Harbhajan-Irfan Pathan became captain! Click here to know 5 big things about Legends League Cricket
The 4 big players who made Team India the world champions will now be seen fighting each other on the field. Talking about Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Irfan Pathan, and Harbhajan Singh who will soon be seen captaining their respective teams in Legends League cricket.
- Four teams will participate in Legends League cricket. The names of the teams are Gujarat Titans, India Capitals, Manipal Tigers, and Bhilwara Kings.
- Harbhajan Singh has been given the command of the Manipal Tigers. Irfan Pathan is the captain of the Bhilwara Kings. Sehwag has been given the captaincy of Gujarat Titans and Gautam Gambhir will be seen leading India Capitals.
- A total of 16 matches will be played in the Legends League tournament. The league will start on 16 September and the final will be on 8 October.
- The Legends League will be held in 5 cities in India in comparison to cricket. These matches will be held in Kolkata, Lucknow, New Delhi, Cuttack, and Jodhpur. Where the playoff and final matches will be held is yet to be decided.
- The first season of Legends League cricket was played in Oman. Three teams played in that tournament. Its names were India Maharaj, Asia Lions, and World Giants. World Giants won the title by defeating Asia Lions.