While the Indian cricket team battles it out against Australia in the 3rd test, in Sydney, there’s another tournament about to start in their own country as well. Watching the test match in the morning and the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy matches afterward, sounds exciting, right? Well, the 12th edition of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy will be starting from the 10th of Jan. What will follow, is 21 days of T20 cricket action. All the 38 domestic teams in India are geared-up to go up against each other in pursuit of becoming the national T20 champs.
Out of the 38 teams, only 9 have managed to get their hands on the crown, over the years. One of the teams that are yet to win the title is the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team Arunachal Pradesh. Arunachal Pradesh cricket team squad have announced their 15-man squad for this season, as they look to win the championship for the first time.
In this article, we will be looking at the Arunachal Pradesh Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team 2021, in detail. Furthermore, their complete players’ list will be available at the end.
Arunachal Pradesh Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team 2021
Well, our team under consideration here, doesn’t have a great past record. Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team Arunachal Pradesh are still looking to play their first final. In the same way as last season, all the top two teams from each group will qualify for the quarterfinals. For that purpose, the Arunachal Pradesh cricket team squad will be going up against Bihar, Chandigarh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, and Sikkim, in the plate group.
Firstly, the Arunachal Pradesh cricket team squad will play Bihar on the 11th of January, at the Cycles Ground, Murugappa, Chennai. The knockouts will begin on the 26th of January. Motera Stadium, Hyderabad will host all the quarters, semis, and the grand-final. Meanwhile, you can check out the complete schedule on our website.
Live streaming of the matches will be available on Star Sports 2 and Star Sports 2 HD. The online streaming can be done via the Disney+ Hotstar app. Moreover, you can always keep up with the live scores from our website.
Arunachal Pradesh Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Players List
To begin with, Neelam Obi will be captaining the Arunachal Pradesh cricket team squad. He has been playing in the team since 2018, and surely knows a thing or two about the squad. Besides Obi, there are other domestic cricketers from Arunachal Pradesh in the team. They’ll look to get the early momentum in the tournament by starting off on a positive note.
Following is the complete Arunachal Pradesh Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy players list, along with their playing roles.
- Neelam Obi (Captain/Right-hand bat)
- Rahul Dalal (Right-hand bat)
- Techi Doria (Right-arm medium)
- Karkir Taye (Right-arm medium-fast)
- Rakesh Kumar (All-rounder)
- Nabam Tempol (Right-arm medium-fast)
- Akhilesh Sahani (All-rounder)
- Takam Tallum (Left-hand bat)
- Yab Niya (Right-arm medium-fast)
- Kamsha Yangfo (Wicket-keeper batsman)
- Song Tacho (Right-hand bat)
- Kengo Goken Bam (Right-hand bat)
- Techi Neri (All-rounder)
- Samarth Seth (Left-hand bat)
- Shashwat Kohli (Right-arm leg spin)