New Delhi. The first franchise T20 league Major League Cricket has started in America. 6 teams are participating in it and it started from 13th July. With the start of T20 league in America, more competition will be seen in the T20 league to be held around the world. In America, 3 IPL teams MI New York (Mumbai Indians), Texas Super Kings (Chennai Super Kings) and Los Angeles Knight Riders (Kolkata Knight Riders) are also participating. Veterans like Kieron Pollard, Sunil Narine to Rashid Khan are playing in it.
Reliance Foundation Chairperson Nita Ambani believes that the popularity of cricket is increasing even in a country like America, where basketball, American football, baseball and other sports have dominated. He believes that with the arrival of MLC, the interest in cricket will increase further. Talking to news agency ANI, Nita Ambani said that people’s interest in cricket is increasing in America. PM Narendra Modi also talked about this in the White House. So many people have invested in these teams. I am sure its popularity will increase.
#WATCH , New York: There are six cricket teams here (in Major League Cricket in US). As we speak, Mumbai Indians (NY) is playing against Texas Super Kings. Our PM at the White House also spoke about cricket, so many people here have invested in these six cricket teams that this… pic.twitter.com/ih4jGaSQ2S
— ANI (@ANI) July 19, 2023
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 19, 2023, 13:11 IST