Legends League Cricket 2023 - Squads, Fixtures and All you need to know
The legends are back again and as does the highly anticipated Legends League Cricket.
The tournament will commence on the 18th of November with India Capitals and Bhilwara Kings facing off in the Inaugural match. The Final will be played on the 9th of December, 2023.
There are 6 teams participating in the competition namely India Capitals, Bhilwara Kings, Manipal Tigers, Gujarat Giants, Urbanisers Hyderabad and Southern Super Stars. Each team will compete in a single round robin format. After the league stage, top 4 teams will move into the Qualifiers.
India Capitals are the defending champions of the tournament. They beat Bhilwara Kings in the previous edition's Final match.
There are various international stars participating in the competition. The likes of Martin Guptill, Shaun Marsh, Kevin Pietersen, Nuwan Kulasekara, Aaron Finch and Xavier Doherty are set to take part.
There are 4 venues decided for the tournament. It is poised to be a great competition with fiercely contested matches.
Let's take a look at the fixtures:
Nov 18, Sat
India Capitals vs Bhilwara Kings, 1st Match
Nov 20, Mon
Manipal Tigers vs Gujarat Giants, 2nd Match
Nov 21, Tue
Urbanrisers Hyderabad vs Southern Super Stars, 3rd Match
Nov 22, Wed
Bhilwara Kings vs Gujarat Giants, 4th Match
Nov 23, Thu
India Capitals vs Urbanrisers Hyderabad, 5th Match
Nov 24, Fri
Bhilwara Kings vs Manipal Tigers, 6th Match
Nov 25, Sat
India Capitals vs Southern Super Stars, 7th Match
Nov 26, Sun
Gujarat Giants vs Urbanrisers Hyderabad, 8th Match
Nov 27, Mon
Manipal Tigers vs Southern Super Stars, 9th Match
Nov 29, Wed
Bhilwara Kings vs Southern Super Stars, 10th Match
Nov 30, Thu
India Capitals vs Gujarat Giants, 11th Match
Dec 01, Fri
Bhilwara Kings vs Urbanrisers Hyderabad, 12th Match
Dec 02, Sat
India Capitals vs Manipal Tigers, 13th Match
Dec 03, Sun
Gujarat Giants vs Southern Super Stars, 14th Match
Dec 04, Mon
Manipal Tigers vs Urbanrisers Hyderabad, 15th Match
Dec 05, Tue
TBC vs TBC, Qualifier 1
Dec 06, Wed
TBC vs TBC, Eliminator
Dec 07, Thu
TBC vs TBC, Qualifier 2
Dec 09, Sat
TBC vs TBC, Final
India Capitals - Gautam Gambhir (captain), Pravin Tambe, Ashley Nurse, Morne van Wyk, Rusty Theron, Ben Robert Dunk, Ricardo Powell, Fidel Edwards, Dilhara Fernando, Kirk Edwards, Ishwar Pandey, Hashim Amla, Kevin Pietersen, K P Appanna, Munaf Patel, Yalaka Gnaneswara Rao, Yashpal Singh, Bharat Chipli.
Manipal Tigers - Harbhajan Singh (captain), Mohammad Kaif, Corey Anderson, Thisara Perera, Robin Uthappa, Hamilton Masakadza, David White, Amitoze Singh, Pankaj Singh, Colin de Grandhomme, Chadwick Walton, Mitchell McClenaghan, Parvinder Awana, Pravin Gupta, Kyle Coetzer, S. Badrinath, Imran Khan, Praveen Kumar.
Bhilwara Kings - Irfan Pathan (captain), Yusuf Pathan, Shane Watson, Ryan Sidebottom, Iqbal Abdulla, Pinal Shah, William Porterfield, Tim Murtagh, Christopher Barnwell, Anureet Singh, Jesal Karia, Solomon Mire, Lendl Simmons, Dhammika Prasad, Prosper Utseya, Rahul Sharma, Tilakaratne Dilshan.
Gujarat Giants - Parthiv Patel (captain), Chris Gayle, Kevin O’Brien, Elton Chigumbura, Richard Levi, Liam Plunkett, Seekkuge Prasanna, S. Sreesanth, Sarabjit Ladda, Dishant Yagnik, Dane Piedt, Sulieman Benn, Nathan Reardon, Rayad Ryan Emrit, Ahmed Raza, Abhishek Jhunjhunwala, Chirag Khurana, Ben Laughlin, Abhimanyu Mithun.
Southern Super Stars - Aaron Finch (captain), Upul Tharanga, Abdur Razzak, Jesse Ryder, Cameron White, Suranga Lakmal, Manvinder Bisla, Ashok Dinda, Bipul Sharma, Andre McCarthy, Rameez Khan, Amila Aponso, Pankaj Kumar Rao, Rajesh Bishnoi, Amit Verma, Tanmay Srivastava, Farveez Maharoof, Ross Taylor, Johan Botha, Shreevats Goswami.
Urbanisers Hyderabad - Suresh Raina (captain), Martin Guptil, Dwanye Smith, Peter Trego, Chamara Kapugedera, Morne Morkel, Stuart Binny, Asghar Afghan, Tino Best, Amit Paunikar, Mohnish Mishra, Christopher Mpofu, Pawan Suyal, Jerome Taylor, Sudeep Tyagi, Yogesh Nagar, Shivakant Shukla, Pragyan Ojha, Devendra Bishoo, Tirumalasetti Suman, Milind Kumar.
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In-Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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