Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy will kick-off its proceedings from the 10th of January, 2021. The tournament will continue up till the 31st of the same month. Although it was rescheduled from 2020 to 2021, the excitement and thrill of the 12th edition of the competition will still be the same. Overall, there will be 38 domestic teams of India participating, and they will be up against each other in a total of 102 t20 matches.
Without any surprises, Delhi is one of the participant teams. And, furthermore, they are one of the best teams in every aspect as well. Delhi cricket team squad has got a bunch of national Indian cricketers, and some big names too. Starting with their captain, who is none other than Shikhar Dhawan himself.
Moreover, Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy team Delhi won the title not very long ago. They were crowned champions in 2017/18 after they beat Rajasthan in the final.
In this article, we will give you all the details regarding Delhi Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team 2021 and their players’ list. You will find all the details below.
Delhi Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Team 2021
Firstly, Delhi is slotted with Andhra Pradesh, Haryana, Kerala, Mumbai, and Puducherry in group E. Secondly, Delhi will start off their campaign by playing the first match against Mumbai. The match will take place on the 11th of January.
That being said, the match will be hosted by the one and only Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. As for the live streaming, it will be available on Star Sports network on your cable or satellite TV. For those who want to watch online, you can head over to the Disney+ Hotstar app. You can also check the live score of the match on our website.
By all means, the Delhi cricket team squad is full of experienced players and they have all the talent in the world to win the title for the second time. However, it’s easier said than done. In order to qualify for the knockout stage, Delhi needs to clinch one of the top two spots in Group E, first.
Delhi Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Players List
If you look on-paper, Delhi cricket team squad is one of the strongest in the tournament. Firstly, Shikhar Dhawan will be captaining the side. Dhawan had a great outing in the limited-overs series in Australia, and not to mention, he was the second-highest run-scorer in last year’s IPL.
Apart from Dhawan, Ishant Sharma will also represent Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team Delhi, along with some more experienced players like Pawan Negi, Nitish Rana, etc.
Following is the complete Delhi Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy players list.
- Shikhar Dhawan (Captain/Left-hand bat)
- Ishant Sharma (Right-arm fast-medium)
- Pawan Negi (All-rounder)
- Nitish Rana (Left-hand bat)
- Anuj Rawat (Wicket-keeper batsman)
- Ayush Badoni (All-rounder)
- Hiten Dalal (Right-hand bat)
- Jonty Sindhu (Left-hand bat)
- Vaibhav Kandpal (Right-hand bat)
- Karan Dagar (Leg-break)
- Himmat Singh (Right-hand bat)
- Kshitiz Sharma (Right-hand bat)
- Manjot Kalra (Left-hand bat)
- Pradeep Sangwan (Left-arm medium)
- Siddhant Sharma (Left-arm medium-fast)
- Simarjeet Singh (Right-arm medium-fast)
- Pawan Suyal (Left-arm medium)
- Lakshay Thareja (Right-hand bat)
- Shivank Vashisht (Right-arm off-break)
- Lalit Yadav (All-rounder)