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 The Road Safety World Series 2020

The Road Safety World Series 2020 | Cricket Tournament for road safety awareness

  • Feb 03, 2020
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The Road Safety World Series is a T20 tournament that has been organized to promote road safety. The first-ever season of the Road Safety league is going to be played this year starting from 2nd February 2020 till 16th February 2020. The league will be held in the cities of Mumbai and Pune.The league will feature some of the top cricket legends of the past who have made their respective countries proud. The tournament has been announced recently at a mega event held in Mumbai. This league aims to promote road safety all across the world. The tournament will have a total of 10 matches in which the teams will play against each other and there will be a final in the end.It has been announced that the proceeds from the tournament are going to be given to the Road Safety Cell so as to promote the cause. This is also aimed at highlighting India's high rank when it comes to deaths caused by road accidents. Cricket is the most popular sport in our country and the cricketers are followers as idols. This is the reason why this league will help create awareness about road safety in the country as well as change the mindset of people regarding behavior on the roads.Read More: Tendulkar Versus Lara In Road Safety World Series OpenerSome of the most popular names who will feature in the Road Safety World Series include Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara, Jonty Rhodes, and Virender Sehwag.The event has been organized by the Professional Management Group and the Road Safety Cell of the Maharashtra government. The league will be played between six teams including India Legends, Australia Legends, South Africa Legends, Sri Lanka Legends and West Indies Legends.The league has been launched in the city of Mumbai on Thursday, 30th January 2020 under the presence of the five-team captains including India's Tendulkar, West Indies great Brian Lara, Australian pacer Brett Lee, South Africa’s Jonty Rhodes, and Sri Lanka’s Tillakaratne Dilshan. Along with them, Virender Sehwag and Sunil Gavaskar will also be present there who will be the league’s commissioner.The Indian team will include players, Virender Sehwag, Zaheer Khan, RP Singh, and Ajit Agarkar. It has been expected that Jacques Kallis will be playing for the South African team and Muttiah Muralitharan may also become a part of this competition.Brett Lee has been designated as the captain of the Australian team. He said in a statement that he can easily guarantee is that this tournament is going to be very competitive even though the participants have given up playing international cricket. The final list of the participating players has been revealed and a total of 110 retired cricket players from these five countries are going to be taking part in this league.The Road Safety World Series 2020 will be streaming live on Viacom 18. It is the official broadcasting partner of the league. Colors Cineplex will broadcast all the matches of the league till 16th February. In addition to this, Voot and Jio are the digital partners of the league.Read More: Road Safety World Series 2020: Schedule, Teams & Players List, Timings, When and Where to Watch 'Cricket Legends' play

Tendulkar Versus Lara In Road Safety World Series Opener

Tendulkar Versus Lara In Road Safety World Series Opener

  • Feb 14, 2020
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Two of the biggest names in world cricket -- legendary Sachin Tendulkar and West Indian Brian Lara -- will once again be up against each other for a noble causeTwo of the most important names in the world cricket game: Legendary Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara will once again face a noble cause. The champions will face the opening match of the Unacademy Road Safety World Series, the T20 championship, when they face India Legends West Indies Legends at Wankhede Stadium on March 7. According to the calendar of the series published on Thursday, a total of 11 games will be played in the tournament.The series will include some of the most important names in cricket in India, Australia, Sri Lanka, the West Indies and South Africa such as Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Zuhair Khan, Brian Lara, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Brett Lee, Brad Hodge, Johnny Rhodes, and Moutiah. Muralitharan, Tillakaratne Dilshan, and Ajantha Mendis. According to the organizers, the series aims to raise awareness about road safety. Two of these 11 games will be played in Wankhede, four at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune, and four at the D Y Patel Stadium in Navi Mumbai, and the final match will be played at Brabourne Stadium on March 22.Boone will organize two Indian matches (against South Africa's Legends on March 14 and Australia's Legends on March 20), while Wanked and DY Patel will organize one match with the home team. India Myths by Tendulkar will play Sri Lankan legends in D Y Patel on March 10. Former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar is the series commissioner and the games will start at 7 pm.Read More: The Road Safety World Series 2020 | Cricket Tournament for road safety awareness

Road Safety World Series 2020 Schedule

Road Safety World Series 2020: Schedule, Teams & Players List, Timings, When and Where to Watch 'Cricket Legends' play

