Mumbai T20 League: Sunil Gavaskar named as commissioner of inaugural edition

Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar was on Monday named as the Commissioner of the inaugural edition of the T20 Mumbai League, which will be held here from 11 to 21 March.

PTI, March 06, 2018

Mumbai: Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar was on Monday named as the commissioner of the inaugural edition of the T20 Mumbai League, which will be held here from 11 to 21 March.

File photo of Sunil Gavaskar. AFP

File photo of Sunil Gavaskar. AFP

All the matches of the League, in which six teams are participating, will be held at the iconic Wankhede Stadium.

The announcement to appoint Gavaskar was made by the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) and Probability Sports India Private Limited (PSIPL) through a media release.

Gavaskar was the first Test batsman to score 10,000 runs.

"The T20 Mumbai League is a very exciting development in the city's cricketing landscape, and it is thrilling to be a part of it from the inaugural edition itself.

"Mumbai is bursting with talent, and the league will provide the much-needed platform for young cricketers to showcase their skills and scale great heights," Gavaskar was quoted as saying in the release.

Updated Date: Mar 06, 2018





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2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3772 97
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2 India 5492 122
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Pakistan 3279 102
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3 India 3932 123
4 New Zealand 2542 116
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