Legends League Cricket 2022
LEGENDS LEAGUE CRICKET 2022
With back-to-back cricket events lined up, Legends League Cricket (LLC) is one of the tournaments that is setting off from September 16, 2022, organised by Absolute Legends Pvt. Ltd. While cricket enthusiasts are excited about the much-awaited Asia Cup event, they have LLC to add entertainment value.
The forthcoming Legend League 2022 schedule will be the second edition that will be conducted in six cities, including New Delhi, Kolkata, Cuttack, Lucknow, and Jodhpur but the play-off venue is yet to be announced.
After the huge success of the first edition of LLC, the second season was to be conducted in Oman but shifted to India, following a wider fanbase in India.
Legend League 2022 Schedule
Eden Garden, Kolkata has the hosting right for the upcoming three matches for Legends League cricket 2022 points table from September 16 to 18 which also includes the special match.
A special match is prevalent to be played between Indian Maharajas and World Giants to celebrate the 75th year of India’s independence. Excluding Jodhpur and Lucknow, all the grounds of the cities will allow three matches to be played. Jodhpur and Lucknow have predefined schedules to conduct two matches each.
Here is the complete list of all the fixtures:
Kolkata: 16th to 18th September 2022
Lucknow: 21st to 22nd September 2022
New Delhi: 24th to 26th September 2022
Cuttack: 27th to 30th September 2022
Jodhpur: 1st and 3rd October 2022
Play-Offs: 5th, and 7th October 2022 – Venue to be announced
Finals on 8th October 2022- Venue to be announced
Legends League Cricket 2022 Highlights
Since it’s the second edition of Legends League Cricket, the co-founder and CEO of LLC said, ‘The wait is over for our fans and viewers. They can plan for the matches with the announcement of fixtures. We are soon announcing our ticketing partner along with the dates for the availability of tickets online. With the lineup of iconic players from the 10 nations in a new format, I am sure fans will experience powerful performances on the pitch and a great season this year.’
Furthermore ‘We are not getting any players from Pakistan for the upcoming season. We will soon be adding some more international players to the Draft. And all our Legends would be playing a full season with us and not miss any matches for any other League or commitment. For the final match of this season, we are looking at Dehradun.’
Preview of First Edition of LLC
The first edition of LLC was conducted where the three teams representing India, the Rest of Asia, and the Rest of the World partook in the cricket tournament. The teams included - India Maharajas, Asia Lions, and World Giants. The star players from across the globe marked their presence with brilliant performances in the battle.
Darren Sammy led World Giants while Misbah-ul-Haq captained Asia Lions and Virendra Sehwag owned the captaincy of team India.
In the inaugural season of the league, a total of 7 matches were played in the T20 format. Asia Lions and World Giants were the finalists of the season but the World Giants defended the title by 25 runs.
LLC roped in the veteran Bollywood legend, Amitabh Bachchan as the Brand Ambassador of the Legends League Cricket.
The first edition of LLC enjoyed immense success which increased the fun and excitement for the second edition. The interesting thing about this league is that the in this tournament, you see the ex-legendary cricket players again on the pitch.
Legends League Cricket 2022 Teams
In the first edition, two teams participated in the finals but the upcoming 2nd season will witness the participation of 4 teams. Moreover, in the 2nd edition LLC has planned to adopt a new franchise-based format for the gameplays. All 4 teams will be backed by private ownership. Before the tournament begins, the authorities would select the teams based on a draft method.
India players Participating in LLC 2022
Harbhajan Singh, Irfan Pathan, Yusuf Pathan, Sreesanth, Pravin Tambe, Virender Sehwag, Pragyan Ojha, Ashok Dinda, Mohammed Kaif, Stuart Binny, S. Badrinath, Joginder Sharma, Naman Ojha, Reetinder Sodhi, Parthiv Patel, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, RP Singh, Sourav Ganguly
Legends League 2022 schedule can have more twists and turns before the commencement of the matches. The first edition received huge success and the LLC involves the participation of ex-cricket legends. To know about the upcoming Legends league cricket 2022 points table, stay tuned!
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