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Updated January 27th, 2024 at 21:26 IST

Cricket Legends to Illuminate Edgbaston in Prestigious ECB-Sanctioned T20 Extravaganza

In an extraordinary gathering of cricket excellence, Edgbaston is set to host the highly anticipated World Championship of Legends (WCL) this summer.

Kevin Pietersen and Yuvraj Singh
Kevin Pietersen and Yuvraj Singh | Image:Special Arrangement
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Top Cricketing Legends to Compete Against Each Other in This Exciting League

WCL, Crafted by Zabawa Entertainment, Welcomes Renowned Players for Epic Clashes

In an extraordinary gathering of cricket excellence, Edgbaston is set to host the highly anticipated World Championship of Legends (WCL) this summer. Featuring luminaries like Yuvraj Singh, Shahid Afridi, and Kevin Pietersen, the T20 tournament is approved by the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB)on showcasing retired and non-contracted players from cricketing powerhouses – England, India, Pakistan, Australia, West Indies, and South Africa.

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Harshit Tomar, Director of Zabawa Entertainment, shared his excitement, affirming, "The current announcement strengthens WCL's status as a top-tier platform for past cricketing champions, creating new opportunities for the league's development and global significance."

Crafted by *Zabawa Entertainment, a distinguished Bollywood film and music production company* with roots in India and Dubai, WCL has catalyzed advanced contract negotiations with cricket luminaries from the 1990s and 2000s. Notable figures such as Indian all-rounder *Yuvraj Singh, renowned for his six 6’s in an over; dynamic Pakistani batsman **Shahid Afridi, holder of one of the fastest ODI centuries; and England's cricket maestro **Kevin Pietersen* have committed to participating in this cricketing extravaganza.

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“We aspire to deliver top-tier sports entertainment to fans globally, ”Tomar stated, emphasizing the grand scale of the tournament.

Scheduled to commence from the 3rd of July, the tournament promises to be an event of riveting clashes and unforgettable moments eagerly anticipated by fans and cricket enthusiasts.

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*Stuart Cain, Chief Executive at Edgbaston,* subtly alludes to the reigniting of captivating cricketing moments by stating, “It will be a pleasure to see some of the iconic figures from those games back at Edgbaston.”

Cain assured, “We are dedicated to ensuring it doesn’t compromise the quality of wickets and has minimal impact on our existing fixture commitments. Our collaboration with the organizers and the ECB remains paramount.”

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As cricket's luminaries prepare to tread upon the revered grounds of Edgbaston, the World Championship of Legends stands as a beacon, promising not merely a tournament but an enduring chapter in cricketing history. This meticulously planned approach ensures a cricketing spectacle of unprecedented scale and excitement, poised to captivate audiences worldwide.

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Published January 27th, 2024 at 21:26 IST

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