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Sachin Tendulkar announced as league ambassador for Twenty20 Mumbai League

Sachin Tendulka was made the brand ambassador of the upcoming T20 Mumbai League and he feels the league will provide a fine platform for the talented cricketers.

cricket Updated: Feb 17, 2018 10:12 IST
Indo Asian News Service
Indo Asian News Service
Indo Asian News Service, Mumbai
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Sachin Tendulkar was named league ambassador for the Twenty20 Mumbai League.(AP)

Probability Sports India Private Limited, a consortium of the IIFL Group as Lead Member and Wizcraft, on Friday announced cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar as the League Ambassador of the Twenty-20 Mumbai League.

The Mumbai-based inaugural T20 cricket league, held under the aegis of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA), will be held in March.

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With six teams participating in the first season, the tournament is scheduled to take place between March 11-21. Probability Sports has invited bids for awarding six teams to enroll and participate in the T20 Mumbai League.

The teams will be from Mumbai North, Mumbai North-West, Mumbai North-East, Mumbai North-Central, Mumbai South-Central and Mumbai South.

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“It’s always a pleasure to be associated with the Mumbai Cricket Association. The T20 Mumbai League will not only entertain cricket fans, but also provide a great platform to the talented young cricketers in Mumbai,” Sachin said.

First Published: Feb 17, 2018 10:11 IST