By CricketCountry Staff
Mumbai: Sep 14, 2012
Indian Premier League (IPL) franchisees, Mumbai Indians (MI), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Delhi Daredevils (DD) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) announced squad for the upcoming Champions League T20 2012 (CLT20) on Friday.
Team line-ups are again brimming with the world’s elite T20 talent as the champion domestic teams from a record eight countries chase the US$2.5m first prize from a total pool (including participation fees) of US$13m.
The CLT20 will feature four teams from India- MI, DD, KKR and DD.
Eight teams have automatically qualified for the Group Stage while the remaining six teams will compete for the remaining two places via a Qualifier.
The Qualifier will start on 9 October before the Group Stage starts on 13 October. The Final will be played on Sunday 23 October in Johannesburg.
Mumbai Indians: Mitchell Johnson, Dinesh Karthik, Dhawal Kulkarni, Richard Levi, Lasith Malinga, Pragyan Ojha, Munaf Patel, Thisara Perera, Kieron Pollard, Ambati Rayudu, Rohit Sharma, Harbhajan Singh, Dwayne Smith, Sachin Tendulkar, Surya Kumar Yadav.
Kolkata Knight Riders: Iqbal Abdullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Lakshmipathy Balaji, Rajat Bhatia, Manvinder Bisla, Gautam Gambhir, Jacques Kallis, Brett Lee, Brendon McCullum, Sunil Narine, Yusuf Pathan, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Mohammed Shami, Ryan Ten Doeschate, Manoj Tiwary.
Chennai Super Kings: Ravichandran Ashwin, Subramaniam Badrinath, Doug Bollinger, Dwayne Bravo, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Faf Du Plessis, Ben Hilfenhaus, Michael Hussey, Ravindra Jadeja, Albie Morkel, Suresh Raina, Wriddhiman Saha, Anirudh Srikkanth, Murali Vijay, V Yomahesh.
Delhi Daredevils: Varun Aaron, Ajit Agarkar, Unmukt Chand, Mahela Jayawardene, Morne Morkel, Pawan Negi, Naman Ojha, Irfan Pathan, Kevin Pietersen, Venugopal Rao, Andre Russell, Virender Sehwag, Ross Taylor, David Warner, Umesh Yadav.