India Legends will take on new entrant Bangladesh Legends in the first match on March 5, 2021 as the Unacademey Road Safety World Series gets underway at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium in Raipur.
England Legends will open their account against Bangladesh Legends on March 7, 2021.
All the matches will start at 7:00 p.m. and will be played every day till the first semi- final on March 17, 2021 and second semi-final on March 19, 2021.
The Final will be played on Sunday, March 21, 2021.
The newly-built 65,000 capacity stadium in Raipur will be open for 50% attendance as per the SoP issued by the Central Government.
Match tickets are available on BookMyShow.com and prices will range from Rs 100 and Rs 1500 in the General Category tickets.
All matches will be Live on COLORS Cineplex, COLORS Kannada Cinema, FTA channel Rishtey Cineplex and live stream on VOOT and Jio.
An array of stars including Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Brian Lara, Tilakratne Dilshan, Muttiah Muralitharan and many more legends of six cricket playing nations — England, South Africa, Sri Lanka, West Indies, Bangladesh and host India — will be back in the field to recreate the magic of old in the annual T20 cricket tournament, organized to create awareness towards road safety in the country.
As cricket is the most followed sport in the country and cricketers are looked upon as idols, this League aims to influence and change people’s mind set towards their behaviour on the roads. The Road Safety World Series is an initiative by Road Safety Cell of Maharashtra in association with Professional Management Group (PMG) spearheaded by Little Master Sunil Gavaskar as the Commissioner of the Series and Sachin Tendulkar is the Brand Ambassador of the League. Education technology platform Unacademy is the title sponsor and Viacom18 is the broadcast partner of the league.
The first edition of the series had to be called off after four games on March 11, 2020 due to Covid-19 situation worldwide.
|Road Safety World Series 2021|
|Date||Day||Time||Team 1||Team 2|
|6-Mar||Saturday||7:00 PM||Sri Lanka||West Indies|
|8-Mar||Monday||7:00 PM||South Africa||Sri Lanka|
|10-Mar||Wednesday||7:00 PM||Bangladesh||Sri Lanka|
|11-Mar||Thursday||7:00 PM||England||South Africa|
|12-Mar||Friday||7:00 PM||Bangladesh||West Indies|
|13-Mar||Saturday||7:00 PM||India||South Africa|
|14-Mar||Sunday||7:00 PM||Sri Lanka||England|
|15-Mar||Monday||7:00 PM||South Africa||Bangladesh|
|16-Mar||Tuesday||7:00 PM||England||West Indies|
|17-Mar||Wednesday||7:00 PM||Semi Final 1|
|19-Mar||Friday||7:00 PM||Semi Final 2|