Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 Schedule: Full time table, fixtures, venue, teams, squads and players list for the T20 tournament
The Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament is the first step towards resuming of cricket in the country since the Covid-19 outbreak. Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 Schedule is announced by the BCCI. The 12th edition of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy is all set to start from January 9 to January 31. The tournament to feature 38 teams and will be played across seven venues.
All the matches to be played at Mumbai, Vadodara, Indore, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Chennai while Ahmedabad to host knockout games. All the teams have been divided into a total of six groups with five groups include six elite teams each (Elite A, Elite B, Elite C, Elite D and Elite E ) while the sixth group feature eight plate teams.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 Schedule
All the teams will play five matches in the league stage and the top team from each group will qualify for the quarter-finals followed by semifinals and the final match on January 31. Here’s the complete 2021 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy schedule and match fixtures with venues and timings.
|Date and Day||Group||Fixture||Time (IST)||Venue|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite A||Karnataka vs J&K||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite A||Punjab vs Uttar Pradesh||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite A||Railways vs Tripura||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite B||Bengal vs Odisha||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite B||Jharkhand vs Tamil Nadu*||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite C||Gujarat vs Maharashtra||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite C||Chhatisgarh vs Himachal Pradesh||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite C||Baroda vs Uttarakhand||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 10, Sunday||Elite B||Assam vs Hyderabad *||7:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 11, Monday||Elite D||Saurashtra vs Services*||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 11, Monday||Elite D||Rajasthan vs Vidarbha||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 11, Monday||Elite E||Andhra Pradesh vs Haryana||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 11, Monday||Elite E||Mumbai vs Delhi*||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 11, Monday||Plate||Chandigarh vs Nagaland||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 11, Monday||Plate||Meghalaya vs Manipur||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 11, Monday||Plate||Bihar vs Arunachal Pradesh||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 11, Monday||Plate||Mizoram vs Sikkim||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 11, Monday||Elite D||Madhya Pradesh vs Goa*||7:00 PM||Indore|
|January 11, Monday||Elite E||Kerala vs Puducherry*||7:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite A||Karnataka vs Punjab||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite A||J&K vs Tripura||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite A||Railways vs Uttar Pradesh||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite B||Bengal vs Jharkhand*||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite B||Hyderabad vs Odisha||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite C||Chhatisgarh vs Maharashtra||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite C||Gujarat vs Uttarakhand||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite C||Baroda vs Himachal Pradesh||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 12, Tuesday||Elite B||Assam vs Tamil Nadu*||7:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 13, Wednesday||Elite D||Saurashtra vs Vidarbha*||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 13, Wednesday||Elite D||Goa vs Services||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 13, Wednesday||Elite E||Andhra Pradesh vs Delhi*||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 13, Wednesday||Elite E||Haryana vs Puducherry||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 13, Wednesday||Plate||Meghalaya vs Mizoram||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 13, Wednesday||Plate||Chandigarh vs Manipur||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 13, Wednesday||Plate||Bihar vs Sikkim||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 13, Wednesday||Plate||Arunachal Pradesh vs Nagaland||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 13, Wednesday||Elite D||Madhya Pradesh vs Rajasthan*||7:00 PM||Indore|
