KSCA Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022: Overview, Schedule, Player Draft, Teams- All that you Need to Know

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KSCA Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022: Overview, Schedule, Player Draft, Teams- All that you Need to Know

The Karnataka Cricket Association (KCA) has officially announced the revamp of its flagship T-20 tournament and named it as KSCA Maharaja T20 Trophy. Six teams will participate and fight for their glory at the prestigious KSCA Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022.

The KSCA Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022 will replace the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) that used to take place every year until 2019 as the tournament came under the scanner for an alleged spot-fixing scandal. The Maharaja Trophy will take place from 7th August to 26th August at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.

The Shriram Group has been announced as the title sponsor for the marquee event. KCA on Friday confirmed the title rights for Shriram Group and notified the organizers of the event.

A total of six teams will compete at the inaugural edition of the KSCA Maharaja T20 Trophy. The six teams are namely:

  • Mysore Warriors
  • Kalyani Bangalore Blasters
  • Mangalore United
  • Hubli Tigers
  • Shivamogga Strikers
  • Gulbarga Mystics

The KSCA Maharaja T20 trophy 2022will witness the participation of 14 IPL players and a few Indian international cricketers from the state. The tournament will give a boost to the youngsters of Karnataka who will get a chance to display their talent on a massive platform.

The players in the T-20 league have been divided into four categories. The player draft will consist of the following categories:

  • Category A (International and IPL Players)
  • Category B (Karnataka State Players)
  • Category C (Karnataka Youth State Players)
  • Category D (Emerging Players)

The Player draft of the KSCA Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022 was conducted today at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. Here is the list of player draft signings after which the players were divided into their respective franchises:

  1. Mysore Warriors

Head coach: PV Shashikath

Category A: Karun Nair, Shreyas Gopal

Category B: Shubhang Hegde, Pavan Deshpande, Vidhyadhar Patil

Category C: Ulllal, Prateek Jain, Lochan Appanna, Chiranjeevi, Naga Bharath

Category D: Bharath Doori, Shivraj S, Monish Reddy, Varun Rao, Rahul Prasanna, Nithin Bhille, Aditya Goyal, Abhishek Ahlawat

2. Bengaluru Blasters

Head coach: Naziruddin T

Category A: Mayank Agarwal, J Suchith, Ronit More

Category B: Anirudha Joshi, Pradeep T, Kranthi Kumar

Category C: Chetan LR, Anish KV, Kumar LR, Rakshith S, Rishi Bopanna

Category D: Santok Singh, Suraj Ahuja, Paras Gurbax Arya, Lochan S Gowda, Sean Ishan Joseph, Kuhush Marathe, Tanay Walmik.

3. Gulbarga Mystics 

Head coach: Mansuralikhan

Category A: Manish Pandey, Devdutt Padikkal

Category B: CA Karthik, Manoj Bhandge, Shrijith KL, V Kaverappa

Category C: Krithik Krishna, Abhilash Shetty, Kushal Wadhwani, Pranav Bhatia

Category D: Mohit BA, Rohan Patil, Dhanish Gowda, Mohammed Aqib Javed, Shreesha Achaar, Jeshwant Acharya, Aaron Christi

4. Mangalore United

Head coach: Stuart Binny

Category A: Abhinav Manohar

Category B: R Samarth, Vyshak Vijaykumar Amit Verma, M Venkatesh

Category C: Aneeshwar Gautam, Sujay Sathyahari, Rohit Kumar AC, Macneil Noronha, HS Sharath

Category D: Shivkumar K, Nikin Jose, Raghuveer Pavalur, Amogh S, Chinmay NA, Aditya Somanna, Yashwardhan, Dheeraj Gowda

5. Shivamogga Strikers

Head coach: Nikhil Haldipur

Category A: K Gowtham, KC Carriapa

Category B: Rohan Kadam, KV Siddhartha, Darshan MB, Stalin Hoover

Category C: Avinash D, Smaran R, Sharath BR, Ranvir Wadhwa

Category D: Rajendra Danganavar, Uttam Ayappa, Chaitanya S, Shreyas BM, KS Devaiah, Vinay Sagar, Shreyas SP, Punith S

6. Hubli Tigers

Head coach: Deepak Chowgle 

Category A: Abhimanyu Mithun

Category B: Lavnith Sisodia, V Koushik, Liyan Khan, Naveen MG

Category C: Anand, Shivkumar BU, Tushar Singh, Akshan Rao, Zahoor Farooqi

Category D: Rohan Naveen, Saurabh Shrivastava, Sagar Solanki, Gowtham Sagar, Roshan A, Rahul Singh Rawat, Shishir Bhawne, Sharan Gowda

The live streaming of the KSCA Maharaja T20 Trophy 2022 will be exclusively available on Star Sports Network and Disney+ Hotstar app. 

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