ICC Men’s Cricket T20 World Cup 2022 will be held in West Indies and several teams will be going through regional qualifiers in 2021. Team USA is ready to compete with regional teams like Canada, Argentina, Bermuda. The 4 team regional qualifier will be held in October or November 2021 and the schedule of it is already announced. The U19 T20 World Cup 2022 qualifiers (Americas) will be played from August 18 to August 25 this year.
The team USA is prepared for the event as they have announced a squad for the event. The preparation for the event will begin soon with training.
US Cricket Team Squad
Here is the full United States Cricket Team Squad for the U19 T20 World Cup 2021 qualifiers –
Skanda Rohit Sharma
Slade-Lee Van Staden
The vice-captain and captain of Cricket team USA will be announced soon.
As you see most of the players are of Indian and Pakistan origin. They have come for higher studies or settled here and qualified for the US national cricket team after selection. Players like Sami Aslam, Dane Piedt, Narsingh Deonarine, Xavier Marshall have already played in the Indian Premier League (IPL), the biggest cricket event and have now switched to USA Cricket of late.
Still, USA Cricket team is looking for a manager and a perfect coach for the Under 19 team but due to Covid-19 restrictions, it’s getting delayed. You can follow US Cricket on Twitter for more updates as it happens.