“It’s terrific to have a world-class participant like Yuvi in our squad,” Maratha Arabians co-owner Sohail Khan mentioned,
Abu Dhabi, UAE 24 October 2019: Legendary Indian all-rounder, Yuvraj Singh, is about to smash his means onto the scene of the Abu Dhabi T10having been acquired by the Maratha Arabians.
The previous Indian grasp blaster who’s thought to be one of many best restricted over cricketers to ever play for his nation was signed as an ‘Arabian’ and can sq. off towards the formidable T10defending champions, the Northern Warriors, on the opening evening of the match on 15th November.
“Enjoying within the Abu Dhabi T10 is a double pleasure for me as a result of it will likely be my world T10 debut and since I at all times benefit from the heat and help of the passionate cricket followers there,” mentioned Yuvraj Singh.
“T10 fits my character and elegance of play. With such brief matches, each ball, each over is necessary and also you’re dealing with world-class competitors each evening so that you’ve received to be ultra-focussed. I hope Maratha Arabians followers and Indian cricket followers already have their tickets as a result of we’re going to placed on a present.”
Yuvraj Singh’s inclusion on the Maratha Arabians aspect is among the remaining participant picks forward of the match, with 120 gamers lately drawn on the Abu Dhabi T10 Draft. With such huge names becoming a member of Singh as Eoin Morgan, Shane Watson, Mohammad Amir, Moeen Ali, Andre Russell, Lasith Malinga and Darren Sammy, the brief type format is about to burst its means onto the worldwide stage as soon as once more this November.
His Excellency Aref Al Awani, Basic Secretary of Abu Dhabi Sports activities Council, mentioned: “Yuvraj Singh is among the sport’s undisputed superstars, and the affirmation he’s becoming a member of the Abu Dhabi T10 is indicative of our metropolis’s standing as a world-class sporting vacation spot that draws the most effective.”
Singh’s inclusion provides one more spectacular dimension to the showpiece match which is being hosted in Abu Dhabi for the primary time and might be beamed to Sony Community’s huge Indian viewer base of 700 million on Sony Six and Sony Ten three channels.
Maratha Arabians co-owners delighted to select Yuvraj Singh
Maratha Arabians Co-owner, Parvez Khan commented: “We felt assured after the draft that we had a robust line-up that might problem for the title. However now including Yuvraj to a crew with Lynn, Bravo, Zadran and Malinga actually places Maratha Arabians on one other stage by way of competitiveness and fan enchantment.”
Co-owner Sohail Khan, actor and brother of famous person Salman Khan, added: “It’s terrific to have a world-class participant like Yuvi in our squad. We now have seen his exploits for India in numerous codecs. He’s a champion cricketer and has been one of many greats of the white ball format. It’s an enormous honour to have him in our squad.”
Ali Tumbi, Maratha Arabians co-owner, added: “You probably have the prospect so as to add a participant of Yuvraj Singh’s calibre to your crew, you do no matter it takes. We’re delighted he might be enjoying for Maratha Arabians and I’m assured the followers might be happy to observe him play towards the opposite elite expertise assembled for the Abu Dhabi T10.” The opening ceremony live performance of the Abu Dhabi T10 will happen on November 14, with the primary match kicking off on November 15.