Daniel Vettori And Shane Watson Switch Sanath Jayasuriya And Herschelle Gibbs In World Giants Group

Shane Watson (Image Credits: Twitter)

New Zealand all-rounder Daniel Vettori and Australian all-rounder, Shane Watson, will be replacing Sanath Jayasuriya and Herschelle Gibbs in the Entire world Giants squad that will take on the Indian Maharajas at the Eden Gardens.

The match will be played to rejoice India’s 75th calendar year of independence. Immediately after the conclusion of the activity on September 16, the Legends League cricket’s 2nd version will commence.

“Legends League Cricket has decided to replace Herschelle Gibbs and Sanath Jayasuriya in the World Giant squad for the particular match,” read through an formal statement.

Daniel Vettori. Photo- Getty

“Players from throughout 10 overseas nations will be collaborating in this match. The league will start the next working day, September 17, 2022, wherein 4 groups in franchise structure will be competing in the Legends League Cricket Franchise format. General 15 matches will be played in this season,” stated an official release.

Talking about the celebrations, Ravi Shastri, Commissioner, Legends League Cricket claimed, “This is a very pleased instant for us that we are celebrating the 75th calendar year of our independence. As a proud Indian, it provides me immense satisfaction to share that we have made the decision to devote this year’s league to the 75th yr of Independence celebration.”

Ravi Shastri
Ravi Shastri (Graphic Credits: Twitter)


India Maharajas: Sourav Ganguly (c), Virender Sehwag, Mohammad Kaif, Yusuf Pathan, S Badrinath, Irfan Pathan, Parthiv Patel, Stuart Binny, S Sreesanth, Harbhajan Singh, Naman Ojha, Ashoke Dinda, Pragyan Ojha, Ajay Jadeja, RP Singh, Joginder Sharma

World Giants: Eoin Morgan (c), Lendl Simmons, Shane Watson, Jacques Kallis, Daniel Vettori, Matt Prior, Nathan McCullum, Jonty Rhodes, Muttiah Muralitharan, Dale Steyn, Hamilton Masakadza, Mashrafe Mortaza, Asghar Afghan, Mitchell Johnson, Brett Lee, Kevin O’Brien, Denesh Ramdin

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