American Premier League APL T20 2023 Schedule, Team Squads, Live Broadcast

The American Premier League is one of the more interesting T20 tournaments in the world and if you are looking for any kind of information for this competition, we have you covered. All of its match fixtures and schedule, team information, live streaming and telecast, and format can be found below.

How is the APL Played? The APL Format

The first ever edition of the APL was supposed to be held in 2009 but after a string of delays it was hosted in 2021. Six teams participated in that competition and they played each other once in a round-robin format before the top four at the end of that group stage featured in the semifinal.

In 2023, the American Premier League will be in its second edition with a seventh team added.

All seven teams will play each other other once, making it 21 group-level games and again, the top four teams on the points table at the end of that group stage, will make the semifinals.

American Premier League 2023 Schedule

A total of 24 matches will be played in the APL this season starting from December 19. The tournament will go on till December 31 when the final will be held.

On all but the first and the last days of the tournament, two matches will be played. The tournament opener will be held on December 19 between Premium Americans and Premium Windies.

The semifinals will be hosted on Saturday, December 30 while the final will be held the very next day.

Date Match Time (IST) Time (GMT) Time (Local)
Tuesday, December 19 Premium Americans vs Premium Windies 8:00 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Wednesday, December 20 Premium Indians vs Premium Windies 8:00 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Wednesday, December 20 Premium Paks vs Premium Americans 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Thursday, December 21 Premium Indians vs Premium Afghans 8:00 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Thursday, December 21 Premium Aussies vs Premium Windies 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Friday, December 22 Premium Paks vs Premium Afghans 8:00 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Friday, December 22 Premium Indians vs Premium Aussies 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Saturday, December 23 Premium Windies vs Premium Afghans 8:00 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Saturday, December 23 Premium Aussies vs Premium Americans 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Sunday, December 24 Premium Indians vs Premium Paks 8:30 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Sunday, December 24 Premium Canadians vs Premium Aussies 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Monday, December 25 Premium Canadians vs Premium Americans 8:30 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Monday, December 25 Premium Paks vs Premium Aussies 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Tuesday, December 26 Premium Indians vs Premium Canadians 8:30 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Tuesday, December 26 Premium Afghans vs Premium Americans 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Wednesday, December 27 Premium Canadians vs Premium Afghans 8:30 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Wednesday, December 27 Premium Windies vs Premium Paks 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Thursday, December 28 Premium Windies vs Premium Canadians 8:30 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Thursday, December 28 Premium Indians vs Premium Americans 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Friday, December 29 Premium Canadians vs Premium Paks 8:30 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Friday, December 29 Premium Aussies vs Premium Afghans 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Saturday, December 30 First Semi-Final (TBC vs TBC) 8:30 PM 02:30 PM 09:30 AM
Saturday, December 30 Second Semi-Final (TBC vs TBC) 11:30 PM 06:00 PM 01:00 PM
Sunday, December 31 Final (TBC vs TBC) 9:00 PM 03:30 PM 10:30 AM

American Premier League Squads 2023

The seven teams taking part in this edition of the American Premier League are

  • Premium Indians (owned by Sam Singh)
  • Premium Americans (owned by Dan Lawrence)
  • Premium Windies (owned by Michael Virk)
  • Premiums Paks (owned by Muhammad Ali)
  • Premium Afghans (owned by Spetmaan Bardasht)
  • Premium Aussies (owned by Munish Soni)
  • Premium Canadians (owned by Rocky Walia)

The APL squads for each of these sides have been updated below.

