T10 League 2021-22: Yusuf Pathan signs for Maratha Arabians
Sat, 6 Nov 2021
T10 League 2021-22: The shorter format of cricket is rapidly growing around the world. Moreover, it also attracts various associate nations and resulting in the growth of cricket in overall terms.
However, the fever of t20 cricket is hitting new heights in recent times. It’s is primarily due to the recently concluded IPL season. The Indian Premier League was recently played in the UAE in terms for the second phase.
However, after the conclusion of the IPL, the t20 World Cup had begun. The coveted ICC tournament is currently taking place in the UAE for a similar reason as the IPL. However, various top teams like West Indies and India are struggling for form.
However, the T10 league is also set to begin in the UAE. The tournament has a unique format where only 10 overs are given for each team. Moreover, it has a further shorter format compared to the t20 cricket.
There are seven teams that will face off against each other in the Abu Dhabi Stadium. However, the t10 league has also seen a massive rise in popularity due to the success of its latest edition.
It has been confirmed that Yusuf Pathan will join Maratha Arabians in the t10 league. Moreover, the former Indian cricketer recently announced signing for the Maratha Arabians team.
Yusuf Pathan recently went on to announce his retirement from international and domestic cricket. The Baroda based player was constantly doing well for KKR in IPL. But he could not land a national call despite doing good.
On his retirement announcement, he said, “I always felt proud representing India. And I would like to thank my national, domestic, IPL teammates, coaches, support staff, and my well-wishers. I am officially announcing my retirement from all forms of the game. I will continue to entertain you all in the new chapter of my life.”
It will be interesting to witness the presence of the six-hitting machine in the t10 league. Moreover, Yusuf Pathan is also expected to do well in the unique league as it suits his style of play.