  • Feb 17, 2020
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Road Safety World Series 2020Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar faces "India Legends" West Indies and "West Indies Legends" will face "Brian Lara" in the long-awaited opening series match of the non-academic road safety championship at the historic Wankhede Stadium on 7 March.The tournament, which will see the clash of giants from many countries playing cricket, will see the final match at the Brabourne Stadium in the Indian Cricket Club on March 22nd.How many teams are involved?Unacademy World Road Safety Series is the T20 cricket tournament that includes five countries that will show some of the most important names of cricket in India, Australia, Sri Lanka, the West Indies and South Africa.The five teams are India Legends, West Indies Legends, Australia Legends, Sri Lanka Legends and South Africa Legends.Who are the players?Some of the notable players that will appear in the series are former international cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Shohug, Yuvraj Singh,Zaheer Khan, Brian Lara, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Brett Lee, Brad Hodge, Jonty Rhodes, Muttiah Muralitharan, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Ajantha Mendis and many others .The former Commander of India, Padma Bhushan and Living Legend, Sunil Gavaskar is the commissioner of the series.How many games will be played in this tournament?Out of a total of 11 (11) games, two games will be played at Wankhede, four at MCA Stadium in Pune, four at DY Patil Stadium in Nerul in Navi Mumbai, and final at the picturesque Brabourne Stadium at Cricket Club in India (CCI) Ground.Pune will have a rare advantage in organizing two Indian matches (against South Africa's Legends on March 14 and Australia's Legends on March 20), while Wankhede and DY Patil will organize a match with the home team.What is the reason behind this tournament?Every year, more than 1.5 to 2 people die on Indian roads due to vehicle accidents; one person dies every 4 minutes and 1,214 traffic accidents happen daily in the country. In the past five years, over 65 Lakh people have been completely disabled.Since cricket is the most followed sport in the country and cricket players are idols, the series aims to raise awareness about road safety and change people's mindset about their behavior on the roads.There was a lot of excitement about this tournament and people were looking forward to the schedule and tickets, and I'm very happy for the fans and I'm sure it will come in large numbers to encourage legends and also support this important reason of raising awareness about road safety in the country, safety is a serious concern, a person dies every 4 minutes in India and we all have to meet In order to make our roads safe and save a Utah precious human. "Karan Shroff, vice president of marketing at Unacademy, said: “The Global Road Safety chain unites an issue that we feel deeply, and a sport so dear to TG and their parents, both inside and outside the platform. This partnership will help us penetrate the message we want to convey as a brand, in fact It's exciting to see all the rumors about the tournament, and Unacademy is truly at the heart of everything..What is the schedule of the Road Safety Series?Match 1: March 7, 2020: India Legends vs West Indies Legends @ Wankhede (Mumbai)Match 2: March 8, 2020: Australia Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends @ Wankhede (Mumbai)Match 3: March 10, 2020: India Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends @ DY Patil (Navi Mumbai)Match 4: March 11, 2020: West Indies Legends vs South Africa Legends @ @ DY Patil (Navi Mumbai)Match 5: March 13, 2020: South Africa Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends @ DY Patil (Navi Mumbai)Match 6: March 14, 2020: India Legends vs South Africa Legends @ MCA Stadium (Pune)Match 7: March 16, 2020: Australia Legends vs West Indies Legends @ MCA Stadium (Pune)Match 8: March 17, 2020: West Indies Legends vs Sri Lanka Legends @ MCA Stadium (Pune)Match 9: March 19, 2020: Australia Legends vs South Africa Legends @ DY Patil (Navi Mumbai)Match 10: March 20, 2020: India Legends vs Australia Legends @ MCA Stadium (Pune)Match 11: March 22, 2020: FINAL @ Brabourne Stadium (CCI, Mumbai)When will the matches start and which are the channels?All matches will start at 7:00 PM IST and will be broadcast live on COLORS Cineplex and COLORS Kannada Cinema along with VOOT and Jio, which are the digital partners.Where can one book the tickets?Match tickets will be broadcasted exclusively on BookMyShow from Friday (February 14) at 6:00 PM onwards. Ticket prices range from Rs. 50 to Rs. 500, giving fans the opportunity to see their favorite players and teams play. Part of the ticket sales revenue will be used to raise awareness about road safety in the country.Read More: The Road Safety World Series 2020 | Cricket Tournament for road safety awareness