Legends League Cricket 2023: Cricket fans around the world are eagerly awaiting the start of Legends League Cricket 2023 (LLC 2023), a thrilling T20 tournament set to captivate audiences with its display of cricketing prowess. Scheduled to commence on November 18 and culminate with the final on December 9, LLC 2023 promises to be a high-octane event packed with action, drama, and nail-biting moments.
Teams Names In Legends League Cricket 2023:
Six formidable teams will be vying for the coveted LLC 2023 title: Bhilwara Kings, Gujarat Giants, India Capitals, Manipal Tigers, Southern Super Stars, and Urbanrisers Hyderabad. Led by renowned captains, each team boasts a formidable lineup of players ready to showcase their skills on the field.
- Bhilwara Kings: It is led by the experienced Irfan Pathan. The Bhilwara Kings have a strong roster that includes Lendl Simmons, Shane Watson, and William Porterfield.
- Gujarat Giants: It is led by Parthiv Patel. The Gujarat Giants will rely on the power-hitting abilities of Chris Gayle and Richard Levi to dominate their opponents.
- India Capitals: Gautam Gambhir is the captain of the India Capitals. It counts on players likes of Hashim Amla, Kevin Pietersen, and Morne van Wyk to lead their charge.
- Manipal Tigers: Harbhajan Singh is the captain of the Manipal Tigers team. It has stars such as Amitoze Singh, Hamilton Masakadza, and Robin Uthappa bolstering their ranks.
- Southern Super Stars: Aaron Finch will guide the Southern Super Stars, featuring a formidable lineup including Cameron White, Ross Taylor, and Jesse Ryder.
- Urban risers Hyderabad: Led by Suresh Raina, the Urbanrisers Hyderabad team will look to players like Martin Guptill, Dwayne Smith, and Morne Morkel for their firepower.
The Format Of Matches:
LLC 2023 will follow a round-robin format, with each team playing against the other teams once. A total of 19 T20 matches will be played across four different venues in India: Ranchi’s JSCA International Stadium Complex, Dehradun’s Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Jammu’s Molana Azad Stadium, and Visakhapatnam’s Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium.
The Legends League Cricket 2023 Schedule:
The LLC 2023 schedule is packed with thrilling encounters, ensuring fans are treated to a spectacle of cricketing brilliance. Let’s take a look at the schedule, start times, and venues of the matches:
Matches In November 2023:
|Day and Date||Match||Venue And Time|
|Saturday, November 18||India Capitals vs Bhilwara Kings||JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi, 7:00PM|
|Monday, November 20||Manipal Tigers vs Gujarat Giants||JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi, 7:00PM|
|Tuesday, November 21||Urbanrisers Hyderabad vs Southern Super Stars||JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi, 7:00PM|
|Wednesday, November 22||Bhilwara Kings vs Gujarat Giants||JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi, 7:00PM|
|Thursday, November 23||India Capitals vs Urbanrisers Hyderabad||JSCA International Stadium Complex, Ranchi, 3:00PM|
|Friday, November 24||Bhilwara Kings vs Manipal Tigers||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun, 7:00PM|
|Saturday, November 25||India Capitals vs Southern Super Stars||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun, 7:00PM|
|Sunday, November 26||Gujarat Giants vs Urbanrisers Hyderabad||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun, 3:00PM|
|Monday, November 27||Manipal Tigers vs Southern Super Stars||Molana Azad Stadium, Jammu|
|Wednesday, November 29||Bhilwara Kings vs Southern Super Stars||Molana Azad Stadium, Jammu, 7:00PM|
|Thursday, November 30||India Capitals vs Gujarat Giants||Molana Azad Stadium, Jammu, 7:00PM|
Matches In December 2023:
Day And Date
Venue And Time
|Friday, December 1||Bhilwara Kings vs Urbanrisers Hyderabad||Molana Azad Stadium, Jammu, 3:00PM|
|Saturday, December 2||India Capitals vs Manipal Tigers||Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam, 7:00PM|
|Sunday, December 3||Gujarat Giants vs Southern Super Stars||Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam, 3:00PM|
|Monday, December 4||Manipal Tigers vs Urbanrisers Hyderabad||Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam, 7:00PM|
|Tuesday, December 5||Qualifier 1||Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam, 7:00PM|
|Wednesday, December 6||Eliminator||Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam, 7:00PM|
|Thursday, December 7||Qualifier 2||Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam, 7:00PM|
|Saturday, December 9||Legends League Cricket 2023 final||Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam, 7:00PM|
The Playoffs Of Legends League Cricket:
The top four teams in the standings after the round-robin matches will advance to the playoffs. The top two teams will compete in the Qualifier 1 for a direct spot in the final, while the third and fourth-placed teams will face off in the Eliminator. The winner of the Eliminator will then clash with the loser of Qualifier 1 in the Qualifier 2 for the remaining spot in the final.
The Defending Champions:
India Capitals, are the defending champions of LLC. They defeated Bhilwara Kings by an impressive 104 runs in the 2022 final. The India Capitals team is led by Gautam Gambhir. As they won the previous tournament, they will be eager to retain their title and showcase their dominance on the field.
How To Watch Matches Of Legends League Cricket?
Cricket Fans who stay near the cricket match venue can visit the Cricket stadium directly. Cricket enthusiasts can also catch the thrilling LLC 2023 action live on Star Sports Network’s TV channels in India. For those who prefer online streaming, the matches will be available on Disney+ Hotstar and FanCode.
Legends League Cricket 2023 promises to be a cricketing extravaganza with the best players. They showcase their skills and battle for the glory. With six formidable teams, intense rivalries, and a highly competitive format, LLC 2023 is ready to enthrall fans around the world. So mark your calendars, gather your friends, and get ready for a month of cricket brilliance like never before.