India Maharajas vs World Giants: An exhibition match was held between India Maharajas and World Giants as part of Legends League Cricket. BCCI specially organized this match as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations.

India Maharajas vs World Giants: An exhibition match was held between India Maharajas and World Giants as part of Legends League Cricket. BCCI specially organized this match as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations. India Maharajas won by 6 wickets in this match held at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Friday. India Maharajas reached the target of 171 runs set by the World Giants with 8 balls to spare. Tanmay Srivastava (54 off 39 balls, 8 fours, one six) and Yusuf Pathan (50 off 35 balls) excelled with half-centuries, and at the end Irfan Pathan (20 off 9 balls, 3 sixes) played a Dhanadhan innings and gave victory to the team.

The World Giants who batted earlier scored 170 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Kevin O’Brien (52) and Dinesh Ramdin (42) excelled. India Maharajas bowler Pankaj Singh took five wickets while Harbhajan Singh, Joginder Sharma and Mohammad Kaif took one wicket each. After that, India Maharajas who went into bat lost the wickets of Virender Sehwag and Parthiv Patel. But Tanmay and Pathan played brilliantly and India Maharajas got a grand victory. Pankaj Singh who won with 5 wickets was awarded the player of the match award. Meanwhile, during the innings break, the Eden Garden Stadium was brightly lit with colorful lights. Photos and videos related to this have become viral on the net.

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