The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) has announced its plan to stage UAE’s own exclusive T20 league featuring major international stars. The cricket board said in a statement that the league has been sanctioned by Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan
The event is conducted by Sharjah Cricket Council (SCC) under the auspices of Emirates Cricket Board (ECB). Batting first, IGM’s opener Sandeep Singh played an aggressive knock right from the start. He was ably assisted by Touqeer Riyassi (40) in the opening stand of 123.
Anjum Naveed run-a-ball century and a 185-run second wicket partnerships with Abdul Rehman Jr (56) propelled Atlas Foundation to 171-run victory against Gfroce Academy at the Bukhatir Premier League being played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
The credit goes to Virat. He leads by example, he sets new standard. It is pretty easy to follow when you have a captain, who is always leading from the front, says RCB's star batsman.
An upbeat New Zealand pacer Lockie Ferguson is looking forward to bowling with Australian quick Pat Cummins at the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), which begins on Sept.19.
A brimming Kings XI Punjab will hope captain KL Rahul repeats his performance of the previous match when they take on Rajasthan Royals (RR) in their third Indian Premier League (IPL) match in Sharjah on Sunday.
Shubham Gill smacked an unbeaten 62-ball 70 and shared a 92-run partnership with Eoin Morgan (42 n.o.) to steer Kolkata Knight Riders to a seven-wicket victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in their IPL match in Abu Dhabi on Saturday.
Prithvi Shaw’s 64 off 43 balls helped Delhi Capitals set up a 44-run win over Chennai Super Kings here on Friday. Shaw hit nine fours and a six and was adjugded the Man of the Match for his performance.
The IPL will take place between Sept. 19 to Nov. 8. This is confirmed and the rest we will decide in the (IPL) governing council meeting next week.