Euro T20 Slam Draft 2019 – Full Squads And Players List Of 6 Teams

It’s now confirmed by the officers of Euro T20 Slam that that inaugural draft of the league is scheduled to take place on July 19th, 2019 in London. It’s been tested by using the organizers that around 700 players from 22 nations have registered for the draft to participate in the 1st ever European T20 league.  The local players from all three countries (Ireland, Scotland, and the Netherlands) will be submitted for the drafts by the respective cricket boards. The 12 players have already been selected in Icon and Marquee category.

Euro T20 Slam was officially launched in Ireland, Dublin on 30 April 2019 and we now we have come to know about complete team draft and squad.

Euro T20 Slam Draft 2019 Complete List Of Players And Squads

Amsterdam Knights

Coach: Mark O’Donnell

International PlayersLocal Players
Imran Tahir (Marquee Player)Tobias Visee
Shane Watson (Icon Player)Roelof van der Merwe
Ben CuttingBrandon Glover
Ahmed ShehzadBen Cooper
Hasan AliPaul van Meekeren
Sikandar RazaPhilippe Boissevain
Alzarri JosephWesley Barresi
Varun ChopraSikander Zulfiqar
Saad Bin ZafarAntonius Staal

Belfast Titans

Coach: Ian Pont

International PlayersLocal Players
Shahid Afridi (Icon Player)Paul Stirling
JP Duminy (Marquee Player)Gary Wilson
Mohammad NawazMark Adair
Luke WrightBoyd Rankin
Colin IngramShane Getkate
Mitchell McClenaghanCraig Young
Aaron SummersAndy McBrine
Mohammad IlyasStuart Thompson
Greg Thompson

Dublin Chiefs

Coach: Daniel Vettori

International PlayersLocal Players
Babar Azam (Marquee Player)Andrew Balbirnie
Eoin Morgan (Icon Player)Kevin O'Brien
Mohammad AmirGeorge Dockrell
Harry GurneyLorcan Tucker
Dan ChristianJoshua Little
Robert FrylinckSimi Singh
Corbin BoschHarry Tector
Tyrone Kane
Gareth Delany

Edinburgh Rocks

Coach: Mark Ramprakash

International PlayersLocal Players
Martin Guptill (Icon Player)Kyle Coetzer
Chris Lynn (Marquee Player)Calum MacLeod
Corey AndersonMark Watt
Matt HenryCraig Wallace
Tymal MillsMichael Leask
Tabraiz ShamsiGavin Main
Anton DevcichAdrian Neill
Waqar SalamkheilDylan Budge
Dwaine PretoriusOllie Hairs

Glasgow Giants

Coach: Lance Klusener

International PlayersLocal Players
Brendon McCullum (Icon Player)Richie Berrington
Dale Steyn (Marquee Player)George Munsey
Ravi BoparaAlasdair Evans
Usman ShinwariSafyaan Sharif
Moises HenriquesMatthew Cross
Qais AhmadTom Sole
Heinrich KlaasenScott Cameron
JJ SmutsHamza Tahir
Michael Jones

Rotterdam Rhinos

Coach: Herschelle Gibbs

List Of Marquee Players

Well, complete six franchises are collaborating in the league and out of 6 Icon and 6 Marquee players it is validated that these each franchise will have 1 Icon and 1 Marquee player. A listing of marquee players is listed below:

Team NameMarquee PlayersDescription
Amsterdam KnightsImran TahirImran Tahir is a Pakistani-born South African cricketer. A spin bowler who predominantly bowls googlies and a right-handed batsman, Tahir currently plays for South Africa.
Belfast TitansJP DuminyJean-Paul Duminy, usually known as JP Duminy, is a former South African international cricketer. He was vice-captain of the South Africa Twenty20 team. He is a left-handed batsman and a right-arm off spin bowler.
Dublin ChiefsBabar AzamMohammad Babar Azam is a Pakistani cricketer who plays for Pakistan in all three formats. He played in the U19 team and the A side before making his way into the main team. As of July 2019, in ICC ranking, he is ranked number three among the top ten ODI batsmen and ranked number one among T20I batsmen.
Edinburgh RocksChris LynnChristopher Austin Lynn is an Australian cricketer. Lynn is a right-handed top order batsman who plays for the Queensland Bulls in the Australian domestic cricket competitions.
Glasgow GiantsDale SteynDale Willem Steyn is a South African cricketer who plays all formats of the game. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time.
Rotterdam RhinosLuke RonchiLuke Ronchi is a New Zealand cricketer who plays in Twenty20 franchise leagues. He represented both the Australia national cricket team and New Zealand national cricket team in international cricket.

