Manchester Originals is one of the 8 franchises of The Hundred cricket tournament which is about to commence from July 17, 2020. The team represents Lancashire, situated in Manchester, North-West England. Manchester Originals will begin their maiden venture in The Hundred with the third match of the tournament on July 18, against Northern Superchargers. Checkout complete The Hundred Cricket 2020 Schedule. MO will play 8 league matches in The hundred 2020. Check out all Manchester Originals Match Schedule 2020.
Manchester Originals Team 2020 - The Hundred Players Squad Roster
- Joe Clarke (All Rounder)
- Eddie Byrom (Batsman)
- Phil Salt (Batsman)
- Wayne Madsen (Batsman)
- Ed Pollock (Batsman)
- Dan Christian (All Rounder)
- Tom Abell (Batsman)
- Dane Vilas (All Rounder)
- Jos Butler (All Rounder)
- Wayne Parnell (Bowler)
- Merchant de Lange (Bowler)
- Saqib Mahmood (Bowler)
- Mitchell Santner (Bowler)
- Matt Parkinson (Bowler)
- Imran Tahir (Bowler)
Manchester Originals Team Home Venue
The home venue for the Originals is Old Trafford. Old Trafford is one of the oldest and most prestigious stadiums in the world. Founded in 1857, the stadium is located in England’s Greater Manchester. The stadium hosted its first Test match in 1884, first ODI in 1972 and first T20 in 2008. It is the home ground of Lancashire County Cricket Club. Old Trafford stands tall as the second oldest Test venue of England and has hosted World Cup matches 5 times. Apart from cricket, the stadium also hosts musical concerts.
Manchester Originals Team captain
The captain for the squad is yet to be decided.
Manchester Originals Team Coach
The team will be coached by former Australian cricketer Simon Katich. He was a left-handed opener who has been the skipper of New South Wales and Derbyshire County Cricket Club. Katich has played around 55+ matches as part of Australian national cricket team. He has even played cricket for Lancashire and represented Western Australia, his birth state. Katich was one of the major players of IPL team Kings XI Punjab and has always been a distinguished figure in the League. He was recently appointed as the head coach of IPL squad Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Notable Players of Manchester Originals
Some of the most heavyweight players in Manchester Originals are