T20 World Cup 2022:The first round of the 2022 T20 World Cup is scheduled to begin on Sunday 16 October. Sri Lanka and Namibia will play their Group A matches at the Symonds Stadium in Geelong on Sunday.
The 2022 edition of the T20 World Cup is scheduled to begin on Sunday, 16 October. Eight teams will participate in the first round of the tournament, out of which four will qualify for the Super 12.
The Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates, Namibia and Sri Lanka make up the first group. The second group includes the West Indies, Zimbabwe, Ireland and Scotland. The top two teams from each group will join the other eight teams in the Super 12.
Sri Lanka and Namibia will start the match on Sunday with their Group A match at the Symonds Stadium in Geelong. After that the second match will be played between United Arab Emirates and Netherlands.
The first round matches of the T20 World Cup will be telecast on Star Sports Network. The matches will be broadcast live on Disney+Hotstar.
Here are all the squads for the T20 World Cup 2022
Group A teams of the first round
Namibia: Gerhard Erasmus (captain), JJ Smit, Dewan La Cock, Stephen Byrd, Nicole Lofty Eaton, Jan Freelink, David Wiese, Ruben Trumpelmann, Jane Green, Bernard Scholtz, Tangany Lungmeni, Michael van Lingen, Ben Shikongo, Karl Birkenstock , Lohan Louvrance and Hello Ya France.
Netherlands: Scott Edwards (capt), Colin Ackerman, Shariz Ahmed, Logan van Beek, Tom Cooper, Brandon Glover, Tim van der Guggen, Fred Klaasen, Bass de Leede, Paul van Meeckeren, Roelof van der Merwe, Stephan Myberg, Teja Nidamanuru , Max O’Dowd, Tim Pringle and Vikram Singh.
Sri Lanka: Dasun Shanaka (Captain), Danushka Gunathilaka, Pathum Nisanka, Kusal Mendis, Charit Aslanka, Bhanuka Rajapakse, Dhananjaya de Silva, Vanindu Hasaranga, Mahesh Thikshana, Jeffrey Vandersay, Chamika Karunaratne, Dusmantha Chamira (Subject to fitness), Lahiru Kumara under), Dilshan Madushanka, Pramod Madushan. Standby players: Ashen Bandara, Praveen Jayavikrema, Dinesh Chandimal, Binura Fernando, Nuwanidu Fernando.
United Arab Emirates: CP Rizwan (captain), Vritya Aravind, Chirag Suri, Muhammad Wasim, Basil Hameed, Aryan Lakra, Jawar Farid, Kashif Dawood, Karthik Meiyappan, Ahmed Raza, Zahoor Khan, Junaid Siddiqui, Sabir Ali, Alishan Sharafu and Ayan Khan. Standby players: Sultan Ahmed, Fahad Nawaz, Vishnu Sukumaran, Aditya Shetty and Sanchit Sharma
Group B teams of the first round
Ireland: Andrew Balbirnie (capt), Mark Adair, Curtis Camper, Gareth Delany, George Dockrell, Stephen Doheny, Fionn Hand, Josh Little, Barry McCarthy, Conor Olfert, Simi Singh, Paul Stirling, Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker, Graham Hume.
Scotland: Richard Berrington (capt), George Munsey, Michael Leask, Bradley Wheel, Chris Soul, Chris Greaves, Safyan Sharif, Josh Davey, Matthew Cross, Callum McLeod, Hamza Tahir, Mark Watts, Brandon McMullen, Michael Jones, Craig Wallace.
West Indies: Nicholas Pooran (Captain), Rovman Powell, Yannick Caria, Johnson Charles, Sheldon Cottrell, Jason Holder, Akil Hossein, Alzarri Joseph, Brandon King, Evin Lewis, Kyle Meyers, Obed McCoy, Ramon Reifer, Odeon Smith, Shamarh Brooks.
Zimbabwe: Craig Ervine (captain), Ryan Burle, Regis Chakabwa, Tendai Chatara, Bradley Evans, Luke Jongwe, Clive Madande, Wesley Madhevere, Wellington Masakadza, Tony Munyonga, Blessing Mujabani, Richard Ngarwa, Alexander Raza, Milton Shumba, and Milton Williams. Standby players: Tanaka Chiwanga, Innocent Kaya, Kevin Kasuja, Tadiwanase Marumani, Victor Nyuchi.
super 12 group 1 teams
Afghanistan: Mohammad Nabi (Captain), Najibullah Zadran, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Ajmatullah Omerzai, Darvesh Rasuli, Farid Ahmed Malik, Fazal Haq Farooqui, Hazratullah Zazai, Ibrahim Zadran, Mujeeb ur Rehman, Naveen-ul-Haq, Qais Ahmed, Rashid Khan, Salim Safi Rashid Khan and Usman Ghani. Standby players: Afsar Zazai, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Rahmat Shah, Gulbadin Naib.
Australia: Aaron Finch (captain), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins, Tim David, Josh Hazlewood, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Matthew Wade, David Warner, Adam Zampa.
England: Jos Buttler (captain), Moeen Ali, Harry Brooke, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, David Malan, Adil Rashid, Phil Salt, Ben Stokes, Reece Topley, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood, Alex Hales. Standby players: Liam Dawson, Richard Gleason, Tymal Mills.
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (captain), Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Mitchell Santner, Glenn Phillips, Jimmy Neesham, Daryl Mitchell, Adam Milne, Martin Guptill, Lachlan Ferguson, Devon Conway, Mark Chapman, Michael Bracewell, Trent Boult, Finn Allen.
super 12 group 2
Bangladesh: Shakib Al Hasan (captain), Nurul Hasan, Afif Hossain, Abadot Hossain, Hasan Mahmood, Liton Das, Mehdi Hasan Miraj, Mustafizur Rahman, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shoriful Islam, Soumya Sarkar, Musaddek Hossain, Nasum Ahmed, Taskin Ahmed and Yasir Ali Chowdhury. Standby players: Mahedi Hasan and Rishad Hossain.
India: Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh and Mohammed Shami. Standby players: Mohammad Siraj, Shreyas Iyer, Ravi Bishnoi, Shardul Thakur.
Pakistan: Babar Azam (Captain), Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Shan Masood . Standby players: Usman Qadir, Mohammad Haris, Shahnawaz Dahani.
South Africa: Temba Bavuma (captain), Quinton de Kock, Henrik Klaasen, Reeza Hendrix, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Enrique Nortje, Wayne Parnell, Kagiso Rabada, Riley Rossouw, Tabariz Shamsi, Tristan Stubbs, Marco Janssen . Standby players: Bjorn Fortin, Andile Phehlukwayo and Lijad Williams.