The Gulf Cricket T20I Championship 2023 will begin on September 15 in Doha, Qatar at West End International Cricket Stadium.
Featuring six teams, a total of 16 T20I matches will be played in the inaugural edition of the Gulf T20I Cricket Championship, organized by the Qatar Cricket Association (QCA).
Hosts Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates will battle for the Gulf Cricket T20I Championship 2023.
According to the schedule, each team will play the other side once in a round-robin format. The two best teams in the standings after all league matches will advance to the final.
The final of the Gulf Cricket T20I Championship 2023 is scheduled for Saturday, September 23.
All matches of the Gulf Cricket T20I Championship 2023 will be played at the West End Park International Cricket Stadium in Doha.
Gulf Cricket T20I Championship 2023 Schedule and Fixtures
The Gulf Cricket T20I Championship 2023 will start on September 15 in Doha, Qatar. The Gulf Cricket T20I Championship 2023 final is scheduled to be held on Saturday, September 23. All matches are played at West End International Cricket Stadium. All match times are in India Standard Time (IST).
15 September 2023 – Friday
- Kuwait vs Saudi Arabia – 4 pm
- Qatar vs Bahrain – 8:30 pm
16 September 2023 – Saturday
- Oman vs UAE – 4 pm
- Bahrain vs Kuwait – 8:30 pm
17 September 2023 – Sunday
- Qatar vs Oman – 4 pm
- UAE vs Saudi Arabia – 8:30 pm
18 September 2023 – Monday
- Kuwait vs Qatar – 4 pm
- Saudi Arabia vs Bahrain – 8:30 pm
19 September 2023 – Tuesday
- Kuwait vs UAE – 4 pm
- Oman vs Bahrain – 8:30 pm
20 September 2023 – Wednesday
- UAE vs Qatar – 4 pm
- Saudi vs Oman – 8:30 pm
21 September 2023 – Thursday
- Qatar vs Saudi Arabia – 8:30 pm
22 September 2023 – Friday
- Bahrain vs UAE – 4 pm
- Oman vs Kuwait – 8:30 pm
23 September 2023 – Saturday
- Final match – 7 pm
Gulf Cricket T20I Championship 2023 Teams and Squads
Bahrain Team Squad
Fiaz Ahmed, Haider Ali Butt, Sohail Ahmed, Ahmed Bin Nasir (wicket-keeper), Imran Ali (wicket-keeper), Umer Toor (wicket-keeper), Yasir Nazir (wicket-keeper), Mohsin Zaki, Imran Anwar, Junaid Niazi, Sathaiyah Veerapathiran, Abdul Majid, Ali Dawood, Muhammad Rizwan Butt
Kuwait Team Squad
Ahsan Ul Haq, Ali Zaheer, Aslam Nawfer, Bilal Tahir, Ravija Sandaruwan, Meet Bhavsar (wicket-keeper), Parvinder Kumar, Usman Ghani (wicket-keeper), Adnan Idrees, Shiraz Khan, Clinto Velookkara Anto, Ilyas Ahmed, Mohamed Shafeeq, Sayed Monib, Shahrukh Quddus, Yasin Patel
Oman Team Squad
Aaqib Llyas, Ayan Khan, Jatinder Singh, Shoaib Khan, Naseem Khushi, Kashyap Prajapati, Mehran Khan, Mohammad Nadeem, Rafiullah, Samay Shrivastava, Sandeep Goud, Wasim Ali, Muzahir Raza, Fayaz Butt, Jay Odedara, Kaleemullah, Shakeel Ahmad, Bilal Khan
Qatar Team Squad
Adnan Mirza, Himanshu Rathod, Jassim Khan, Muhammad Jabir, Saqlain Arshad, Imal Liyanage (wicket-keeper), Uzair Amir (wicket-keeper), Mirza Mohammed Baig, Amir Farooq, Mohammed Irshad, Bipin Kumar, Muhammad Ikramullah, Muhammad Murad, Bukhari Munchummal
Saudi Arabia Team Squad
Abdul Waheed, Faisal Khan, Muhammad Ahmad Raza, Umair Sharif, Usman Najeeb, Zain Ul Abidin, Haseeb Ghafoor (wicket-keeper), Zeeshan Butt (wicket-keeper), Kashif Abbas, Mohsin Shabbirrajput, Abdul Manan Ali, Atif Ur Rehman, Mohammed Hisham Shaikh, Saad Khan, Zuhair Zuhair, Abdul Wahid, Ishtiaq Ahmad, Waqar Ul Hassan, Mohammed Khalander Mustafa
United Arab Emirates Team Squad
Ansh Tandon, Asif Khan, Ethan Dsouza, Lovepreet Bajwa, Waseem Muhammad, Aryansh Sharma (wicket-keeper), Kamran Atta (wicket-keeper), Vriitya Aravind (wicket-keeper), Aayan Khan, Ali Naseer, Basil Hameed, Nilansh Keswani, Aditya Shetty, Jash Giyanani, Junayed Siddiqi, Palaniapan Meiyappan, Mohammed Faraazuddin, Muhammad Jawadullah, Sanchit Sharma, Zahoor Khan