Pakistan Junior league 2022 – Complete Schedule, Teams, Venue, Time Table, Live Streaming & Player details:
The first season of Pakistan Junior is all set to begin at Lahore’s Gaddafi stadium with the first match between Gujranwala Giants and Mardan Warriors on October 6 at 9 pm. The Pakistan Junior league 2022 is a first ever under 19 league with players selected through a draft system including international age-group cricketers. This is a six-city based franchise league where six teams will play total 19 matches. All the matches will be played at the Gaddafi Stadium.
Each of the six teams is mentored by a former international cricketer. Shahid Afridi will mentor the Mardan Warriors, while Shoaib Malik will mentor the Gujranwala Giants. Among international cricketers, Viv Richards for Gwadar Sharks, Imran Tahir for the Bahawalpur Royals, Daren Sammy for the Hyderabad Hunters, and Colin Munro have been allotted for the Rawalpindi Raiders.
Some of the top coaches who work with domestic U19 and senior teams have been hired for the six junior teams. Gordon Parsons and Toby Radford are foreign coaches on the team. Radford will serve as Rawalpindi’s head coach and Parsons will serve as Bahawalpur’s.
Check out Pakistan Junior league 2022 complete Schedule, Time Table, Teams, Squads:
Pakistan Junior league 2022 Schedule
|Thursday||Gujranwala Giants vs Mardan Warriors||6 Oct||18:00|
|Friday||Bahawalpur Royals vs Hyderabad Hunters||7 Oct||18:00|
|Saturday||Rawalpindi Raiders vs Gwadar Sharks||8 Oct||13:30|
|Saturday||Gujranwala Giants vs Bahawalpur Royals||8 Oct||18:00|
|Sunday||Hyderabad Hunters vs Gwadar Sharks||9 Oct||13:30|
|Sunday||Rawalpindi Raiders vs Mardan Warriors||9 Oct||18:00|
|Monday||Bahawalpur Royals vs Mardan Warriors||10 Oct||18:00|
|Tuesday||Hyderabad Hunters vs Rawalpindi Raiders||11 Oct||18:00|
|Wednesday||Gujranwala Giants vs Gwadar Sharks||12 Oct||18:00|
|Thursday||Mardan Warriors vs Hyderabad Hunters||13 Oct||18:00|
|Friday||Rawalpindi Raiders vs Gujranwala Giants||14 Oct||13:30|
|Friday||Bahawalpur Royals vs Gwadar Sharks||14 Oct||18:00|
|Saturday||Hyderabad Hunters vs Gujranwala Giants||15 Oct||18:30|
|Saturday||Bahawalpur Royals vs Rawalpindi Raiders||15 Oct||18:00|
|Sunday||Mardan Warriors vs Gwadar Sharks||16 Oct||18:00|
Pakistan Junior League Playoff & Eliminators
The top 4 teams in the PJL 2022 points table will be qualified to enter the PJL 2022 playoff rounds. The top 2 teams will play a qualifier playoff and the winner will directly qualify for the Finals. The 3rd and 4th teams will play the first eliminator match and the winner of first eliminator will play the 2nd eliminator with the loser side of the playoff match.
|Tuesday||1 Vs 2 (Q1)||18 Oct||18:00|
|Wednesday||3 Vs 4 (E)||19 Oct||18:00|
|Thursday||LQ1 Vs WE (Q2)||20 Oct||18:00|
|Friday||Final (Q1 vs Q2)||21Oct||18:00|
- Q= Qualifier
- E= Eliminator
- LQ= Loser Qualifier
- WE= Winner Eliminator
Pakistan Junior league 2022 Teams
- Gujranwala Giants
- Mardan Warriors
- Bahawalpur Royals
- Rawalpindi Raiders
- Hyderabad Hunters
- Gwadar Sharks
Pakistan Junior league 2022 Squads
Here are the squads of all the six teams:
Bahawalpur Royals: Arham Nawab (vice-captain), Nathan Edwards (West Indies), Obaid Shahid (c), Sajjad Ali, Mohammad Zeeshan, Rehan Ahmed (England), Basit Ali, Ali Razzaq, Nangeyalia Kharotai (Afghanistan), Farhan Yousaf, Mohammad Tayyab Arif, Shahwaiz Irfan, Mohammad Danish, Ahmed Hussain, Gabriel Gallman-Findlay (Scotland)
Gujranwala Giants: Ali Asfand, Azan Awais, Uzair Mumtaz (c), Tom Aspinwall (England), Mohammad Ibtisam, Ariful Islam (Bangladesh), Hasnain Majid, Shevon Daniel (Sri Lanka), Mohammad Shan, Mohammad Waqas, Hasan Ali Jnr, Mohammad Aqib Asghar, Saqlain Nawaz, Hamza Nawaz, Matthew Tromp (USA).
Gwadar Sharks: Joseph Eckland (England), Danial Ibrahim (England), Haseeb Nazim, Muhammad Ismail, Arafat Minhas, Luc Martin Benkenstein (England), Mohammad Shoaib, Saad Masood, Shamyl Hussain, Momin Qamar, Mohammad AbuBakar, Aftab Ahmed, Muhammad Zulkifal, Adnan Iqbal, Kushal Malla (Nepal).
Hyderabad Hunters: Saad Baig (c), Afaq Khan, Aftab Ibrahim, Isai Thorne (West Indies), Haseeb-ur-Rehman, Muneeb Wasif, James Ross Wood (England), Lahiru Dawatage (Sri Lanka), Arbaz Khan, Mohammad Zubair Jnr, Moeez Rana, Hassan Iqbal, Fahad Amin, Salman Ahmed, Ali Naseer (UAE).
Mardan Warriors: George Thomas (England), Abbas Ali (c), Archie Lenham (England), Abidullah, Daud Nazir, Haseeb Khan, Muhammad Nabeel, Olly Cox (England), Mohammad Farooq, Mohammad Irfan, Aimal Khan, Zohaib Khan Shanzaib, Syed Tayyab Hussain, Shahzaib Khan, Burhan Niaz (Belgium).
Rawalpindi Raiders: Habibullah (c), Ali Ishaq, Afnan Khan, Hassan Eisakhil (Afghanistan), Ali Raza, Kai Smith (England), Aseer Mughal, Amir Hassan, Allah Mohammad Ghazanfar (Afghanistan), Ziaullah, Usman Khan, Wahaj Riaz, Haroon Arshad, Naveed Ahmed Khan, Charlie Tear (England).