Premium Americans: Dan Lawrence (captain), Gerhard Erasmus, Amir Hamza Kotak, Knorn Ottley, Imran Khan, Sheldon Cottrell, Navin Stewart, Shubham Sheokand, Abheydar Singh, Marlon Richards, Karan Chandel, Badar Shabbir, Navanpreet Singh, Ahsan Baig, Gurbaksh Singh, Matiullah Khan, Sabir Rao, Raj Patel, Aimal Jamal Khan, Ather Anis, Nehal Katadhond, Sahil Purohit

Premium Paks: Sohail Tanvir (captain), Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Umsan Qadir, Mohammad Irfan, Ariful Haq, Zeeshan Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Amila Aponso, Ryan Scott, Angelo Perera, Talha Momad, Usman Rafiq, Umer Farooq, Ali Umair, Hamad Hussain, Nazmul Islam Oppo, Fayyaz Butt, Ali Bajwa, Junaid Rasheed, Abul Junaid, Burhan Saeed

Premium Afghans: Ihsanullah Janat (captain), Usman Ghani, Samiullah Shenwari, Abdul Wasi, Yousuf Zazai, Samit Patel, Abuzar Safi, Atiq Niazi, Jamahid Mir Alikhil, Waqarullah Ishaq, Jay G Patel, Noman Bardasht, Omaidullah Aslami, Saboor Hairan, Venkat Maheesh Kolahalam, Bilal Khan, Mehran Khan, Sulaiman Arabzai, Samim Asifi, Noor Hassan Ahmadzai, Kamran Hotak

Premium Aussies: Ben Cutting (captain), Sachit Sandhu, Simi Singh, Thisara Perera, Elias Sunny, Rajveer Singh, Gihan Senanayake, Haza Khalid, Usman Ashraf, Rehman Dar, Tirth Patel, Asad Rafiq, Shamas Arefeen, Ahsan Shah

Premium Windies: Chris Gayle (captain), Kevin Stoute, Jamar Hamilton, Javon Searles, Jonathan Foo, Aaron Jones, Raj Nannan, Hayden Walsh Jr, Terrence Hinds, Kwame Patton, Mario Labbon, Gajanand Singh, Aaron Johnson, Shawn Findlay, Kirk Thompson, Rayad Emrit, Jesse Bootan, Khary Pierre, Dominique Rhiki, Jayden Higgins, Christopher Van Tull, Theo Barnett

Premium Canadians: Navneet Dhaliwal (captain), Saad Bin Zafar, Salman Nazar, Ravinderpal Singh, Dillon Hylinger, Pargat Singh, Sai Gautam Gajjala, Balpeet Singh, Jessy Singh, Ritwik Behera, Rashesh Bahera, Abdullah Ghazi, Nosherwan Khan, Neeraj Gohil, Puneet Tripathi, Charan Singh, Rocy Islam, Rafi Hashimi, Gurnish Singh, Aaryan Batra

Premium Indians: Keval Patel, Nosthush Kenjige, Stuart Binny, Ravi Bopara, Rahkeem Cornwall, Adil Bhatti, Sohrawordi Shuvo, Rajdeep Darbar, Kieron Powell, Sunny Patel, Amad Butt, Jeremiah Louis, Stephen Wiig, Karthik Gattepalli, Savan Patel, Bipul Sharma, Tushar Srivastava, Sujeet Anwar Ali Parbatani, Naman Patel, Anirudh Immanuel, Saharsh Swethan, Dev Salian

Where will the APL 2023 be Played? American Premier League Venues

As things stand, all the matches of this competition edition will be hosted at a single venue – the Moosa Stadium in Houston, Texas.

American Premier League 2023 Live Broadcast & Streaming

Country Channel
India Jio Cinema, Fan Code, Sports18
Nepal Action Sports HD1
UK Viaplay
Canada Asian Television Network
Sri Lanka Supreme TV
Caribbean Sports Max
Pakistan Tapmad TV

What Happened Last Year at the APL T20?

The APL wasn’t played in 2022.

Earlier in 2021, it was Premium Windies who had won the title.

Previous Winners of the APL T20

  • 2022: Not Held
  • 2021: Premium Windies

Vijay Roy

A former six-time gully cricket man-of-the-tournament in his local competitions, Vijay took to writing about the game when he realised the IPL scouts weren't going to add his name to the auctions. He now helps fellow cricket fans with all the latest in the world of cricket.

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