A number of former worldwide cricketers, together with these from India, South Africa, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia, and England, are reported to have agreed to play in ‘Legends Cricket League’, a brand new T20 match to be launched quickly and to be held within the UAE subsequent yr.
The organisers of the occasion on Friday acknowledged that few marquee stars and legends of the sport shall be in motion as soon as acquire to entertain the followers.
The organisers didn’t reveal the names and particulars of the gamers in talks or those who’ve signed up for the league, nonetheless, they claimed that the listing consists of some high former internationals from numerous international locations.
The assertion launched by the organisers mentioned the league shall be performed twice a yr with completely different groups equivalent to as soon as for India, one other for Asia, and one other for the remainder of the world.
“The League could be performed twice yearly. Within the first season, the league could be performed in Tri-series format, with Indian staff, Asian Workforce and a Remainder of the World Workforce enjoying towards one another. This may imply six league stage matches earlier than the ultimate match,” the press launch mentioned.
Vivek Khushalani, co-founder and promoter of the league, expressed his pleasure over this new addition to the T20 league world within the UAE.
“The brainstorming classes gave us big pleasure, the considered seeing Legends enjoying for staff India as soon as once more gave a distinct excessive.
“As sports activities fans, we’ve spent our lives watching them play and win matches for India and with LLC, billions of followers can relive these desires,” Khushalani mentioned.
The UAE over time have hosted many leagues such because the IPL, PSL, Adu Dhabi T10 League, Afghanistan Premier League (APL), and so on. This yr, the UAE, has been made the backup host nation by the BCCI. The second half of the IPL 2021 shall be performed out within the UAE earlier than the T20 World Cup, which had been shifted out of India because of covid-19 considerations.
Talking of the legendary cricketers returning to the sector, India hosted the Highway Security World Collection T20 2020-21 cut up throughout 2020 and 2021 as a result of pandemic. A plethora of iconic names featured within the match, which Sachin Tendulkar-led India Legends received.