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ICC Men`s T20 World Cup: Full list of commentators announced

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:34 PM, 17 October 2021  

ICC Men`s T20 World Cup: Full list of commentators announced

ICC Men`s T20 World Cup: Full list of commentators announced

The mega event of ICC being held after five years with the match between host Oman and Papua New Guinea. The tournament begins today in Muscat with Round 1 matches and finishes with the final in Dubai on November 14. 

The commentary panel of this year's World Cup is like a star market. The ICC has also included two-star cricketers who have just retired from cricket. Where Athar Ali Khan is the only Bangladeshi.

Two-time T20 World Cup-winning captain Daren Sammy and former South Africa pacer Dale Steyn will be joining the commentary panel for the Men’s T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman. Sammy had lifted the T20 World Cup as the captain for West Indies in 2012 and 2016 editions. The duo will also be joined by former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson, who was the player of the tournament in the 2012 edition. 

Bangladesh's Athar Ali Khan is on the World Cup series panel as usual. Indian legend Sunil Gavaskar is accompanied by many others, including England legend Michael Atherton. 

At a glance, the 21-member commentary panel of the World Cup:

Athar Ali Khan, Nasser Hussain, Harsha Bhogle, Ian Bishop, Natalie Germanos, Sunil Gavaskar, Michael Atherton, Simon Doull, Russel Arnold, Anjum Chopra, Murali Kartik, Bazid Khan, Mpumelelo Mbangwa, Preston Mommsen, Danny Morrison, Mark Nicholas, Niall O’Brien and Alan Wilkins.

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