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FICA threatens to take legal action against MCL

The Federation of International Cricketers’ Association (FICA) is threatening legal actions against the Masters Champions League (MCL), the T20 tournament for the retired cricketers. MCL was intended to play over the next two years, but now FICA is threatening to disband the league on behalf of up to 50 players over “the systematic non-payment of players.” The […]

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MCL failed to honour player contracts, claims FICA

The inaugural Masters Champions League, popularly known as the MCL, was a big hit among the audiences but the tournament has now come under the scanner following the claims made by the Federation of International Cricketers Associations (FICA). FICA has claimed that the MCL has not paid ‘a significant number of players’ as per their contracts […]

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Best XI of the MCL 2016

The inaugural edition of the Masters Champions League (MCL) came to an end after an emphatic Virender Sehwag led Gemini Arabians defeated the Leo Lions to lift the silverware. The victorious Gemini Arabians were the only unbeaten team in the tournament and were rightly crowned the champions. The tournament in itself was a huge success, […]

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MCL Final Match Review: Gemini Arabians conquer Leo Lions to become champions

Gemini Arabians were crowned as the champion of the inaugural Masters Champions League. The champions beat Leo Lions by 16 runs in an exciting low scoring contest at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. The match had everything required to keep a cricket fan glued to the seat. Naved ul Hasan (4/9) bowled a magnificent spell […]

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MCL 2nd Semi-Final Review: Lions beat Superkings in a low scoring affair to walk into the final

While the first semi-final of the MCL proved to be a run fest, the second semi-final between the Leo Lions and the Virgo Superkings turned out to be a low scoring affair. The batting surface looked to be a bowler friendly wicket on the day, which is why no batsman looked comfortable at the crease […]

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MCL 1st Semi Final Review: Unbeaten Gemini Survive Mustard Scare to Storm into the Finals

A gritty half century by Mahela Jayawardene and late hitting from Phil Mustard were not enough for the Sagittarius Strikers to overhaul the mighty total of 191 set by the Gemini Arabians in the first Semi-final of the inaugural edition of the Masters Champions League. Phil Mustard almost took the game away from the Arabians […]

MCL Match 14th Review: Virgo Super Kings prevails Capricorn Commanders

Leg spinner Malinga Bandara produced a match-winning spell of 4/16 to bowl his team, Virgo Super Kings to victory against Capricorn Commanders. The Commanders top order was wrecked by Bandara who completely hampered their chasing efforts today. The Commanders had a modest target of 132 runs to chase and started off decently with Andrew Symonds […]

MCL 11th Match Review: Paul Collingwood knocks off Libra Legends

Paul Collingwood along with Andrew Symonds faced no trouble in mowing down the humble target of 155 runs set by Libra Legends batting first. Collingwood smashed an unbeaten 39 balls 62 runs knock while Symonds was also at his aggressive best and hit a fluent 62 runs off just 44 balls to guide their team […]

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MCL 10th Match Review: Sehwag's sizzling century steers Gemini Arabians to victory

Today’s match between Gemini Arabians and Sagittarius Strikers will be a match to remember for cricket lovers. Players from both teams played their hearts out for the victory but in the end, it was the Arabians who managed to sneak through closely with 2 points in the ends. The Arabians started off blazingly after going […]

Watch: Santokie takes four wickets in four balls in a delightful spell of bowling

Krishmar Santokie is a proven T20 specialist who has earned a very commendable name in the T20 Leagues around the world. For anyone who had doubts over his credentials in this format must have missed today’s stunning bowling performance where he picked up 4 wickets in four balls. Today’s MCL clash between Gemini Arabians and […]