DUBAI – Star-studded Emirates Airline T20 Tournament 2017 is going to take place in Dubai. The two-day long tournament (23rd and 24th March) will feature six international teams.
The tournament will be hosted at the impressive, world class Dubai Sports City ICC Academy.
Some of the biggest names in T20 cricket, including Darren Sammy, Jonathon Trott, Shahid Afridi, Jimmy Anderson, Brendon McCullum and Ian Bell are expected to play the tournament.
Hugely popular teams, the finalist of PSL 2017 Peshawar Zalmi and Lahore Qalandars from the Pakistan Super League, Lancashire Lightning (2015 T20 Blast winners), the MCC Emerging England XI, Birmingham Bears (2016 RL Cup Winners) and Durham Jets.
Previous winners of the competition include Emirates XI, Nottingham, Sussex and Yorkshire County Cricket Clubs.
Former stars of the tournament include Jimmy Anderson, Ian Bell, Alastair Cook, Adam Gilchrist, Freddie Flintoff, Steve Harmison, Muttiah Muralitharan, Matt Prior, Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh to name but a few!
Emirates T20 Cup 2017 Schedule
Thursday 23rd March 2017
10:30 – Lancashire Lightning v Birmingham Bears
14:30 – Durham Jets v Peshawar Zalmi
18:30 – Birmingham Bears v Lahore Qalandars
Friday 24th March 2017
10:30 – MCC World XI v Durham Jets, Lancashire Lightning v Lahore Qalandars
14.15 – MCC World XI v Peshawar Zalmi
18:00 – 2017 Emirates Airline T20 Final
The full team line-ups, TV and Live Streaming information will be announced in the weeks leading up to the tournament.
For tickets and other information. Please CLICK HERE, or check www.emiratest20.com.
The following Licensees will broadcast the Emirates Airline Twenty20 in their respective territories. All games will be broadcasted with the exception of MCC World XI v Durham Jets. The schedule is available on our Tournament page.
Pakistan & the Indian Subcontinent – Ten Sports
Middle East & North Africa – OSN
USA – Eleven Sports
UK & Ireland – TBC