Southern Brave is a franchise of the newly established The Hundred cricket tournament that will begin from July 17. The team represents two counties in the championship- Sussexx and Hampshire. Southern Brave will have their first match in The Hundred on July 19, against Welsh Fire.
Checkout complete The Hundred Cricket 2021 Schedule.
Southern Brave will play 8 league matches in The hundred 2021. Check the Southern Brave Match Schedule 2021.
Southern Brave Team 2021 - The Hundred Players Squad Roster
- James Vince (Batsman)
- Delray Rawlins (All Rounder)
- Ross Whitely (Batsman)
- Andre Russell (All Rounder)
- Craig Overton (Bowler)
- Liam Dawson (Bowler)
- Alex Davies (All Rounder)
- Tymal Mills (Bowler)
- Chris Jordan (Bowler)
- George Garton (Bowler)
- Jofra Archer (Bowler)
- Max Waller (Bowler)
- Marcus Stoinis (All Rounder)
Southern Brave Venue
The home ground for the team is Rose Bowl, located at West End, Hampshire. Founded in 2001, it is one of the latest cricket stadiums to be built in England. The stadium is owned by RB Sport & Leisure Holdings. Rose Bowl hosts the first-class matches of Hampshire cricket team. It has also hosted international cricket matches, including World Cup matches. The stadium had its first Test in 2011 and first ODI in 2003 as well as first T20 in 2005. It hosts a capacity of 15,000 which can be extended to 25,000 with temporary seating.
Southern Brave Team Captain
Southern Brave is yet to decide the captain.
Southern Brave Team Coach
The Southern Brave franchise would be coached by legendary Sri Lankan cricketer Mahela Jayawardene. One of the most iconic batsmen of international cricket, the former cricketer is the first Lankan cricket player to score 10,000+ test runs. He is also the second in Lankan cricket to score 10,000+ runs in ODIs. Jayawardene was one of the most crucial players of the Sri Lankan World Cup teams in 2007 and 201 World Cups. He was also a part of the winning Lankan team at the 2014 T20 World Cup. Jayawardene is also a revered coach in the international cricket scene. He was the batting consultant for English national cricket team in 2015. He was also the coach of the 2017 IPL champ Mumbai Indians.
Notable Players of Southern Brave Team
Some of the most notable players of the squad are
- Andre Russell
- Chris Jordan