The squad, which will be coached by Mr. Robin Singh and will be captained by Neil McGarrell, will play in Group A of the T20 World Cup Qualifier with its first game against Canada on 15th November.
USACA Media Release
Following a successful training camp in Fort Lauderdale over the weekend, USACA is pleased to announce the 15 man squad who will represent USA at the ICC World T20 Qualifier in Abu Dhabi in November.
The squad, which will be coached by Mr. Robin Singh and will be captained by Neil McGarrell, will play in Group A of the T20 World Cup Qualifier with its first game against Canada on 15th November. Sixteen countries will compete in the tournament with 6 teams vying to secure a place in the T20 World Cup Finals in 2014 to be played in Bangladesh.
The final squad which includes Steve Massiah, free of the responsibilities of captaincy, and Timroy Allen who has come out of retirement. It also includes two players with full member experience in Neil McGarrell and Adam Sanford as well as some younger players in Steven Taylor and Muhammad Ghous.
USA National Men's Squad
Timroy Allen (Vice Captain)
Neil McGarrell (Captain)
USA National Staff
Head Coach: Mr. Robin Singh
Assistant Coach: Mr. Nasir Javed
Analyst: Mr. Somayajula Sriram
Physiotherapist/ Trainer: Mr. Basil Butcher
Team Manager: Mr. Shoaib Ahmed
The US team will play two (2) practice matches in Abu Dhabi prior to the first official match of this all important tournament. USA plays Scotland in a practice game on Tuesday November 12th and Nepal on Wednesday 13th November. The team will leave for the UAE on November 9th.