Monday, November 10, 2008

Sialkot Stallions

Today we move on to our neighboring country Pakistan which is sending lone team Sialkot Stallions in the coming champions league.

Team is the winner of lot of tournaments in Pakistan domestic circuit.
  • National champion in 2005-2006
  • Won Quaid-i-Azam Trophy Championship (Golden League) .
  • Runnerup in 2006-2007.
  • Won ABN-AMRO Twenty-20 Cup in 2005-2006, 2006-2007
  • RBS Twenty-20 Cup in 2007-2008
Team Facts are

One-day Name: Sialkot Stallions
Coach: Shahid Anwar
Captain: Shoaib Malik
Founded: 2002
Home Ground: Jinnah Stadium (Sialkot)
Capacity: 20,000
Kit: Silver and Red

Team lost few players to the ICL , but still has many players of international repute

Players who went to ICL

Imran Nazir
Shahid Yousuf
Tahir Mughal
Khalid Mahmood
Md Asif is also the part of team though he is now facing doping charges. I will try to dig more into the team in coming weeks.

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