The 12th edition of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy will be starting from 10th of January, 2021. The tournament will feature 102 matches throughout the tournament, played among 38 domestic teams of India. Firstly, it was scheduled from 19th of November to 7th of December, 2020, but got postponed, unfortunately, due to health security reasons. However, now the tournament schedule is from the 10th to the 31st of January, 2021, and there are a lot of matches coming our way.
That being said, the Gujarat cricket team squad is one of the teams participating in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. And, not just that, they are the joint-most times champions, with two trophies in the bag. Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team Gujarat won the competition in 2012/13 and 2014/15. Consequently, Punjab was on the receiving end both times.
Gujarat Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team 2021 is certainly one to look out for. They have got experienced players, as well as some young prospects in the team. So far, since 2014/15 Gujarat has failed to qualify for the final, but this year could be theirs. Live streaming of all the matches will be available on Star Sports Network and Disney+ Hotstar app. Moreover, you can keep a check of the live scores from our website as well.
In this article, we will discuss Gujarat Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team 2021, and their players’ list. You find all the details below.
Gujarat Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Team 2021
First of all, if we look at the group draw of Gujarat cricket team squad, then we have Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh alongside Baroda, in group C. Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team Gujarat will begin their proceedings against Maharashtra. The match will take place at Moti Bagh Stadium, Vadodara, on the first day of the tournament, I.E., 10th of January.
Gujarat cricket team squad has a good chance of finishing top 2 in their group. They have a great competitive team, and can very much win the title for the 3rd time. However, we will have to wait for the results to come.
Gujarat Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Players List
This time around, in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team Gujarat, we’ve got the spin twins. Firstly, Axar Patel is the captain of the Gujarat cricket team squad. Patel has represented India in international cricket and has also played a ton ofT20 matches. Secondly, we’ve the leg-spin all-rounder, Piyush Chawla. Piyush has also played for Indian cricket team and has an experience of 244 t20s in the bag.
Following is the complete Gujarat Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Players List, along with their playing roles.
- Axarpatel (Bowling all-rounder)
- Piyush Chawla (Bowling all-rounder)
- Priyank Panchal (Right-hand bat)
- Chintan Gaja (Right-arm medium)
- Chirag Gandhi (Right-hand bat)
- Devang Gandhi (Right-hand bat)
- RooshKalaria (All-rounder)
- Kshitij Patel (Right-hand bat)
- ArzanNagwaswalla (Left-arm medium)
- Jayveer Parmar (Right-arm medium-fast)
- Hardik Patel (Slow left-arm orthodox)
- Karan Patel (All-rounder)
- Ripal Patel (Right-hand bat)
- Tejas Patel (All-rounder)
- Umag Patel (Right-hand bat)
- Urvil Patel (Wicket-keeper batsman)
- Priyesh Patel (Wicket-keeper batsman)
- Dhruv Raval (Wicket-keeper batsman)