The cricket fans should brace themselves for seeing the superstars of yesteryears including the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Zaheer Khan, Brett Lee, Brian Lara, Jonty Rhodes, Yuvraj Singh, and many more once again on their cricket screens as the organizers have decided to host the remaining matches of the inaugural edition of the Road Safety World Series.
The first edition of the tournament was played last year but it had to be stopped midway due to the rise in the number of coronavirus cases in the country. Thus, instead of starting the league from scratch, the authorities have decided to continue from last year only with teams including India Legends, South Africa Legends, West Indies Legends, and Sri Lanka Legends. Australia Legends will miss this tournament, but England Legends and Bangladesh Legends will fill up for their absence.
The tournament will commence from March 5 at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium in Raipur with Indian legends locking horns against Bangladesh Legends. After the group stage, the top 4 teams will be up against each other in two semifinals on March 17 and March 18 followed by the final of the marquee event on March 21, Sunday.
Road Safety World Series 2021 schedule
(All matches will be played at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium in Raipur and the start time is 7:00 PM IST)
March 5, India Legends vs. Bangladesh Legends
March 6, Sri Lanka Legends vs. West Indies Legends
March 7, England Legends vs. Bangladesh Legends
March 8, South Africa Legends vs. Sri Lanka Legends
March 9, India Legends vs. England Legends
March 10, Bangladesh Legends vs. Sri Lanka Legends
March 11, England Legends vs. South Africa Legends
March 12, Bangladesh Legends vs. West Indies Legends
March 13, India Legends vs. South Africa Legends
March 14, Sri Lanka Legends vs. England Legends
March 15, South Africa Legends vs. Bangladesh Legends
March 16, England Legends vs. West Indies Legends
March 17, Semifinal 1
March 18, Semifinal 2
March 21, Road Safety World Series 2021 Final.
— Road Safety World Series (@RSWorldSeries) February 23, 2021
Ways to book tickets for the tournament
Just like the other international games being played in India, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to allow the presence of spectators in the stadium. The tickets for the same can be booked from bookmyshow.com. The passes for the knockout games and the matches involving India Legends start from Rs. 500. The minimum price for the tickets for other matches is Rs. 100.
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