SA20 is a twenty twenty franchise tournament that is being held in South Africa in early 2023. Six different teams are participating in this league named in the six different cities of South Africa. This league was formally named as SA20. SA20 Squads of all teams participating in the T20 League has been announced.
The franchises T20 Global league was established by Cricket South Africa in 2017. But its inaugural season was postponed by a year due to lack of broadcasting deals and sponsorships and was replaced by Mzansi super league in June 2018. MSL was comprised of six teams owned by CSA. The MSL ran for only two seasons 2018 and 2019.The 2020 and 2021 editions were cancelled due to Covid-19 panic. These both leagues were flopped. Later in 2022, SA20 was established and SA20 League was announced.
In group stage competition, six teams will play twice with each other while three top teams from each sides will move for play off at different SA20 Venues.
Each team purchases a squad of 17 players , with the chance of signing up before auction , three international players, one South African international player and one uncapped South African player. All the teams have picked the best possible players in SA20 Auction which was held on September 19, 2022. The spectators will get to watch highly competitive matches as all teams have excellent quality players and coaching staff who have been playing around the world.
SA20 Squads Teams 2023
The following 6 teams and their owners are participating in this tournament:
|Sr.||Team||City||Home ground||Owner||Captain||Head Coach|
|1.||Durban’s Super Giants||Durban||Kingsmead Cricket Ground, Durban||RPSG Group||Quinton De Kock||Lance Klusener|
|2.||Joburg Super Kings||Johannesburg||Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg||India Cements||Faf du Plessis||Stephen Fleming|
|3.||MI Cape Town||Cape Town, Western Cape||Newlands Cricket Ground, Cape Town||Reliance Strategic Business Ventures Limited||Rashid Khan||Simon Katich|
|4.||Paarl Royals||Paarl||Boland Park, Paarl||Royals Sports Group||David Miller||JP Duminy|
|5.||Pretoria Capitals||Pretoria||Centurion Park, Centurion||JSW Group||Wayne Parnell||Graham Ford|
|6.||Sunrisers Eastern Cape||Gqeberha, Eastern Cape||St George’s Park Cricket Ground, Gqeberha||SUN Group||TBD||Adrian Birrell|
SA20 Squad Lists:
1-Durban Super Giants
Quinton de Kock (C)
Kyle Abbott, Matthew Breetzke, Johnson Charles, Simon Harmer, Jason Holder, Christian Jonker, Heinrich Klaasen, Keshav Maharaj, Kyle Mayers, Wiaan Mulder, Keemo Paul, Dwaine Pretorius, Reece Topley, Prenelan Subrayen, Dilshan Madushanka, Junior Dala
2-Johannesburg Super Kings
Faf du Plessis (C)
Moeen Ali, Harry Brook, Nandre Burger, Gerald Coetzee, Leus du Plooy, Donovan Ferreira, George Garton, Lewis Gregory, Reeza Hendricks, Alzarri Joseph, Janneman Malan, Caleb Seleka, Romario Shepherd, Malusi Siboto, Maheesh Theekshana, Kyle Verreynne, Lizaad Williams
3-MI Cape Town
Rashid Khan (C)
Ziyaad Abrahams, Jofra Archer, Dewald Brevis, Sam Curran, Beuran Hendricks, Duan Jansen, Rashid Khan, George Linde, Liam Livingstone, Wesley Marshall, Delano Potgieter, Kagiso Rabada, Ryan Rickelton, Grant Roelofsen, Waqar Salamkheil, Odean Smith, Olly Stone, Rassie van der Dussen
David Miller (C)
Ferisco Adams, Corbin Bosch, Jos Buttler, Bjorn Fortuin, Evan Jones, Wihan Lubbe, Obed McCoy, Imraan Manack, David Miller, Eoin Morgan, Lungi Ngidi, Jason Roy, Tabraiz Shamsi, Ramon Simmonds, Mitchell van Buuren, Dane Vilas, Codi Yusuf
Wayne Parnell (C)
Eathan Bosch, Theunis de Bruyn, Shane Dadswell, Cameron Delport, Daryn Dupavillon, Will Jacks, Josh Little, Marco Marais, Kusal Mendis, Jimmy Neesham, Anrich Nortje, Migael Pretorius, Adil Rashid, Rilee Rossouw, Phil Salt, Shaun von Berg
6-Sunrisers Eastern Cape
Tom Abell, Marques Ackerman, Ottniel Baartman, Brydon Carse, Mason Crane, Jordan Cox, Junaid Dawood, Sarel Erwee, James Fuller, Aya Gqamane, Marco Jansen, Jordan Hermann, Sisanda Magala, Aiden Markram, Tristan Stubbs, Adam Rossington, Jon-Jon Smuts, Roelof van der Merwe