Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy will be starting from10th of January. The tournament will continue till 31st of the same month. It is the 12th edition of the competition, and likewise, the previous ones, all 38 domestic teams of India are taking part. As a result, there are going to be more than 100 matches played throughout. Hundred-and-two, to be more precise.
What good a T20 tournament is, if there’s no team from Punjab? Punjab cricket team squad will be participating in the tournament, looking to win their first-ever title. If we look at the history, then Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team Punjab has qualified for the final most no. of times. As a matter of fact, they have played in four finals, in different seasons. The seasons include 2006/7, 2011/12, 2012/13, and lastly, 2014/15. Unfortunately, they were on the losing end in all of them.
However, this time Punjab Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team 2021 will try its best in order to do one step better than prior seasons. They have assembled a great squad, which definitely has the quality to go till the end.
In this article, we will particularly discuss Punjab Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team 2021. Moreover, you will find their complete players list at the end.
Punjab Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Team 2021
Firstly, let’s look at the group draw of the Punjab cricket team squad. They found themselves among Jammu & Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Railways, Tripura, and lastly, the defending champions, Karnataka, in group A.
That being said, Punjab will start their campaign on 10th of January. They will go up against Uttar Pradesh at KSCA Cricket (2) Ground, Alur. Punjab needs to secure one of the top two spots in their group to qualify for the knockouts.
Live streaming of all the matches will be available on Star Sports Network. Online streaming will be done by Disney+ Hotstar app. Furthermore, you can keep a check of the live scores from our website as well.
Punjab Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Players List
If we look at Punjab cricket team squad 2021, then, first of all, the captain is Mandeep Singh. Mandeep has played a lot of T20 cricket and has also represented India in the blue colors. Second of all, the vice-captain of the team is Gurkeerat Singh Mann. Another experienced cricketer having played over 100 T20 matches.
There are many more talented cricketers in the lineup, and Punjab has got a great chance of winning the title this year.
Following is the complete Punjab Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Players List. Playing role of all the players is mentioned alongside.
- Mandeep Singh (Captain/All-rounder)
- Gurkeerat Singh Mann (Vice-captain/Right-hand bat)
- Abhishek Sharma (Slow left-arm orthodox)
- Anmolpreet Singh (Right-hand bat)
- Arshdeep Singh (Left-arm medium-fast)
- Baltej Singh (Right-arm medium)
- Harpreet Brar (Slow left-arm orthodox)
- Karan Kaila (Slow left-arm orthodox)
- Siddarth Kaul (Right-arm medium)
- Gitansh Khera (Wicket-keeper batsman)
- Krishan Alang (Right-arm offbreak)
- Anmol Malhotra (Wicket-keeper batsman)
- Mayank Markande (Legbreak)
- Rohan Marwaha (Left-hand bat)
- Prabhsimran Singh (Wicket-keeper batsman)
- Ramandeep Singh (Right-hand bat)
- Sandeep Sharma (Right-arm medium)
- Sanvir Singh (All-rounder)
- Barinder Sran (Left-arm medium)