Northern cricket team

Northern cricket team is a Pakistani first-class cricket team which represents the Northern Areas (Gilgit Baltistan) of Pakistan in domestic cricket.[1]

Northern cricket team
Northern cricket team logo.svg
Personnel
CaptainPakistan Imad Wasim
CoachPakistan Mohammad Wasim
ManagerShakeel Ahmed
Team information
Colors     /     
Founded2019
Home groundRawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi
Secondary home ground(s)Quaid-e-Azam Stadium, Mirpur
History
National T20 Cup wins1 (2019–20)

HistoryEdit

The team was introduced as a part of the new domestic structure announced by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on 31 August 2019.[2] On 3 September 2019, PCB confirmed the squad for the team.[3] Imad Wasim was named as the captain of the team. Northern won their first National T20 cup title by defeating Balochistan convincingly in the final by 52 runs.[4]

Current squadEdit

First XIEdit

Second XIEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Northern, opportunity for young talent to step-up". Pakistan Cricket Board.
  2. ^ "PCB unveils new domestic set-up with 'stay at the top' mantra". ESPN Cricinfo.
  3. ^ "PCB announces squads for 2019–20 domestic season". Pakistan Cricket Board.
  4. ^ https://www.espncricinfo.com/series/8660/game/1202699/northern-pakistan-vs-balochistan-final-national-t20-cup-2019-20