CPL draft 2021 held on 28th May, 2021 where all teams pick CPL 2021 squad from the available players list for CPL 2021 edition. As per the schedule of CPL 2021 tournament will strat from 26th Aug and all matches to be played on same venue due to Covid limitations.
Cpl 2021 all teams squad consist as per the below mentioned criteria for team combination:
Caribbean Premier League Team Squad of 15 will consist of:
- One (1) West Indies Franchise Player (pre-selected)
- One (1) Overseas Franchise Player (pre-selected)
- Four (4) Elite Players (West Indian & Overseas)
- No less than seven (7) Eligible Players
- No less than two (2) Under 23 Players from each Team’s country/region.
CPL 2021 Players List
CPL 2021 Team Squad
Barbados Royals (Tridents)
Jason Holder (c), Johnson Charles, Shai Hope, Kyle Mayers, Hayden Walsh Jr., Raymon Reifer, Justin Greaves, Nyeem Young, Joshua Bishop, Oshane Thomas, Ashley Nurse, Mohammad Amir (Pak), Azam Khan (Pak), Smit Patel (Ind), Glenn Phillips (NZ), Thisara Perera (SL). Click Here for more details
Guyana Amazon Warriors
Nicholas Pooran (c), Imran Tahir, Shimron Hetmyer, Brandon King, Romario Shepherd, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Odean Smith, Anthony Bramble, Kevin Sinclair, Ashmead Nedd, Waqar Salamkheil, Nial Smith, Gudakesh Motie, Imran Tahir (SAF), Shoaib Malik (Pak), Mohammad Hafeez (Pak), Waqar Salamkheil (Afg), Naveen-ul-Haq (Afg). Click here for more details
Rovman Powell (c), Carlos Brathwaite, Chadwick Walton, Fidel Edwards, Veerasammy Permaul, Ryan Persaud, Andre Russell, Jason Mohammed, Qais Ahmad, Kennar Lewis, Abhijai Mansingh, Joshua James, Kirk McKenzie, Qais Ahmad (Afg), Migael Pretorius (SAF), Haider Ali (Pak), Imad Wasim (Pak). Click here for more details
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Rayad Emrit (c), Dwayne Bravo, Sheldon Cottrell, Evin Lewis, Fabian Allen, Sherfane Rutherford, Jon-Russ Jaggesar, Dominic Drakes, Joshua Da Silva, Chris Gayle, Devon Thomas, Colin Archibald, Mikyle Louis (out of CPL due to biosecure bubble breach), Asif Ali (Pak), Ravi Bopara (Eng), Fawad Ahmed (Aus), Paul van Meekeren (Hol), Naseem Shah (Pak). Click here for more details
St Lucia Kings (Zouks)
Rahkeem Cornwall, Andre Fletcher, Kesrick Williams, Obed McCoy, Mark Deyal, Roston Chase, Javelle Glen, Keron Cottoy, Jeavor Royal, Kadeem Alleyne, Alzarri Joseph, Faf du Plessis (c) (AF), Samit Patel (Eng), Wahab Riaz (Pak), Usman Qadir (Pak). Click here for more details
Trinbago Knight Riders
Kieron Pollard (c), Denesh Ramdin, Sunil Narine, Darren Bravo, Lendl Simmons, Khary Pierre, Anderson Phillip, Tion Webster, Akeal Hosein, Jayden Seales, Ali Khan, Ravi Rampaul, Leonardo Julien, Isuru Udana (SL), Ali Khan (USA), Yasir Shah (Pak), Colin Munro (NZ). Click here for more details
CPL 2021 Captain List
All six franchises of CPL 2021 are captained by players who has played international cricket and have the experience of leading a side. CPL 2021 captain list includes name 5 West Indians and 1 overseas player in form of Faf Du Plesis from South Africa.
CPL Team captain names are listed below:
- Jason Holder is captain of Barbados Royals
- Keiron Pollard is captain of Trinbago Knight Riders
- Faf Du Plesis t is captain of St Lucia Kings
- Ryad Emrit is captain of St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
- Nicholas Pooran is captain of Guyana Amazon Warriors
- Rovman Powellis captain of Jamaica Tallawahs
CPL 2021 Overseas Players List
CPL 2021 Foreign players list consist of players from Pakistan, Afghanistan, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, USA, Holland, Sri Lanka & India.
For completion of CPL 2021 squad each team has to pick minimum 4 and maximum 5 overseas players to complete Caribbean Premier League 2021 player list.
- Mohammad Amir & Azam Khan to play for Barbados Royals.
- Shoaib Malik & Mohammad Hafeez will represent Guyana Amazon Warriors.
- Haider Ali will feature for Jamaica Tallawahs.
- Asif Ali is part of St Kitts and Nevis Patriots.
- Wahab Riaz & Usman Qadir will be part St Lucia Kings.
- Yasir Shah to play for Trinbago Knight Riders.
- Waqar Salamkheil & Naveen-ul-Haq to play for Guyana Amazon Warriors.
- Qais Ahmad will represent Jamaica Tallawahs.
South African players as foreign players in CPL 2021 Squads
- Imran Tahir to play for Guyana Amazon Warriors.
- Migael Pretorius will represent Jamaica Tallawahs.
- Faf du Plessis will play for St Lucia Kings.
- Glenn Phillips to play for for Barbados Royals.
- Colin Munro will represent Trinbago Knight Riders
English Players in CPL Teams 2021
- Ravi Bopara to play for St Kitts and Nevis Patriots.
- Samit Patel will represent St Lucia Kings.
Caribbean Premier League Sri Lankan Players
- Thisara Perera to play for Barbados Royals.
- Isuru Udana will represent Trinbago Knight Riders
Australian Players in Caribbean Premier League 2021 overseas players list
- Fawad Ahmed will represent St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Netherland Player in CPL squad for 2021 season
Say hello to our Dutch pacer @paulvanmeekeren who has now replaced Anrich Nortje. Are you ready to witness him in action in just under two weeks?#cricketplayedlouder #stkitts #stkittsandnevis #sknp #sknpatriots #patriots #countdown #comingsoon #t20 #t20cricket #cpl21 #cpl pic.twitter.com/srNpykYCtC
— SKNPatriots (@sknpatriots) August 14, 2021
- Paul van Meekeren will play for St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. He is the first Dutch player to participate in Caribbean Premier League.
CPL 2021 Indian Player
- Smit Patel to play for Barbados Royals
USA cricketer in CPL teams list
- Ali Khan to play for Trinbago Knight Riders