Warne, Tendulkar to lead star-studded cricket tour of US

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7th October, 2015 10:20:39 printer

Warne, Tendulkar to lead star-studded cricket tour of US

Melbourne:  Cricket greats Shane Warne of Australia and Sachin Tendulkar of India will captain opposing teams of former star players in a three-match exhibition tour of the United States next month.

 

The Cricket All Stars tour will feature short-format Twenty20 matches in New York, Houston and Los Angeles starting Nov. 7 at Citi Field, home to Major League Baseball's New York Mets.

 

Also playing on the tour are former test captains Ricky Ponting of Australia, the West Indies' Brian Lara, Wasim Akram of Pakistan and England's Michael Vaughan, as well as South African Jonty Rhodes and cricket's record wicket-taker Muttiah Muralitharan of Sri Lanka.

 

The other games of the tour will be played at the Houston's Minute Maid Park on Nov. 11 and Dodger Stadium on Nov. 14.


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