Virender Sehwag
Virender Sehwag (Image Credit: Twitter)

Former India cricketers Virender Sehwag, Irfan Pathan, and Yusuf Pathan will compete in the second edition of the Legends League Cricket, which will take place in Muscat, Oman, from September 20 to October 10.

Legends League Cricket will feature four privately held franchises.

Former cricketers from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia, and England, among other cricket nations, competed in the first season of Legends League Cricket, divided into three teams representing India, Asia, and the Rest of the World. During the first season, cricket fans all over the world witnessed the Legends of Cricket compete at their best.

Yusuf Pathan and Irfan Pathan
Yusuf Pathan and Irfan Pathan (Image Credit: Twitter)

I Am Excited To Be Back On The Cricket Field: Virender Sehwag

“I love to be in the Cricket field. I missed playing the 1st season of LLC but it would be great to go back into the field with the LLC season 2,” former India batter Virender Sehwag said.

Irfan Pathan
Irfan Pathan. Image Credits: Twitter

“Excited to announce that I’ll be back in action playing LegendsLeagueCricket in September. Aur iss baar kuch naya bhi hone wala hai…so I am really looking forward to being in Oman,” Irfan Pathan said.

Yusuf Pathan said, “Practice makes you perfect. And I’m perfecting my shots for the action-packed season 2 of the Legends League Cricket. It was fun in January, and I am getting ready for September.”

Raman Raheja, the CEO of Legends League Cricket, said, “We have four franchisees-owned teams, playing 15 matches between September 20 to October 10, 2022, at Oman.

“Currently, we have 110 top class players in the pool who would be put in 4 teams through a Player Draft process in early August 2022. So about 80 top players, essentially Legends of Cricket, would be playing in the upcoming season.

“Players like Sehwag, Irfan & Yusuf Pathan amongst others from India, Australia, England, Pakistan, SA, Sri Lanka, etc are going to be playing together. The format is such that it would make us an International T20 League with the highest number of International Cricketers in the playing eleven.”

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