MI Cape Town has selected famous player Jofra Archer for the SA T20 tournament.
The South African Cricket Board is organizing a new T20 league tournament called SA T20 in January 2023 in collaboration with Super Sport. T.A. Former captain Cream Smith will act as the captain of the T20 league. The SA T20 tournament will be held from January 10 to February 11.
T.A. The IPL owners have bought all six teams participating in the T20 league. Chennai Super Kings – Johannesburg, Mumbai Indians – Cape Town, Sun TV’s Sunrisers – Port Elizabeth, Lucknela – Durban, Rajasthan Royals – Paarl and Delhi Capitals co-owner Jindal Salah West Sports – Pretoria. Although South African companies competed in the bidding, the owners of the IPL team T.H. They have got the teams of the T20 league. CSK has bought a team in a foreign league for the first time. M.I. The six participating teams are Cape Town, Johannesburg Super Kings, Durban Franchise, Paarl Royals, Pretoria Capitals, Sunrisers Eastern Cape.
Each team has 17 players in the tournament. Four of them are foreign players. 33 matches will be played in the one month long tournament.
Famous English player Jofra Archer, who has been out of cricket recently due to injury, will play SA T20. He has been selected by MI Cape Town via wild card. Archer has not played international cricket after March 2021. He is currently participating in England’s practice match in Abu Dhabi.
In the last IPL auction, Archer was sold for Rs. Mumbai team chose for 8 crores. However, he did not play in the 2022 IPL. MI Cape Town squad for SA T20 includes Archer, Sam Karan, Livingston, Ally Stone, Rabada, Braves, Rashid Khan etc.