The organisers of Legends League Cricket have confirmed that the second season of the tournament will be played in India instead of Oman. With India being one the biggest fan bases for the legends of the game, LLC has decided to move the event to India for the upcoming season which will be starting in September 20.
The first edition saw a massive following from India for the players from across the globe involved in the tournament. The second season of the Legends League Cricket is set to up the ante as more than 110 legends from the sport will be participating. The cricket grounds are being decided upon for the league which is set to start on 20 September 2022. Cricketing stars from more than nine countries are taking part in the tournament.
Raman Raheja, Co-Founder, and CEO, of Legends League Cricket, said, “We have been constantly receiving requests from fans to hold the series in India and we are excited to bring the Legends League second season back home. We have the maximum number of cricket fans here in India.”
“The first season of Legends League Cricket had maximum viewership from India, followed by Pakistan and Sri Lanka followed by the rest of the world. We hope to give a better experience to our viewers and cricket enthusiasts. We are sure that the cricketing fans will rejoice in our decision to shift the base to India as the excitement of watching live cricket cannot be matched,” he added.
Players who have confirmed participation in the Legends League Cricket:
Harbhajan Singh, Mitchell Johnson, Irfan Pathan, Yusuf Pathan, S. Sreesanth, Monty Panesar, Pravin Tambe, Kevin O’Brien, Albie Morkel, Jonty Rhodes, Virender Sehwag, Eoin Morgan, Shane Watson, Pragyan Ojha, Thisara Perera, Ashoke Dinda, Upul Chandana, F. Maharoof, Ravi Boprara, Chris Tremlett, Dale Steyn, Ian Buttler, Jacques Kallis, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mohammad Kaif, Stuart Binny, M. Murlitharan, Asghar Afghan, S. Badrinath, Brett Lee, Ajantha Mendis, Liam Plunkett, Joginder Sharma, Naman Ojha, Masrafe Mortaza, Reetinder Sodhi, R. Kaluwitharana, Dilhara Fernando, Matt Prior, Parthiv Patel, Denesh Ramdin, Lionel Simmons, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, RP Singh, Dhammika Prasad, Chaminda Vaas, Lance Klusener, Ross Taylor, Morne Morkel