Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara to play Road Safety World Series T20 tournament in India

first_img Next Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara to play Road Safety World Series T20 tournament in IndiaSachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara will be playing in the World Series in India next year. They will be joined by former cricketers from five countries.advertisement Reuters MumbaiOctober 15, 2019UPDATED: October 15, 2019 18:08 IST Sachin Tendulkar retired from international cricket in 2013. (IANS Photo)HIGHLIGHTSSachin Tendulkar will be playing in the World Series in India next yearVirender Sehwag, Brian Lara and Brett Lee will also be part of the seriesRoad Safety World Series will begin from Feb. 2-16 across IndiaBatting greats Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara are among former cricketers who will return to the field for the Road Safety World Series in India next year.The World Series will be an annual Twenty20 tournament played between retired cricketers from five countries – Australia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, West Indies and India.India legend Tendulkar and West Indian Lara will be joined by former players including India’s Virender Sehwag, Australian Brett Lee, Sri Lankan Tillakaratne Dilshan and South Africa’s Jonty Rhodes for the tournament from Feb. 2-16 across India.Tendulkar, 46, is the world’s leading scorer in tests and one-day internationals, amassing more than 34,000 runs and 100 centuries in a 24-year career that ended in 2013.In 2008, Tendulkar surpassed Lara’s record for most test runs with the West Indies left-hander having made 11,953 in the longest format of the game before retiring from international cricket in 2007.Lara holds the record for the highest individual test score, his 400 not out against England in Antigua in 2004.Also Read | Sourav Ganguly’s nomination for BCCI president validated by electoral officerAlso Read | Sourav Ganguly set to take over as BCCI boss: The road ahead for DadaFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAnita Jatlast_img

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