be held in Johannesburg.

This league will boast international superstars like Chris Gayle, Lasith Malinga, Dwayne Bravo, Brendon McCullum and it will also fixture south African superstars like AB de Villiers, Quinton de Kock, Hasim Amla and much more.

An interesting question can come to your mind after seeing the name “cape town knight riders” similar to Kolkata Knight riders right? you are going right! the owner of Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL and Trinbago Knight Riders in the Caribbean Premier League Bollywood superstar Shahrukhukh Khan is also the owner of this cape town knight riders!

“There is literally going to be the non-stop action of the highest international quality from the League opener on November 3 right through to the final on December 16?” – said T20 Global League Tournament Director Russell Adams.

Full team names and necessary information:-

Team City Home ground Capacity Owner Coach[9] Captain
Benoni Zalmi Benoni Willowmoore Park 20,000 Javed Afridi Graeme Smith TBC
Bloem City Blazers Bloemfontein Mangaung Oval 20,000 Sushil Kumar Phil Simmons TBC
Cape Town Knight Riders Cape Town Newlands 25,000 Shah Rukh Khan Jacques Kallis JP Duminy
Durban Qalandars Durban Kingsmead 25,000 Rana Fawad Paddy Upton TBC
Joburg Giants Johannesburg Wanderers Stadium 34,000 GMR Group Sridharan Sriram TBC
Nelson Mandela Bay Stars Port Elizabeth St. George’s Park 19,000 Ajay Sethi Mark Boucher TBC
Pretoria Mavericks Centurion SuperSport Park 22,000 Osman Osman Russell Domingo TBC
Stellenbosch Monarchs Stellenbosch Boland Park 10,000 Pending Stephen Fleming Faf du Plessis

This league has too hype so everybody is waiting for the start of the tournament like IPL this will be a great entertainer to all cricket lovers so I am adding the fixture table J

Fixtures can be changed for necessary reasons.

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