|January 13, Wednesday||Elite E||Mumbai vs Kerala*||7:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite A||Punjab vs Railways||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite A||J&K vs Uttar Pradesh||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite A||Karnataka vs Tripura||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite B||Assam vs Jharkhand||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite B||Odisha vs Tamil Nadu*||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite C||Baroda vs Chhatisgarh||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite C||Gujarat vs Himachal Pradesh||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite C||Maharashtra vs Uttarakhand||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 14, Thursday||Elite B||Bengal vs Hyderabad*||7:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 15, Friday||Elite D||Madhya Pradesh vs Vidarbha*||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 15, Friday||Elite D||Rajasthan vs Services||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 15, Friday||Elite E||Delhi vs Kerala||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 15, Friday||Elite E||Mumbai vs Haryana||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 15, Friday||Plate||Bihar vs Meghalaya||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 15, Friday||Plate||Chandigarh vs Mizoram||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 15, Friday||Plate||Nagaland vs Sikkim||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 15, Friday||Plate||Arunachal Pradesh vs Manipur||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 15, Friday||Elite D||Goa vs Saurashtra*||7:00 PM||Indore|
|January 15, Friday||Elite E||Andhra Pradesh vs Puducherry*||7:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite A||Tripura vs Uttar Pradesh||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite A||Karnataka vs Railways||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite A||J&K vs Punjab||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite B||Hyderabad vs Tamil Nadu||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite B||Bengal vs Assam*||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite C||Himachal Pradesh v Uttarakhand||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite C||Baroda vs Maharashtra||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite C||Chhatisgarh vs Gujarat||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 16, Saturday||Elite B||Jharkhand vs Odisha*||7:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 17, Sunday||Elite D||Goa vs Rajasthan*||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 17, Sunday||Elite D||Madhya Pradesh vs Saurashtra||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 17, Sunday||Elite E||Mumbai vs Puducherry*||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 17, Sunday||Elite E||Andhra Pradesh vs Kerala||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 17, Sunday||Plate||Bihar vs Manipur||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 17, Sunday||Plate||Arunchal Pradesh vs Meghalaya||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 17, Sunday||Plate||Chandigarh vs Sikkim||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 17, Sunday||Plate||Mizoram vs Nagaland||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 17, Sunday||Elite D||Services vs Vidarbha*||7:00 PM||Indore|
|January 17, Sunday||Elite E||Delhi vs Haryana*||7:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 18, Monday||Elite A||J&K vs Railways||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 18, Monday||Elite A||Punjab vs Tripura||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 18, Monday||Elite A||Karnataka vs Uttar Pradesh||12:00 PM||Alur|
|January 18, Monday||Elite B||Assam vs Odisha||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 18, Monday||Elite B||Hyderabad vs Jharkhand*||12:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 18, Monday||Elite C||Baroda vs Gujarat||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 18, Monday||Elite C||Chhatisgarh vs Uttarkhand||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 18, Monday||Elite C||Himachal Pradesh v Maharashtra||12:00 PM||Vadodara|
|January 18, Monday||Elite B||Bengal vs Tamil Nadu*||7:00 PM||Kolkata|
|January 19, Tuesday||Elite D||Madhya Pradesh vs Services*||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 19, Tuesday||Elite D||Goa vs Vidarbha||12:00 PM||Indore|
|January 19, Tuesday||Elite E||Kerala vs Haryana*||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 19, Tuesday||Elite E||Delhi vs Puducherry||12:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 19, Tuesday||Plate||Arunachal Pradesh v Chandigarh||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 19, Tuesday||Plate||Meghalaya vs Sikkim||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 19, Tuesday||Plate||Bihar vs Mizoram||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 19, Tuesday||Plate||Manipur vs Nagaland||12:00 PM||Chennai|
|January 19, Tuesday||Elite D||Rajasthan vs Saurashtra *||7:00 PM||Indore|
|January 19, Tuesday||Elite E||Mumbai vs Andhra Pradesh||7:00 PM||Mumbai|
|January 26, Tuesday||1st Quarter-final||12:00 PM||Ahmedabad|
|January 26, Tuesday||2nd Quarter-final||7:00 PM||Ahmedabad|
|January 27, Wednesday||3rd Quarter-final||12:00 PM||Ahmedabad|
|January 27, Wednesday||4th Quarter-final||7:00 PM||Ahmedabad|
|January 29, Friday||1st Semi-final||12:00 PM||Ahmedabad|
|January 29, Friday||2nd Semi-final||7:00 PM||Ahmedabad|
|January 31, Sunday||Final||7:00 PM||Ahmedabad|
Elite A – J&K, Karnataka, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Railways, Tripura.
Elite B – Odisha, Bengal, Jharkhand, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Hyderabad.
Elite C – Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Baroda, Uttarakhand.
Elite D – Services, Saurashtra, Vidarbha, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Goa.
Elite E – Haryana, Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Mumbai, Kerala, Puducherry.
Plate – Chandigarh, Meghalaya, Bihar, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 Teams and Squads
Saurashtra Squad: Jaydev Unadkat (Captain), Chirag Jani, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, Avi Barot, Harvik Desai, Arpit Vasavada, Samarth Vyas, Vishwarajsinh Jadeja, Chetan Sakariya, Prerak Mankad, Divyarajsinh Chauhan, Vandit Jivrajani, Parth Bhut, Agnivesh Ayachi, Kunal Karamchandani, Yuvraj Chudasama, Himalay Barad, Kushang Patel, Parth Chauhan, and Devang Karamta
Bengal Squad: Anustup Majumdar (captain), Shreevats Goswami (vice-captain), Abhimanyu Easwaran, Manoj Tiwary, Sudi Chatterjee, Ishan Porel, Ritwik Roy Chowdhury, Vivek Singh, Shahbaz Ahmed, Arnab Nandi, Mukesh Kumar, Akash Deep, Abhishek Das, Mohammed Kaif, Aritra Chatterjee, Suvankar Bal, Writtick Chatterjee, Prayas Ray Barman, Kaif Ahmed, Ravi Kant Singh.
UP Squad: Priyam Garg (captain), Karn Sharma (vice-captain), Suresh Raina, Rinku Singh, Madhav Kaushik, Samarth Singh, Shubham Choubey, Dhruv Jurel (wicketkeeper), Aryan Juyal (wicketkeeper), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ankit Rajpoot, Mohsin Khan, Shivam Mavi, Shiva Singh, Shanu Saini.
Delhi Squad: Shikhar Dhawan (c), Ishant Sharma, Nitish Rana, Himmat Singh, Kshitiz Sharma, Jonty Sidhu, Hiten Dalal, Lalit Yadav, Shivank Vashisth, Manjot Kalra, Siddhant Sharma, Anuj Rawat (wk), Pradeep Sangwan, Simranjeet Singh, Pawan Negi, Ayush Badoni, Vaibhav Kandpal, Lakshay Thareja (wk), Pawan Suyal, Karan Dagar.
Tamil Nadu Squad: Dinesh Karthik (captain), Vijay Shankar (vice-captain), B Aparajith, B Indrajith, M Shahrukh Khan, C Hari Nishaanth, K B Arun Karthik, Pradosh Ranjan Paul, N Jagadeesan, Aswin Crist, M Mohammed, G Periyasamy, Sandeep Warrier, J Kousik, R Sonu Yadav, M Ashwin, R Sai Kishore, M Siddharth, L Suryapprakash, R S Jaganath Sinivas.
Maharashtra Squad: Rahul Tripathi (captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Naushad Shaikh, Kedar Jadhav, Ranjeet Nikam, Azim Kazi, Nikhil Naik (wicketkeeper), Vishant More (wicketkeeper), Satyajeet Bachhav, Taranjeet Singh Dhillon, Shamshuzma Kazi, Pradeep Dadhe, Mukesh Choudhary, Manoj Ingle, Divyang Hingankar, Rajvardhan Hangargekar, Jagdish Zope, Swapnil Gugale, Dhanraj Pardeshi, Sunny Pandit.
Kerala Squad: Sanju Samson (C), Sachin Baby (VC), Jalaj Saxena, Robin Uthappa, Vishnu Vinod, Salman Nizar, Basil Thampi, S Sreesanth, Nidheesh MD, Asif KM, Akshay Chandran, Midhun PK, Abhishek Mohan SL, Vinoop S Manoharan, Mohammed Azharuddeen M, Rohan S Kunnummal, Midhun S, Vatsal Govind Sharma, Rojith KG, Sreeroop M P.
Mumbai Squad: Suryakumar Yadav (Captain), Aditya Tare (Vice-Captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Aakarshit Gomel, Sarfaraz Khan, Siddhesh Lad, Shivam Dube, Shubham Ranjane, Sujit Nayak, Sairaj Patil, Tushar Deshpande, Dhawal Kulkarni, Minad Manjrekar, Prathamesh Dake, Atharva Ankolekar, Shashank Attarde, Shams Mulani, Hardik Tamore, Akash Parkar and Sufiyan Shaikh
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