Kanpur News: These days there is a gathering of strong players of cricket in Kanpur. Legendary players from all over the world, who are at the top of their cricketing career, are sweating in the nets at the Green Park Stadium in Kanpur these days. Because the players coming against each other in the cricket field will give a message to the people to take lessons from the road accidents happening around the world. Road Safety World Series Season 2 is starting from September 10 in Kanpur and for this, legendary cricketers like Sachin Tendulkar, Sanath Jayasuriya, Brian Lara, Tillakaratne, Dilshan, Jacob Oram, Jonty Rhodes, Shane Watson are taking their teams to Kanpur. have reached.
Matches will be played from September 10
The matches will be played from September 10 to September 15 at the Green Park Stadium in Kanpur. Through all these matches, efforts will be made to create awareness about road safety among the people. Sachin Tendulkar-led India Legends will take on Jonty Rhodes-led South Africa Legends in their opening match on 10 September. India Legends will play their second match against West Indies Legends on 14 September 2022. The second edition of Road Safety World Series Season 2 will be played from 10 September to 1 October 2022 in Kanpur, Raipur, Indore and Dehradun. Kanpur will host seven matches in the first leg of the tournament, in which Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar-led India Legends will take on Jonty Rhodes-led South Africa Legends in the opening match at the Green Park Stadium on 10 September 2022.
The first double-header of the tournament will appear on 11 September 2022. West Indies Legends, led by Brian Lara, will play Bangladesh Legends led by Shahadat Hossain in the afternoon match. In the second match, Tillakaratne Dilshan-led Sri Lanka will face Legends. Debutant New Zealand Legends, led by Ross Taylor, will enter the tournament on 12 September 2022, where their first match will be against South Africa Legends. England Legends, led by Ian Bell, will play Sri Lanka Legends the next day on 13 September 2022.
These players will be involved
India Legends includes Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Irfan Pathan, Yusuf Pathan and many other stars and they will play their second match on 14 September 2022 against West Indies while New Zealand Legends will take on Bangladesh on 15 September 2022. Ticket prices for India matches have been capped at Rs 300 and ticket prices for non-Indian matches start at Rs 150. Kanpur’s Green Park Stadium has a seating capacity of 32,000 spectators. The second edition of the RSWS featured Lance Klusener and Makhaya Antony from South Africa, Nick Crompton and Matt Prior from England, Sanath Jayasuriya and Thisara Perera from Sri Lanka, Dwayne Smith from West Indies and Darren Powell, Brett Lee, Brad Hodge, Brad Haddin, Stuart Clarke and Cameron White from Australia and Shane Bond, Craig McMillan, Kyle Mills and Jacob Oram from New Zealand have attracted superstars. For which tremendous security arrangements have been made.
RSWS is mainly played to create awareness about road safety in the country and the world. Road Safety World Series aims to bring about social change in the country and change the attitude of people towards road safety. Since cricket is the most popular sport in this country and cricketers are seen by people as god, this league is organized by the people on the roads. It will serve as an ideal platform to influence and change the mind of the people towards the behaviour. The Road Safety World Series (RSWS) is supported by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways and Ministry of Information and Technology and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India.
Will be broadcast on these platforms
Colors Cineplex, Colors Cineplex Superhit and newly launched Sports will telecast 18 matches live. While it will be digitally streaming on Voot and Jio. One person dies every four minutes in India due to road accidents. Out of every hundred people who die in the world, 30 are Indians. Every year around 1,50,000 people lose their lives and more than 4,50,000 are seriously injured in road accidents in the country.
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