“Beginning Legends League At Eden Gardens Was Grasp Stroke”: Ravi Shastri | Cricket Information

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The franchise-based Legends League Cricket has witnessed a worldwide footprint of 1.2 billion followers. Whereas the league witnessed a excessive stage of competitors from the greats of the sport, the numbers are nearly thrice greater than the primary season which was performed in Oman, final January. In an official launch, former Australia all-rounder stated: “It is huge. We cherished enjoying within the league and in entrance of a implausible crowd. I sit up for enjoying once more quickly.”

Travelling by way of 6 Indian cities over a interval of 20 days, Legends League Cricket ensured 320 million followers watch the matches dwell the world over, by way of varied OTT and broadcast platforms. As per the BARC knowledge, the common TV ranking (TVR) for the matches has seen 7- 10 instances extra rankings and viewership than another Worldwide T20 league (aside from IPL) being watched in all year long.

Raman Raheja, CEO of the League stated: “The league has grow to be the second most watched T20 cricketing occasion in India. Now we have created a totally new class with Legends League Cricket and I’m blissful that we’ve got been in a position to place ourselves as a logical extension to lively cricket as 2nd innings for Legends. With prime names headlining in our league, who’re already in some capability or the others related to numerous present leagues world wide, we shall be seeing extra large names becoming a member of the league within the upcoming season.”

Ravi Shastri Commissioner, Legends League Cricket – “We anticipated this sort of attain, with 80 legends enjoying such a aggressive league, it’s a deal with for the followers as nicely. Beginning the league from Mecca of Indian cricket, Eden was a grasp stroke and by the final leg of the league, we noticed an electrifying ambiance within the stadium.

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With an enormous following that every of the cricketing greats enjoys and having them collectively on the Legends League additionally ensured greater than 550 million social media interactions within the span of the event.

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