Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022: Squads, Schedule, Live Streaming, Broadcasters, and all you need to know

Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022: Squads, Schedule, Live Streaming, Broadcasters, and all you need to know

The Maharaja T20 Trophy has replaced the Karnataka Premier League.

Roger Binny in Maharaja Trophy Launch
Roger Binny in Maharaja Trophy Launch. (Photo Source: KSCA)

The Maharaja Trophy T20 tournament is scheduled to kick off on August 7. The T20 competition will be held by the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) and the final is scheduled to be played on August 26. The first leg of the league, comprising 18 games, will be played at the Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar Ground in Mysore, while the second leg comprising 16 matches, including the summit clash, will be played at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

The player draft for the upcoming tournament was held on July 30 at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru. The tournament features six teams from Karnataka – Shivamogga Strikers, Mysore Warriors, Hubli Tigers, Mangalore United, Gulbarga Mystics, and Kalyani Bangalore Blasters.

The Maharaja Trophy T20 is a replacement for the now-defunct Karnataka Premier League (KPL) which was active for eight seasons until 2019 before a match-fixing and betting scandal forced  and then the COVID-19 pandemic forced the competition to end abruptly.

Meanwhile, the draft that was held last weekend consisted of four pools of players to be picked from. Category A included India and IPL players, B comprised senior state players, C consisted of U-25, U-23, and U-19 players while the final category D included the rest of the players. The franchises roped in some of the seasoned names on board like Manish Pandey, K. Gowtham, Karun Nair, Devdutt Padikkal, Abhimanyu Mithun etc.

Here’s all you need to know about the Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022 squads

The Kalyani Bengaluru Blasters: Naziruddin T (Coach), Pavan K B (Assistant Coach), Ragotham Navli (Selector), Pradeep Kumar N (Video Analyst); They picked the following players: Mayank Agarwal, Suchith J, Anirudha Joshi, Pradeep T, Kranthi Kumar, Chetan LR, Aneesh KV, Kumar LR, Rakshith S, Rishi Bopanna, Santok Singh, Suraj Ahuja (WK), P Gurbax Arya, Lochan Gowda, Ronit More, Shaun Tristan Joseph, Kush Marate, Tanay Walmik.

The Hubli Tigers enlisted the services of Deepak Chowgle (Coach), Raju Bhatkal (Assistant Coach), Anand Katti (Selector), Shashikumar (Video Analyst). The team have picked the following players: Abhimanyu Mithun, Luvnith Sisodia (WK), Koushik V, Liyan Khan, Naveen MG, Anand Doddamani, Shivkumar BU, Tushar Singh, Akshan Rao, Zahoor Farooqi, Rohan Naveen, Saurav Srivastav, Sagar Solanki (WK), Gowtham Sagar, Roshan Ashwathiah, Rahul Singh Rawat, Shishir Bhawane, Sharan Goud.  

Gulbarga Mystics line up with Mansur Ali Khan (Coach), Rajashekar Shanbal (Assistant Coach), Santosh V (Selector), Sachidananda (Video Analyst). The players they’ve picked are: Manish Pandey, Devdutt Padikkal, Karthik CA, Manoj Bhandage, Vidwath Kaverappa, Kruthik Krishna, Abhilash Shetty, Kushaal M Wadhwani, Pranav Bhatia, Shrijith KL (WK), Ritesh Bhatkal, Mohit BA, Rohan Patil, Dhanush Gowda, Mohammed Aqib Jawad, Shreesha Achar, Jeshwanth Acharya, Aaron Christie.

Mangalore United acquired Stuart Binny (Coach), C Raghavendra (Assistant Coach), MV Prasanth (Selector), P Rajeev (Video Analyst). The players they have picked are: Abhinav Manohar, Samarth R, Vyshak V, Amit Verma, Venkatesh M, Aneeshwar Gautam, Sujay Sateri, Rohith Kumar AC, Macneil Noronha, Sharath HS, Shashi Kumar K, Nikin Jose SJ, Raghuveer Pavalur, Amogh S, Chinmay NA, Aditya Somanna, Yashovardhan Parantap, Dheeraj J Gowda.

Shivamogga Strikers picked Nikhil Haldipur (Coach), Aditya Sagar (Assistant Coach), A R Mahesh (Selector), Sharath (Video Analyst) The Players they have brought in are: K Gowtham, KC Cariappa, Rohan Kadam, Siddharth KV, Darshan MB, Stalin Hoover, Avinash D, Smaran R, Sharath BR (WK), Rajvir Wadhwa, Rajendra Danganavar, Utham Aiyappa, Chaitanya S, Shreyas BM, KS Devaiah, Vinay Sagar, Shreyas SP, Punith S.

Mysore Warriors enlisted the services of PV Shashikanth (Coach), SL Akshay (Assistant Coach), KL Ashwath (Selector), Kiran T (Video Analyst). The players they’ve picked for their side are: Karun Nair, Shreyas Gopal, Shubhang Hegde, Pavan Deshpande, Vidyadhar Patil, Nihal Ullal, Prateek Jain, Lochan Appanna, Chiranjeevi GS, Naga Bharath, Bharath Duri, Shivraj S, Monish Reddy, Varun Rao TN, Rahul Prasanna, Nitin Bhille, Aditya Goyal, Abhishek Ahlawat.

Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022 Schedule

Date Match
7 August 2022 Hubli Tigers vs Mangalore United
Mysore Warriors vs Shivamogga Strikers
8 August 2022 Bengaluru Blasters vs Gulbarga Mystics
Mysore Warriors vs Mangalore United
9 August 2022 Gulbarga Mystics vs Shivamogga Strikers
Bengaluru Blasters vs Hubli Tigers
10 August 2022 Mysore Warriors vs Hubli Tigers
Mangalore United vs Shivamogga Strikers
11 August 2022 Bengaluru Blasters vs Mangalore United
Mysore Warriors vs Gulbarga Mystics
12 August 2022 Hubli Tigers vs Gulbarga Mystics
Bengaluru Blasters vs Shivamogga Striker
13 August 2022 Hubli Tigers vs Gulbarga Mystics
Mysore Warriors vs Bengaluru Blasters
14 August 2022 Mysore Warriors vs Shivamogga Strikers
Gulbarga Mystics vs Mangalore United
15 August 2022 Mangalore United vs Bengaluru Blasters
Gulbarga Mystics vs Hubli Tigers
17 August 2022 Mysore Warriors vs Mangalore United
Bengaluru Blasters vs Shivamogga Strikers
18 August 2022 Bengaluru Blasters vs Gulbarga Mystics
Hubli Tigers vs Mysore Warriors
19 August 2022 Hubli Tigers vs Shivamogga Strikers
Mangalore United vs Gulbarga Mystics
20 August 2022 Mangalore United vs Shivamogga Strikers
Mysore Warriors vs Bengaluru Blasters
21 August 2022 Mysore Warriors vs Gulbarga Mystics
Hubli Tigers vs Bengaluru Blasters
22 August 2022 Shivamogga Strikers vs Gulbarga Mystics
Hubli Tigers vs Mangalore United
23 August 2022 Eliminator and Qualifier 1
25 August 2022 Qualifier 2
26 August 2022 Final

Broadcast Details

TV- Star Sports 2 and Star Sports Kannada

Streaming- Fancode app