The cricket fans should prepare themselves for seeing the whizzes of bygone eras including any semblance of Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Zaheer Khan, Brett Lee, Brian Lara, Jonty Rhodes, Yuvraj Singh, and a lot more indeed on their cricket screens as the coordinators have chosen to have the leftover matches of the debut version of the Road Safety World Series.
The primary version of the competition was played a year ago however it must be halted halfway because of the ascent in the quantity of Covid cases in the country. Hence, rather than beginning the association without any preparation, the specialists have chosen to proceed from a year ago just with groups including India Legends, South Africa Legends, West Indies Legends, and Sri Lanka Legends. Australia Legends will miss this competition, yet England Legends and Bangladesh Legends will top off for their nonattendance.
The competition will start from March 5 at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium in Raipur with Indian legends locking horns against Bangladesh Legends. After the gathering stage, the main 4 groups will be facing each other in two elimination rounds on March 17 and March 18 followed by the last of the marquee occasion on March 21, Sunday.
After the gathering stage, the best 4 groups will be facing each other in two elimination rounds on March 17 and March 18 followed by the last of the marquee occasion on March 21, Sunday.
Schedule on Road Safety World Series 2021
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March 5, India Legends vs. Bangladesh Legends
March 6, Sri Lanka Legends vs. West Indies Legends
March 7, England Legends vs. Bangladesh Legends
March 8, South Africa Legends vs. Sri Lanka Legends
March 9, India Legends vs. England Legends
March 10, Bangladesh Legends vs. Sri Lanka Legends
March 11, England Legends vs. South Africa Legends
March 12, Bangladesh Legends vs. West Indies Legends
March 13, India Legends vs. South Africa Legends
March 14, Sri Lanka Legends vs. England Legends
March 15, South Africa Legends vs. Bangladesh Legends
March 16, England Legends vs. West Indies Legends
March 17, Semifinal 1
March 18, Semifinal 2
March 21, Road Safety World Series 2021 Final.
Steps to buy ticket for the Tournament
Much the same as the other worldwide games being played in India, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has chosen to permit the presence of onlookers in the arena. The tickets for the equivalent can be reserved from bookmyshow.com. The passes for the knockout games and the matches including India Legends start from Rs. 500. The base cost for the tickets for different matches is Rs. 100.
Road Safety World Series 2021 squads
nde Zondeki, Garnett Kruger, Roger Telemachus, Jonty Rhodes, Makhaya Ntini, Justin Kemp.
India Legends: Sachin Tendulkar (captain), Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Mohammed Kaif, Pragyan Ojha, Noel David, Munaf Patel, Irfan Pathan, Manpreet Gony, Yusuf Pathan, Naman Ojha (wicketkeeper), Subramaniam Badrinath and Vinay Kumar.
Sri Lanka Legends: Thilakaratne Dilshan (captain), Sanath Jayasuriya, Farveez Maharoof , Rangana Herath, Thilan Thushara, Ajantha Mendis, Chamara Kapugedera, Upul Tharanga, Chamara Silva, Chinthaka Jayasinghe, Dhammika Prasad, Nuwan Kulasekara, Russel Arnold, Dulanjana Wijesinghe and Malinda Warnapura
West Indies Legends: Brian Lara (captain), Tino Best, Ridley Jacobs (wicketkeeper), Narsingh Deonarine, Sulieman Benn, Dinanath Ramnarine, Adam Sanford, Carl Hooper, Dwayne Smith, Ryan Austin, William Perkins and Mahendra Nagamootoo.
South Africa Legends: Jonty Rhodes (captain), Morné van Wyk, Garnett Kruger, Roger Telemachus, Justin Kemp, Alviro Petersen, Nantie Hayward, Andrew Puttick, Loots Bosman, Zander de Bruyn, Thandi Tshabalala, Monde Zondeki, Makhaya Ntini and Lloyd Norris-Jones.
England Legends: Kevin Pietersen (captain), Owais Shah, Philip Mustard, Monty Panesar, Chris Tremlett, Kabir Ali, Gavin Hamilton, Paul Schofield, Jonathan Trott, Ryan Sidebottom, Usman Afzaal, Matthew Hoggard, James Tredwell, James Tindall and Darren Maddy.
Bangladesh Legends: Khaled Mahmud, Nafees Iqbal, Mohd Rafique (captain), Abdur Razzaq, Khalid Mashud, Hanan Sarkar, Javed Omar, Rajin Saleh, Mehrab Hossain, Aftab Ahmed, Alamgir Kabir. Mohd Sharif, Mushfiqur Rahman, Mohd Nazimuddin and Mamoon Rashid.