Sehwag’s Arabians to take on Ganguly’s Legends in MCL opener

Former teammates Virender Sehwag and Sourav Ganguly will face-off against each other in the opening match of Masters Champions League (MCL) cricket tournament scheduled to start here on January 28.

Sourav Ganguly's Libra Legends will take on Virender Sehwag's Gemini Arabians in the opening clash.   -  PTI

Former teammates Virender Sehwag and Sourav Ganguly will face-off against each other in the opening match of Masters Champions League (MCL) cricket tournament scheduled to start here on January 28.

MCL today announced the schedule for the tournament with the grand finale scheduled to be held on February 13 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium (DICS). The tournament is set to be played in Dubai and also at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah.

The opening match will feature Libra Legends and Gemini Arabians, with the likes of Ganguly, Graeme Swann and Jacques Kallis taking on Sehwag, Kumar Sangakkara and Muttiah Muralitharan.

Full schedule

January 28: Libra Legends vs Gemini Arabians in Dubai.

January 29: Capricorn Commanders vs Leo Lions; Virgo 

Super Kings vs Sagittarius Strikers in Dubai.

January 30: Arabians vs Lions;Strikers vs Commanders in 

Dubai.

February 3: Legends vs Super Kings; Arabians vs 

Commanders in Sharjah.

February 4: Legends vs Strikers; Lions vs Super Kings in 

Sharjah.

February 5: Strikers vs Arabians; Legends vs Commanders 

in Sharjah.

February 6: Arabians vs Super Kings; Lions vs Strikers 

in Sharjah.

February 7: Super Kings vs Commanders; Legends vs Lions 

in Sharjah.

Semi-final 1: February 11 in Dubai.

Semi-final 2: February 12 in Dubai.

Final: February 13 in Dubai.