Updated: January 21, 2020 10:30:59 am
Cricket legends Sachin Tendulkar and Courtney Walsh will don coach’s hats when Warne XI and Ponting XI to face one another in the Bushfire Cricket Bash on February 8. The Charity match will elevate funds for the victims of Australian bushfires that triggered the loss of life of thousands and thousands of animals. The income and funds from all three matches will go in direction of the Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund.
The Bushfire Cricket Bash headlines three main cricket occasions – the ladies’s tri-series match between India and Australia, a pleasant between Ponting XI and Warne XI and the Big Bash last. The reduction match can be performed forward of the Big Bash League Final with the venue to be confirmed on January 31 after the Qualifier is performed with the profitable staff internet hosting the ultimate.
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Welcoming Sachin and Walsh, the Cricket Australia CEO Kevin Roberts has stated,” We are completely honoured to be welcoming Sachin and Courtney again to Australia the place they each loved numerous success as gamers, and we will’t wait to have them concerned in what goes to be a big day.”
Apart from Ricky Ponting and Shane Warne, Australian coach Justin Langer, former wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist, Brett Lee, Shane Watson, Alex Blackwell, and Michael Clarke may also be a part of the match.
The large devastation attributable to the bushfires in Australia has despatched shock waves in your entire world and the sports fraternity is attempting to raise money to assist those affected by the tragedy. Australian tennis participant Nick Kyrgios, cricketer Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell and D’Arcy Short have already completed their bit by donating cash for the trigger.
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