Muttiah Muralitharan, Asghar Afghan and other stars confirm participation in LLC Season 2

Monty Panesar, Naman Ojha, Stuart Binny, Pravin Tambe, Badrinath and Asghar Afghan also confirmed their participation.

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Muttiah Muralitharan. (Photo by LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI/AFP via Getty Images)

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New Delhi, July 07, 2022: After the announcement of Virender Sehwag, Irfan Pathan and Yusuf Pathan to play in the upcoming Legends League Cricket, World record holder Muttiah Muralitharan has also confirmed to be part of the season 2. Besides them, Monty Panesar, Naman Ojha, Stuart Binny, Pravin Tambe, Badrinath and Asghar Afghan also confirmed to be part of the upcoming Player draft process of league.

Muralitharan said “It would be great to go back into the field with the LLC season 2. We loved it during season 1 and now with new format, it would be more exciting”

Muttiah Muralitharan is a Legend and so are others in this list: LLC Co-Founder

Raman Raheja, Co-Founder &CEO, Legends League Cricket said, “Murali is a Legend and so are others in this list. It is our pleasure to bring them together and play for their fans. As I mentioned earlier, we have 4 Franchisees owned teams, playing 15 matches between September 20 to October 10, 2022 at Oman. We will keep announcing the names of 110 Top class players who would be put in 4 teams through a Player Draft process in early August 2022.”

On Muralitharan, Monty Panesar, S Badrinath, Naman Ojha, Stuart Binny, Pravin Tambe and Asghar Afghanconfirming their participation, he added “We are happy to have these legends in the league. The fans would love to see them back in the field.”

Speaking of the inaugural edition of the competition, former cricketers from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia, and England, among other cricket nations plied their trade. They were divided into 3 Teams representing India, Asia, and the Rest of the World on the basis of their region. Fans were highly entertained to see their favourite stars back in action and expectations are pretty high from the upcoming season as well. While some players would be returning to the 22 yards after a while, some recently retired ones are expected to garner limelight with their stellar performances.