The organizers of Legends League Cricket on Saturday have confirmed that Herschelle Gibbs and Sanath Jayasuriya have been replaced by Shane Watson and Daniel Vettori in the World Giants squad for the game against India Maharajas on September 16 at the Eden Gardens. “Legends League Cricket has decided to replace Herschelle Gibbs and Sanath Jayasuriya in the World Giant roster for the special game,” it said in an official statement.
A special match between India Maharajas and World Giants will be played on September 16 in the Eden Gardens, Kolkata and from September 17, the second edition of the Legends League will start. India Maharajas will be led by Sourav Ganguly, while World Giants will be led by former England skipper Eoin Morgan.
Players from 10 other countries will participate in this competition. The competition will start the next day, September 17, 2022, in which 4 teams will compete in the Legends League Cricket Franchise format in the Legends League Cricket Franchise format. A total of 15 matches will be played in this season .”, stated an official release.
Ravi Shastri, Commissioner, Legends League Cricket said: “This is a proud moment for us as we celebrate the 75th year of our independence. As a proud Indian, it gives me immense satisfaction to share that we have decided to host this year’s league. to the 75th anniversary of independence.”
India Maharajas: Sourav Ganguly (c), Virender Sehwag, Mohammad Kaif, Yusuf Pathan, S Badrinath, Irfan Pathan, Parthiv Patel, Stuart Binny, S Sreesanth, Harbhajan Singh, Naman Ojha, Ashoke Dinda, Pragyan Ojha, Ajay Jadeja , Joginder Sharma
World Giants: Eoin Morgan (c), Lendl Simmons, Shane Watson, Jacques Kallis, Daniel Vettori, Matt Prior, Nathan McCullum, Jonty Rhodes, Muttiah Muralitharan, Dale Steyn, Hamilton Masakadza, Mashrafe Mortaza, Asghar Afghan, Mitchell Johnson, Brett Lee, Kevin O’Brien, Denesh Ramdin
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