There’s a big surprise for all the cricket fanatics out there. Some big names from the sport will be heading to the UAE for the Ten Cricket League! Any guesses who?
Virender Sehwag, Chris Gayle, Shahid Afridi and Kumar Sangakkara among others will participate in the T10 league, which will begin on December 21 and culminate on December 24 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
The teams that will participate in this league include, Team Punjabis, Team Pakhtoons, Team Maratha, Team Banglas, Team Lankans, Team Sindhis and Team Keralites, among others. Afridi will captain the Team Pakhtoons.
Commenting on the league, Habib Khan, owner of Pakhtoons said, "I am excited to have Shahid Afridi, one of the greatest cricketers ever, to lead my team and you will see Pakhtoons in full force.”
The teams will compete in a 10-over-a-side match with 90 minutes of action, spread over four days. Considering we all enjoy the quick game of the T20 format so much, we can’t wait to experience the excitement of a 10 over match!