Isle of Wight cricketer Adam Hose will be starring for Birmingham Phoenix in the new ‘The Hundred’ format of the game.
Chris Woakes will captain the side in next year’s competition.
The first draft in British sport was completed on Sunday, with the eight teams competing selecting their players.
Meanwhile, another Islander, Danny Briggs has been chosen to play for Welsh Fire.
Birmingham Phoenix, London Spirit, Manchester Originals, Northern Chargers, Oval Invincibles, Southern brave, Trent Rockets and Welsh Fire will compete when it starts in July 2020.