Although St. Lucia Zouks will miss their talented batsman, Chris Gayle, the team still has its old players along with new signups like Anrich Nortje, Kimani Melius, Rilee Rossouw, and Noor Ahmad. Trinbago Knight Riders, on the other hand, like to keep their experienced talent and have explored fewer new players in their team. The teams will clash with each other on August 26.
ST LUCIA ZOUKS VS TRINBAGO KNIGHT RIDERS
About The Match
Aug 26 2020
Queen’s Park Oval
ST LUCIA ZOUKS TEAM
For the upcoming season of CPL 2020, the Zouks team has signed up the most decorated batsman in the history of T20 – Chris Gayle as their marquee player. Previously, Gayle has played for the Tallawahs in the first four CPL seasons before spending 2018 and 2019 with St Kitts and Nevis Patriots team. As per the latest notifications issued by the St Lucia Zouks team, Chris Gayle won’t be able to play the 2020 season due to few “personal reasons”. Nevertheless, the Zouks has made a great effort to retain its core players, while joining some cricket debutants in their team league. On that note, here’s the updated list of St Lucia Zouks team players:
Retained: Daren Sammy, Andre Fletcher, Kesrick Williams, Obed McCoy, Rahkeem Cornwall, Kavem Hodge, and Colin Ingram (Overseas).
Signed: Kimani Melius, Rilee Rossouw (Overseas), Anrich Nortje (Overseas), and Noor Ahmad (Overseas).
Drafted: Chemar Holder, Mark Deyal, Leniko Bucher, Mohammad Nabi (Overseas), Javelle Glen, and Saad Bin Zafar (ICC Americas pick).
TRINBAGO KNIGHT RIDERS TEAM
Showing the utmost trust in their senior players, the team Knight Riders has retained its experienced players while getting a few cricket debutants on board. As the official draft is carried out remotely, the Trinbago Knight Riders team CPL 2020 has successfully filled out its rosters with both the Caribbean and overseas players. On that note, here’s the recently updated list of the Trinbago Knight Riders players:
- Retained: Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Sunil Narine, Darren Bravo, Lendl Simmons, Khary Pierre, Amir Jangoo, Tion Webster, Akeal Hosein, Colin Munro (Overseas), and M Ali Khan (ICC America’s choice).
- Signed: Fawad Ahmed (Overseas), Tim Seifert, (Overseas), and Jayden Seales.
- Drafted: Sikandar Raza (Overseas), Pravin Tambe (Overseas), and Anderson Phillip.