SA20 2023 Schedule, Teams, Squad, Points Table: Cricket South Africa T20 League is scheduled to be held in January and February 2023 in South Africa. This South Africa’s new T20 league is named SA20. SA20 2023 league is organized by Cricket South Africa.
This time, it will be a mini-IPL because 6 IPL teams have already taken franchises in the SA20.
This new South Africa’s T20 franchise-based league is named “SA20”. In the league, each team is allowed to field a maximum number of four foreigners per match in their playing 11.
The player auction of the SA20 League will be held on September 20, 2022, and the league is scheduled to start in January 2023.
SA20 2023 Summary
|Tournament Name||SA20 2023|
|Date||Jan & Feb 2023|
|Tournament Format||Round-robin and playoffs|
SA20 League Auction
SA20 is scheduled to start on January 2023, the six franchises based in Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, Paarl, Port Elizabeth and Pretoria were already acquired by the owners of 6 different teams of the Indian Premier League.
The player aution for this league will be held on the September 20, 2022 where all the teams owner pick the players for their teams.
Moeen Ali, Jos Buttler, Sam Curren and Liam Livingstone have already been signed along with the West Indians Jason Holder and Kyle Mayers.
SA20 League Teams
The total of 6 teams will be participating in this Twenty20 tournament where each team will play a total of 2 matches with other teams, one home and one-away match format. It will be a mini-IPL tournament because already 6 IPL teams have acquired their franchise in this tournament.
They all have made the announcements through their social media handles:
Chennai Super Kings
Here is the complete SA20 teams list:
|Pretoria Capitals||Pretoria, Gauteng||Centurion Park||JSW Sports, co-owners of Delhi Capitals|
|Paarl Royals||Paarl, Western Cape||Boland Park||Royals Sports Group, owners of Rajasthan Royals|
|Sunrisers Eastern Cape||Gqeberha, Eastern Cape||St George’s Park Cricket Ground||Sun TV Network Limited, owners of Sunrisers Hyderabad|
|RPSG Durban||Durban, KwaZulu-Natal||Kingsmead Cricket Ground||RPSG Sports Private Limited, owners of Lucknow SuperGiants|
|MI Cape Town||Cape Town, Western Cape||Newlands Cricket Ground||Reliance Industries Limited, owners of Mumbai Indians|
|Johannesburg Super Kings||Johannesburg, Gauteng||Wanderers Stadium||Chennai Super Kings Cricket Limited, owners of Chennai Super Kings|
SA20 Team Squads
SA20 league team’s squads are not announced yet. We will update this section once the official squads are announced.
SA20 League Venue
SA20 2023 will be held in 6 different stadiums from different cities. Here is the list of the venues:
- Centurion Park
- Boland Park
- St George’s Park Cricket Ground
- Kingsmead Cricket Ground
- Newlands Cricket Ground
- Wanderers Stadium