The world of T20 cricket is opening its doors to another exhilarating tournament. The European nations of Scotland, Ireland and Netherlands are welcoming three weeks of cricketing festivities with the Euro T20 Slam scheduled to take place from 30 August to 22 September later this year.
A fantastic initiative to popularize the sport in this region, the Euro T20 Slam authorities have signed up cricket’s greatest entertainer Shahid Afridi as the icon player. Afridi will joining the likes of Brendon McCullum, Rashid Khan and Shane Watson among the prestigious list of icon players.
Other cricketers given the marquee status include Babar Azam, Chris Lynn, Luke Ronchi and JP Duminy. Cricket of the highest quality is expected in the Euro T20 Slam, given the number of T20 stars in line for a piece of the action.