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T10 League secures ICC sanction for 2nd season

SportzPower (India) – SHARJAH: T10 League organisers Tuesday announced that the International Cricket Council (ICC) has officially sanctioned the second season of T10 League to be held from November 23 in Sharjah.

Summary

  • SHARJAH: T10 League organisers Tuesday announced that the International Cricket Council (ICC) has officially sanctioned the second season of T10 League to be held from November 23 in Sharjah.
  • “This sanction from ICC for T10 League gives our partners, stakeholders and more importantly the players a much-needed boost.
  • From here on, it is important to grow the league and the format and ensure that players, teams and the fans get an experience to remember,” said Zayed Abbas, board member and official spokesperson, Emirates Cricket Board.
  • Afghanistan spin wizard Rashid Khan (Maratha Arabians), Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi (Pakhtoons) and Shoaib Malik (Punjabi Legends), England’s Eoin Morgan (Kerala Kings), New Zealand’s Brendon McCullum (Rajputs), West Indies’ Sunil Narine (Bengal Tigers) and Darren Sammy (Northern Warriors) and Australia’s Shane Watson (Karachians) have already been roped in as Icon players for their respective franchisees.
  • From four-day league to a ten-day league with more teams and larger pool of international players is a testament of faith shown by fans and stakeholders,” said Salman Iqbal, president, T10 League.

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