The Major League Cricket’s initiation in America marks a significant milestone for this sport. Six teams, consisting of prominent cricket players and local American talents, will compete in 18 games, with the top teams advancing to the championship final for the first time on July 30.
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With the commencement of Major League Cricket in America this week, cricket is ready to achieve a significant milestone. The Texas Super Kings will face the Los Angeles Night Riders on Friday in Dallas, the new premier venue in America.
Six teams participating in the league are Los Angeles Night Riders, M.I.New York, San Francisco Unicorns, Seattle Orcas, Texas Super Kings und Washington Freedom Most of the teams in the IT and startup sector are owned by Indian Americans who are venture capitalists.
The press release said the first season would be played in a round-robin format, with the top teams competing in a multi-game playoff and championship tournament on July 30.Headquartered in Seattle, Washington,Seattle Orcas is owned by GMR Group along with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Soma Somasegar, Sameer Bodas, Ashok Krishnamurthy and Sanjay Parthasarathy.The Night Riders Group owns and operates the Los Angeles Night Riders based there. Cambrian Ventures co-founders Anand Rajaraman and Venky Harinarayan are co-owners of the San Francisco Unicorns.
The Texas Super Kings include Chennai Super Kings Ross Perot Jr. and Anurag Jain. The Washington Freedom team is owned by Indian-American entrepreneur Sanjay Govil.Avid cricket fan said: “Not only Indian expats are excited, but also Australians, UK, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and New Zealand are excited about the launch of Major League Cricket in the US.” MR. Rangaswamy from San Francisco is traveling to Dallas for the opening.Theprotagonists include Afghan T20 captain Rashid Khan, South Africans Faf du Plessis, Quinton de Kock and David Miller, West Indies’ Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell and Dwayne Bravo, Australians Marcus Stoinis and Aaron Finch, Briton Jason Roy and Liam Plunkett, Sri Lanka’s Dasun Shanaka and New Zealand’s Trent Boult.Due to the current BCCI regulations, players were mainly selected from countries with the exception of India.
The media market in the United States holds the distinction of being the largest on a global scale.In a way it would be good for everyone to send these (Indian) players, Rangaswamy told PTI. Ahead of the season, MLC co-founder Samir Mehta said fans will experience an unforgettable night of cricket in America with an opening ceremony performed by the world’s best players at Grand Prairie Stadium. “Since coming to Texas, we’ve seen incredible support for the Texas Super Kings. “It will be a historic night at Grand Prairie Stadium as we take the field and represent Lone Star State of America cricket,” said Super Kings captain Faf du PlessiWeve talked a lot about coming to the United States and I’m glad he’s finally here,” he added.”It’s great to know that the opening game is sold out and we can’t wait to introduce our exciting brand of cricket to fans across America,” said Sunil Narine. captain of the Los Angeles Night Riders. Anurag Jain, co-owner of MLC Texas Super Kings said, “We are excited to be building a professional team in Texas for the local cricket community by bringing the game to new fans across the country.
Major League Cricket is making its grand debut in the United States, marking a groundbreaking milestone for the sport. This exciting development brings cricket to American soil, captivating fans and players alike. With the launch of MLC, the stage is set for thrilling matches, fierce competition, and a flourishing cricket culture. Get ready to witness the birth of a new era as cricket takes center stage in the US, uniting communities and spreading the joy of this beloved sport.