Cricket legends corresponding to Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Brian Lara and Muttiah Muralitharan will take the sphere as soon as once more because the ‘Unacademy Street Security World Sequence T20’ will get underway in Raipur from March 2 to 21.
The primary version of the sequence was referred to as off after 4 video games on March 11 final yr resulting from COVID-19 pandemic.
The organisers on Tuesday introduced that every one the remaining matches will probably be performed within the newly-built 65,000 capability Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh Worldwide Cricket Stadium in Raipur.
“An array of stars together with Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Brian Lara, Bret Lee, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Muttiah Muralitharan and plenty of extra legends of 5 cricket enjoying nations – Australia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, West Indies and India — will probably be again within the discipline to recreate the magic of outdated within the annual T20 cricket event, organized to create consciousness in the direction of highway security within the nation,” a media launch stated.
“As cricket is probably the most adopted sport within the nation and cricketers are seemed upon as idols, this League goals to affect and alter individuals’s mindset in the direction of their behaviour on the roads,” it added.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel stated that it is a matter of satisfaction and honour to host the legends in Raipur throughout the Street Security World Sequence.
“It’s a fantastic idea to create consciousness in regards to the menace, and an important one on condition that one particular person dies each 4 minutes on Indian roads,” he stated.
Street Security Sequence founder Ravi Gaikwad stated the sequence began with loads of hope and promise final yr to unfold consciousness in the direction of highway security, however needed to name it off as a result of difficult occasions.
“However, I’m extraordinarily glad to announce that we’re right here once more, and I’m grateful to all, the gamers, the officers, our broadcast companions and our giant work-force who’ve come collectively to take the initiative ahead in these tough occasions,” he stated.
The Street Security World Sequence is an initiative by Street Security Cell of Maharashtra in affiliation with Skilled Administration Group (PMG) spearheaded by Sunil Gavaskar, who’s the Commissioner of the Sequence, and Tendulkar, who’s the model ambassador.
This story has been printed from a wire company feed with out modifications to the textual content.