Doha: Legends League Cricket (LLC), today announced the captains of all three teams participating in the LLC Masters, scheduled to be played from March 10, 2023, to March 20, 2023, at the Asian Town Cricket Stadium, Doha, Qatar.
Key names from the world of cricket, like Irfan Pathan, Sreesanth, Robin Uthappa, Aaron Finch, Shahid Afridi, Mohammad Hafeez, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Chris Gayle, and Brett Lee, amongst others, have already confirmed to play at the LLC Masters. The 10-day tournament is slated to give the people of Doha and viewers from across the world a chance to witness their favourite legends go head-to-head.
The Asia Lions will be led by Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi, one of the fiercest limited-overs batsmen of all time. It will be Shahid Afridi’s first appearance at the LLC Masters, and while speaking about his leadership role, Afridi said,
It is a matter of honour for me to be able to lead a team with such great players in it. I am extremely happy to play alongside my old teammates like Shoaib, Hafeez, and Razzaq; it is almost like turning back time. Across all three teams, we have shared moments of rivalry, friendship, and some really big matches.
I am glad that I am getting another chance to entertain cricket lovers across the world at LLC Masters”
On the other hand, the World Giants will be led by the youngest of the three captains, Aaron Finch. Lastly, India Maharajas will be led by one of India’s most successful opening batsmen across all three formats and a world cup winner in both ODI and T20I Gautam Gambhir,
The first match of the Legends League Cricket Masters will be played between India Maharajas and Asia Lions on March 10, 2023.