Joburg Super Kings, owned by the Chennai Super Kings franchise are one of the fan favourites in the SA20. Joburg lost to the Sunrisers Eastern Cape in the semi-finals of the inaugural season. After a good start in the inaugural season, the Kings are ready to roar and clinch their maiden title. The Super Kings drafted young and exciting players in the SA20 draft and strengthened their bowling attack. Let’s look at the Joburg Super Kings squad and schedule for the upcoming season of SA20.
Joburg Super Kings Squad 2024
Faf du Plessis will continue to lead the Super Kings in season two. The Kings picked veteran leg spinner Imran Tahir as the wild card. Wayne Madsen, Romario Shepherd, Dayyaan Galiem and Ronan Hermann were the new buys by JSK in the auction.
Super Kings boast a well-balanced squad brimming with young, talented players. To guide this promising crop, the Kings have some of the best T20 performers in their arsenal. On paper, it’s truly a championship-caliber squad, and the Kings might just roar their way to victory this season. Now, let’s take a closer look at the Joburg Super Kings’ squad for the 2024 SA20.
JSK Squad 2024: Faf du Plessis, Leus du Plooy, Reeza Hendricks, Wayne Madsen, Moeen Ali, Kyle Simmonds, David Wiese, Ronan Hermann, Donovan Ferreira, Sibonelo Makhanya, Nandre Burger, Dayyaan Galiem, Romario Shepherd, Gerald Coetzee, Sam Cook, Imran Tahir, Aaron Phangiso, Lizaad Williams, Zahir Khan.
Joburg Super Kings Schedule 2024
The Super Kings kick off their season on opening night against the defending champions, the Sunrisers Eastern Cape, on January 10th at St. George’s Park. The Kings then return to their home ground, the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, for their first home game of the season. They host MI Cape Town on January 13th. Following that, the Kings embark on a two-game away trip, facing the Durban Super Giants on January 15th and the Paarl Royals on January 17th.
The Kings then return to the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg for back-to-back matches against the Pretoria Capitals on January 20th and Paarl Royals on January 24th. They then travel to Centurion and Cape Town for their next two matches on January 27th and 29th, respectively. Finally, they return home to close out the league stage with reverse fixtures against the Sunrisers Eastern Cape on January 31st and Durban Super Giants on February 3rd.
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