The much-awaited Champions League T20 2013 (CLT20) will kick-off on 17 September with the qualifier games. The contests featuring four teams - Sunrisers Hyderabad, Faisalabad Wolves, Kandurata Maroons and Otago Volts - will be played at PCA Stadium, Mohali.
A total of six matches will be played in the qualifiers, and the top two teams will make it to the main draw, which will start on 21 September and conclude on 6 October. The teams will be split into Group A and Group B, comprising of five teams each - three seeded teams and one each from the qualifiers. Top two performing teams from each group will qualify for the semi-finals.
The qualifier matches will be interesting as all teams - Sunrisers Hyderabad (India), Faisalabad Wolves (Pakistan), Kandurata Maroons (Sri Lanka) and Otago Volts (New Zealand), will be battling it out to make it to the main draw.
Squads of Teams for Qualifiers:
Nick Beard, Michael Bracewell, Ian Butler, Mark Craig, Derek de Boorder, Jacob Duffy, Brendon McCullum, Nathan McCullum, James McMillan, Jimmy Neesham, Aaron Redmond, Hamish Rutherford, Ryan ten Doeschate, Neil Wagner, Neil Broom
Misbah-ul-Haq, Asif Ali, Ali Waqas, Khuram Shahzad, Mohammad Salman, Waqas Maqsood, Samiullah Khan, Asad Ali, Saeed Ajmal, Ehsan Adil, Hasan Mahmood, Jahandad Khan, Farrukh Shehzad, Imran Khalid, Ammar Mahmood
Shikhar Dhawan, Parthiv Patel, Cameron White, JP Duminy, Dale Steyn, Biplap Samantray, Thisara Perera, Karan Sharma, Hanuma Vihari, Ashish Reddy, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Anand Rajan
Lahiru Thirimanne, Nuwan Kulasekara, Upul Tharanga, Thilina Kandamby, Kumar Sangakkara, Shehan Jayasuriya, Chamara Silva, Milinda Siriwardana, Dilhara Lokuhettige, Dhammika Prasad, Ajantha Mendis, Kaushal Lokuarachchi, Lahiru Jayaratne, Dhananjaya de Silva, Suraj Randiv