Six groups will likely be competing for his or her services and products in a draft which can happen in Johannesburg on Wednesday.
De Villiers, who retired from world cricket previous this yr, heads the record of designated South African avid gamers. He’s going to constitute the Tshwane Spartans, who will likely be based totally at his long-time house floor in Centurion.
Nationwide captain Faf du Plessis will play for the Paarl Rocks staff within the Cape Winelands, Hashim Amla for Durban Warmth, JP Duminy for Cape The town Blitz, Kagiso Rabada for Jozi Stars in Johannesburg and Imran Tahir for the Port-Elizabeth based totally Nelson Mandela Bay Giants.
The league, named after a colloquial time period for South Africa, will run from November 15 to December 16.
Cricket South Africa leader government Thabang Moroe mentioned there were a large reaction from avid gamers from world wide who sought after to be integrated within the league.
“We have now won packages from over 200 best world avid gamers who expressed hobby in taking part in on this inaugural match and may have their names within the hat forward of the participant draft procedure,” mentioned Moroe.
South Africa’s first strive at staging a significant Twenty20 match collapsed in 2017, resulting in the axing of then leader government Haroon Lorgat and a lack of an estimated $14 million.
It gave the impression in doubt that the concept that could be revived in time for the present season prior to CSA introduced on September eight that it could move forward.
South Africa’s nationwide broadcaster, SABC, has been granted the rights to televise the match.