Road Safety Cricket Tournament- Schedule, Teams And LIVE Streaming on Tata Sky

Published on 12th Mar 2021 by BlogBuster Editorial Team

A Twenty20 competition featuring the retired players of some of the best cricket teams. Nothing can get better than this! Yes! We are talking about the Road Safety Cricket Tournament. The Road Safety World Series is a T20 competition organised by the Road Safety Cell of Maharashtra to raise a voice regarding road safety. It features famous and noteworthy retired cricket players from different countries such as India, England, Sri Lanka, West Indies, South Africa, Australia and Bangladesh.

Approved by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the first set of the tournament began in March 2020. On 13th March 2020, following the COVID-19 pandemic, the remaining matches of the Road Safety Cricket Tournament were scheduled from 5th March 2021 to 21st March 2021. 6 out of the 7 teams have taken part in the ongoing tournament. You can enjoy the Road Safety World Series on Tata Sky Colors Cineplex Channel 358 (HD) and Channel 359 (SD).

Let us have a look at the upcoming Road Safety Cricket Schedule, its teams and where you can watch the series LIVE on Tata Sky.

Road Safety World Series Players List

With Australia Legends out of the Legends T20 Cricket Series due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have 6 teams competing against each other in the series. The 6 teams are - India Legends, Sri Lanka Legends, South Africa Legends, West Indies Legends, Bangladesh Legends and England Legends. Let us look at the Road Safety World Series players list from each of the teams-


India Legends:
Batsmen:- Sachin Tendulkar (Captain), Mohammed Kaif, Virender Sehwag
All-Rounder:- Yuvraj Singh (Batting All-rounder), Sanjay Bangar (Batting All-rounder), Sairaj Bahutule (Bowling All-rounder), Irfan Pathan (Bowling All-rounder)
Wicketkeeper:- Sameer Dighe (WK-Batsman)
Bowlers:- Manpreet Gony, Munaf Patel, Pragyan Ojha, Zaheer Khan, Abey Kuruvilla


Sri Lanka Legends:
Batsmen:- Chamara Kapugedera, Marvan Atapattu
All-Rounder:- Tillakaratne Dilshan (Captain & Batting All-rounder), Farveez Maharoof (Batting All-rounder), Malinda Warnapura (Batting All-rounder)
Wicketkeeper:- Romesh Kaluwitharana (WK-Batsman)
Bowlers:- Ajantha Mendis, Chaminda Vaas, Muttiah Muralitharan, Thilan Thushara, Rangana Herath, Upul Chandana, Sachithra Senanayake, Dulanjana Wijesinghe


South Africa Legends:
Batsmen:- Herschelle Gibbs, Jacques Rudolph, Jonty Rhodes (Captain), Martin van Jaarsveld
All-Rounder:- Albie Morkel (Batting All-rounder), Andrew Hall (Batting All-rounder), Lance Klusener (Bowling All-rounder), Johan van der Wath (Batting All-rounder), Ryan McLaren (Bowling All-rounder)
Wicketkeeper:- Morne van Wyk (WK-Batsman)
Bowlers:- Garnett Kruger, Paul Harris, Roger Telemachus


West Indies Legends:
Batsmen:- Brian Lara (Captain), Ricardo Powell, Daren Ganga, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Danza Hyatt
All-Rounder:- Carl Hooper (Batting All-rounder), Tino Best (Bowling All-rounder), Adam Sanford (Bowling All-rounder)
Wicketkeeper:- Ridley Jacobs (WK-Batsman)
Bowlers: Dinanath Ramnarine, Sulieman Benn, Samuel Badree, Pedro Collins


England Legends:
Batsmen:- Kevin Pietersen (Captain), Jonathan Trott, Nick Compton
All-Rounder:- Usman Afzaal (Batting All-rounder), Owais Shah (Bowling All-rounder)
Wicketkeeper:- Phil Mustard (WK-Batsman)
Bowlers:- Monty Panesar, Chris Tremlett, Kabir Ali, Sajid Mahmood, Ryan Jay Sidebottom, James Tredwell, Chris Schofield


Bangladesh Legends:
Batsmen:- Mohammed Sharif, Javed Omar, Aftab Ahmed, Hannan Sarkar, Nafees Iqbal
All-Rounder:- Rajin Saleh (Batting All-rounder), Mehrab Hoosain (Batting All-rounder)
Wicketkeeper:- Khaled Mashud
Bowlers:- Khaled Mahmud, Alamgir Kabir, Mohammed Rafique (Captain), Mushfiqur Rahman, Abdul Razzak

Road Safety Cricket Tournament Statistics

Until now, 10 matches have been played in the Road Safety Cricket Tournament. Let us have a look at the statistics of the series-
7th March 2020: West Indies Legends vs India Legends (India won by 7 wickets)
8th March 2020: Sri Lanka Legends vs Australia Legends (Sri Lanka Legends won by 7 runs)
10th March 2020: Sri Lanka Legends vs India Legends (India Legends won by 5 wickets)
11th March 2020: West Indies Legends vs South Africa Legends (South Africa Legends won by 6 wickets)

With one team less, the Legends T20 Cricket Series resumed from the 5th of March.

5th March 2021: Bangladesh Legends vs India Legends (India Legends won by 10 wickets)
6th March 2021: West Indies Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends (Sri Lanka Legends won by 5 wickets)
7th March 2021: Bangladesh Legends vs England Legends (England Legends won by 7 wickets)
8th March 2021: South Africa Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends (Sri Lanka Legends won by 9 wickets)
9th March 2021: England Legends vs India Legends (England Legends won by 6 runs)
10th March 2021: Sri Lanka Legends vs Bangladesh Legends (Sri Lanka Legends won by 42 runs)
 

Upcoming Road Safety Cricket Schedule

Out of the 7 teams, Australia Legends opted out of participating in the remainder of the series due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Until now, 6 matches have been played in the 2020-2021 Legends T20 Cricket Series. Let’s look at the upcoming Road Safety Cricket Schedule-

11th March 2021: Bangladesh Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends
12th March 2021: England Legends vs South Africa Legends
13th March 2021: India Legends vs South Africa Legends
14th March 2021: Sri Lanka Legends vs England Legends
15th March 2021: South Africa Legends vs Bangladesh Legends
16th March 2021: England Legends vs West Indies Legends

The two semi-finals of the Legends T20 Cricket Series are scheduled to take place on 17th March 2021 and 19th March 2021. The two winning teams of the semi-finals will face each other in the finals scheduled for 21st March 2021. All the Legends T20 Cricket Series matches will begin from 7:00 PM IST.

Road Safety Cricket Tournament LIVE Streaming & Broadcast on Tata Sky

The official broadcasting partner of the Legends T20 Cricket Series is Viacom18. As mentioned above, you can watch the cricket series on Tata Sky Colors Cineplex Channel 358 (HD) and Channel 359 (SD). The LIVE streaming of the series is available on Voot on Tata Sky Binge. If you are on the go, you can still catch the Legends T20 Cricket Series on Tata Sky Mobile App.

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