The much-awaited 12th edition of Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy is about to kick-off. The tournament will start from 10th of January and will continue up till 31st of the very month. To illustrate how immensely watched and followed the tournament is, all the 38 domestic teams of India will be taking part in it. Furthermore, there will be 102 T20 matches in the tournament, which means non-stop action.
Karnataka are the reigning champions, since they defended their title last time. Regardless of their previous performances, Sikkim cricket team squad can give a good fight in the upcoming competition. They have prepared a great squad this time which is definitely one to look out for.
In the meantime, live streaming of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy matches will be available on Star Sports 2 and Star Sports 2 HD. Moreover, fans can head over to the Disney+ Hotstar app for online broadcast. Not to mention, you can always keep up with all the live scores from our website.
Now without any delay, we’ll be discussing Sikkim Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy team 2021, in this article. There will also be their complete players’ list at the end. So, make sure you read all the way.
Sikkim Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Team 2021
Now that we are talking about Sikkim cricket team squad, let’s have a look at their group draw. Sikkim are in the plate group along with Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Chandigarh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Nagaland. Their tournament begins on January 11th, when they go up against Mizoram. The match will be played at the Ramachandra Medical College Ground in Chennai.
Sikkim cricket team squad can qualify for the knockouts on the condition that they secure one of the top two spots in their group. Likewise, last seasons, the top two teams from each group will qualify for the quarterfinals.
Quarterfinals will start from 26th of January, 2021. Motera stadium in Hyderabad will host all the finals. You can check out the complete schedule on our website.
Sikkim Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Players List
First and foremost, if we look at the captain of Sikkim cricket team squad, then it’s none other than Robin Bist. Bist, over the years, has represented India A, Central Zone, Delhi Daredevils, Rajasthan and Rajasthan Cricket Association President’s XI.
Besides Bist, Anureet Singh is also part of Sikkim cricket team squad. Anureet Singh has also been a part of multiple IPL teams including, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals.
Following is the complete Sikkim Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy players list, along with their playing roles.
- Robin Bist (Captain/Right-hand bat)
- Ashish Thapa (Right-hand bat)
- Lee Yong Lepcha (Right-hand bat)
- Anureet Singh (Right-arm medium)
- Tashi Bhalla (Right-hand bat)
- Bhushan Subba (Right-hand bat)
- Mandup Bhutia (All-rounder)
- Bibek Diyali (Wicket-keeper batsman)
- Nitesh Gupta (Right-arm fast-medium)
- Nilesh Lamichaney (Right-hand bat)
- Padam Limboo (Right-arm medium)
- Pritam Nirala (Right-arm medium-fast)
- Ajay Pradhan (Slow left-arm orthodox)
- Dinesh Rai (Right-arm offbreak)
- Plazor Tamang (Right-arm medium)
- Vasun Sood (Slow left-arm orthodox)