The 2nd edition of the Emirates D10 tournament will get underway from 24th March 2021. The tournament will be a 13-day affair and will conclude on 5th April 2021. The Emirates D10 league, powered by Sky247.net will feature 6 teams.
The 6 teams that will take part in this tournament are ECB Blues, Dubai, Fujairah, Sharjah, Ajman and Abu Dhabi. The final is slated to be played on 5th April 2021. There will also be two rest days in the middle of the tournament, on 28th March and 1st April.
The first match of the tournament will be played between the defending champions ECB Blues and Dubai. Women’s cricket will also be in the spotlight, as an exhibition match has been planned on 5th April 2021. A total of 30 league stage matches will be played, and all the 6 teams will face each other twice in the tournament.
The Vice Chairman of the Emirates Cricket Board, Khalid Al Zarooni was very happy to announce Emirates’ partnership for the second edition of the tournament, and stated that he is excited that even women will take part in the league.
“On behalf of the Board I am very happy to announce the second edition of our Domestic 10-over tournament, the Emirates D10, and we are extremely excited to bring our talented women’s players into our flagship tournament,” said the Vice-Chairman of the Emirates Cricket Board.
Fancode will live stream the tournament in India. The powered by sponsors of the league are Sky247.net. Sky247.net is a news portal for various sports and is one of the most flourishing sports websites in the world. Sky247.net had earlier partnered with the Abu Dhabi T10 league as well.
The last season of the Emirates D10 league was won by the ECB Blues. The Blues beat the Fujariah Pacific side in the summit clash by 6 wickets to win the tournament.
Here’s the schedule of the tournament: