ABOUT APL T20 CHAMPIONSHIP
The APL T20 Championship is a grass root level cricket initiative to discover budding cricket talent from all major Asian Countries. The Championship is open to all young cricketers. It is a professional league for Twenty 20 cricket competition in Asia.
The inaugural edition of the APL T20 (Asian Premier League T20) is commencing from 19th June 2017 to 4th July 2017 along with one reserve day. All the matches of APL T20 will be played at International Venue Nepal. APL T20 is featured with 6 Countries Franchise teams. Total 19 matches will be played at the same venue.
The winners will be awarded cash prize Rs. Twenty Five Lacs while the runners-up will receive cash prize Rs. Ten Lacs. The third placed team will receive cash prize Rs. Five Lacs.
Respect: APL T20 aims to assemble the culture of Cricket – with an honor for Sports, Sportsmen, and the core idea of sport.
Team Work: APL T20 aspires to jumble a group of grass root players from different countries, playing on the same ground, contributing their full energy with a common goal & different skills to make peak performance.
Vision: The true vision to start Asian Premier League is to bring the hidden talent and APL T20 purely focuses on encouraging and motivating the players to show their real spirit of winning on the ground.
Mission: Cricket is one of the playing sports all over the world. In Asia there are the millions of Cricket players has the ability and potential to play on an International level, But due to the lack of opportunities and exposure, their talent remains hidden. In Asian cricket is a religion. Asian Cricket Foundation (ACF) is committed to provide a big platform for the young cricketers and to provide them an opportunity to serve the country through their cricket talent.
ACF are strictly on a mission to provide good cricket infrastructure and platform to young players of Asian Countries.
Inspiration: APL is providing the opportunity to play under the guidance of international players.
APL T20 Teams
Captain: Swapnil Patil
Mentor: Dimitri Mascarenhas
Captain: Tillakaratne Dilshan
Captain: Farveez Maharoof
Icon Player: Haseeb Amjad
Mentor: Rusty Theron
Captain: Al Amin Hossain
Mentor: Justin Kemp
Captain: Abdul Shakoor
Mentor: Charles Coventry
Captain: Rana Naveed ul Hassan
Icon Player: Brain Chari
Mentor: Imran Nazir