All-rounder Yusuf Pathan, wicket-keeper batsman Naman Ojha and fast bowler Vinay Kumar will characteristic within the India Legends staff within the upcoming Road Safety World Series scheduled to begin on the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium in Raipur on March 5.
While Yusuf and Vinay introduced their retirement from cricket on Friday, Naman had hung up his boots earlier this month. Vinay performed one Test, 31 ODIs, and 9 T20Is for India whereas Yusuf featured in 57 ODIs, 22 T20Is, and was part of the 2007 World T20-winning squad and the 2011 50-over World Cup squad.
On the opposite hand, Naman had made his worldwide debut for India in 2010, however performed only one ODI. In the identical yr, Ojha went on to play his first T20I for India.
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka Legends have additionally included Sanath Jayasuriya, Russel Arnold, and Upul Tharanga of their staff led by Tillakaratne Dilshan.
India Legends play their first match against Bangladesh Legends on March 5 and Sri Lanka Legends begin their marketing campaign in opposition to West Indies Legends on March 6.
England Legends will open begin their marketing campaign in opposition to Bangladesh on March 7, whereas India will tackle the English aspect of their second match on March 9
The semi-finals of the event are slated for March 17 and 19 whereas the ultimate shall be held on March 21. All the matches will begin at 7:00 pm IST.
The Road Safety World Series is an initiative by Road Safety Cell of Maharashtra in affiliation with Professional Management Group (PMG) spearheaded by Sunil Gavaskar because the Commissioner of the Series and Sachin Tendulkar is the model ambassador of the league.
Education expertise platform Unacademy is the title sponsor and Viacom18 is the published accomplice of the league.
The first version of the collection needed to be known as off after 4 video games on March 11 final yr as a result of Covid-19 state of affairs worldwide.
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