Joburg Super Kings Team

Joburg Super Kings Team 2023

Joburg Super Kings will be the franchise that will represent Johannesburg in the inaugural edition of the SA20 league. 

Joburg Super Kings Squads

There is a good mix of young and experienced players on this side. Explosive batters and fiery pace attack make this team one of the contenders to win SA20 inaugural edition.

Joburg Super Kings Players List

S.#Player NameRoleBatting styleBowling style
1Harry BrookBatterRight HandedRight Arm Medium
2Faf du PlessisBatterRight HandedRight Arm Leg Break
3Leus du PlooyBatterLeft HandedSlow Left Arm Orthodox
4Reeza HendricksBatterRight HandedRight Arm off Break
5Janneman MalanBatterRight HandedRight Arm Leg Break
6Nandre BurgerAll RounderLeft HandedLeft Arm Fast Medium
7George GartonAll RounderLeft HandedLeft Arm Fast
8Lewis GregoryAll RounderRight HandedRight Arm Fast Medium
9Romario ShepherdAll RounderRight HandedRight Arm Fast Medium
10Donovan FerreiraWicket Keeper BatterRight Handed 
11Kyle VerreynneWicket Keeper BatterRight HandedRight Arm off Break
12Gerald CoetzeeBowlerRight HandedRight Arm Fast
13Alzarri JosephBowlerRight HandedRight Arm Fast
14Caleb SelekaBowlerRight HandedLeg Break
15Malusi SibotoBowlerLeft HandedRight Arm Medium
16Maheesh TheekshanaBowlerRight HandedRight Arm off Break
17Lizaad WilliamsBowlerLeft HandedRight Arm Medium

Johannesburg Super Kings Batters

The star-studded batting lineup of Joburg Super Kings includes their skipper Faf du Plessis, Harry Brook, Reeza Hendricks, and Janneman Malan. All 4 of them have an excellent T20 record. Except for Brook, all 3 are well familiar with the South African conditions and will be instrumental in this event. 

Brook is currently in some fine form. He did well for England in the T20I series against Pakistan and has made many names for himself with his class and aggression.

Less de Plooy is an underrated English batter in this lineup. He averages 30 with the bat and has a strike rate of 129 in T20 cricket, and he is also exceptionally experienced, with over 2000 runs in T20s.

Joburg Super Kings Batters List: Faf du Plessis, Harry Brook, Reeza Hendricks, Janneman Malan, Kyle Verrynne, and Leus de Plooy.

Johannesburg Super Kings All-Rounders

Joburg Super Kings have a good trio of all-rounders in their squad. Donovan Ferreira, George Garton, and Lewis Gregory are the all-rounders in this squad. 

Ferreira averages 41 in the shortest format of the game with a 150+ strike rate which makes him deadly dangerous. George Garton and Lewis Gregory have a superior bowling advantage, but they are equally dangerous with the bat.

Romario Shepherd is another well-known all-rounder on this side. He is good with wicket-taking skills and can smack the ball a mile.

Joburg Super Kings All-Rounders List: Donovan Ferreira, Romario Shepherd, George Garton, and Lewis Gregory.

Johannesburg Super Kings Fast Bowlers

Alzarri Joseph and Nandre Burger will be seen leading the pace attack of this side. Both are fast and accurate and highly effective in South African Conditions. Gerald Coetzee is another highly talented pacer in this lineup. He averages 20 with the ball and has an economy rate of 7 in T20 cricket. He is young, and he is pretty useful too.

Malusi Siboto and Lizard Williams are the two medium pacers of this squad. They both have grand bowling averages, and their economy is under 8 too. 

Joburg Super Kings Fast Bowlers List: Alzarri Joseph, Nandre Burger, Gerald Coetzee, Lizaad Williams and Malusi Siboto.

Joburg Super Kings Spinners

The top Sri Lankan Spinner, Maheesh Theekshana will be the lead spinner of this squad. Theekshana has been brilliant in T20 cricket. He has 89 wickets to his name in 81 T20s at an average of 21 and an economy rate of 6. With 19 wickets in 19 T20s at an average of 21 and an economy rate of 7, young Caleb Seleka will support Maheesh Theekshana with spin-bowling.

Joburg Super Kings Spinners List: Maheesh Theekshana and Caleb Seleka.

Johannesburg Super Kings Wicket Keeper

Kyle Verrynne is a wicketkeeper batter in this lineup. He is more of a long-format player, but his stats are decent in T20s.

Joburg Super Kings Overseas Players

George Garton (Eng), Lewis Gregory (Eng), Alzarri Joseph (WI), Romario Shepherd (WI) , Maheesh Theekshana (SL)

Joburg Super Kings Captain

Faf du Plessis will be the captain of Johannesburg Super Kings in SA20 2023.

Joburg Super Kings Owner

India Cements own Johannesburg Super Kings. India Cements also owns the IPL franchise, Chennai Super Kings.  They also own Texas Super Kings in MLC.

About Ehsan Muhammad Khan

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