List Of Icon Players

Team NameIcon PlayerDescription
Amsterdam KnightsShane WatsonShane Robert Watson is an Australian international cricketer who has played for Australia’s national cricket team and currently plays for Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League and Quetta Gladiators in the Pakistan Super League respectively.
Belfast TitansShahid AfridiShahid Khan Afridi, popularly known as Boom Boom, is a Pakistani cricketer and former captain of the Pakistan national cricket team.
Dublin ChiefsEoin MorganEoin Joseph Gerard Morgan is an Irish-born cricketer who captains the England cricket team in limited overs cricket. A left-handed batsman, he plays county cricket for Middlesex and has played for England's Test, One Day International, and Twenty20 International teams.
Edinburgh RocksMartin GuptillMartin James Guptill is a New Zealand international cricketer who plays as an opening batsman in limited overs formats of the game.
Glasgow GiantsBrendon McCullumBrendon Barrie McCullum ONZM is a New Zealand cricket commentator and former cricketer, who played all formats, and also a former captain in all forms.
Rotterdam RhinosRashid KhanRashid Khan Arman, commonly known as Rashid Khan, is an Afghan cricketer and the current captain of the national team.

Information about Local Players Draft:

The first part of the Euro T20 Slam draft will be held to select all Ireland, Scotland, and the Netherlands local/domestic players. A total of 54 local players will be selected in this draft where every franchise can pick out up to 9 players in the team.

Get to know about International Players Draft:

The 2nd part of the eT20s draft will be scheduled for overseas (International) megastar players to make this league competitive, and it is worth noting that six international players were introduced in the Icon and Marquee Players classes that are discussed on the launch day. A total of 42 players from remote places will participate along with three cricket boards in this a good deal predicted T20 League from Europe.

What are the Rules for Euro T20 Slam Draft Picks?

Every one of the six teams can choose at least 5 and seven local places players from the price classification of $80,000, $65,000, $50,000, $35,000 and $20,000. Domestic players from Ireland, Scotland and the Netherlands will be accessible at a cost total of $35,000, $20,000 and $10,000. A franchise team has to pick out at least nine local home players from the drafts.

According to the league rules, every team will have to play at least six local games and most of 5 international games in the taking part in eleven.

All the six franchise groups – Amsterdam Knights, Rotterdam Rhinos, Edinburgh Rocks, Glasgow Giants, Dublin Chiefs, and Belfast Titans – will be allowed a chance to select their icon and marquee players in advance.

Who are the Many Well Known Cricketers in the Draft?

There has been much amazing and extraordinarily high level of interest shown through cricketers taking part in all vast countries like Australia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, England and many more. Some of the names we would like to mention are Ben Cutting, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Kusal Perera, Angelo Mathews, Mohammad Amir, Fakhar Zaman, Shaheen Afridi, Colin Ingram, and Tymal Mills. A whole listing of players will be released soon.

It is well worth noticing that Pakistani 19-year-old bowling sensation Shaheen Shah Afridi who lately performed in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is additionally added in the draft and we are sure that he will be picked by any of the six franchises.

Where To Watch Euro T20 Slam Official Draft?

The official draft will take place on the 19th of July in London where all the franchise owners, board contributors of the advisory committee and some of the well-recognized International Stars predicted to be at the draft. All the cricket followers can watch the draft ceremony on Euro T20 Slam social media platforms from 10 a.m. (GMT).

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