On Saturday CSK announced that they are going to make a new announcement soon. IPL franchises have invested in the upcoming Major Cricket League (MCL) in the USA. Four IPL franchises Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals are going to own a team in the MLC T20 league. It is a huge CSK news.
San Francisco Unicorns, Texas, New York, Seattle Orcas, Los Angeles and Washington D.C. are the six teams competing in the tournament. The league to start from July 13, 2023. MLC had announced another IPL franchise that is Delhi Capitals which is owned by GMR Group will be on partnership with Seattle Orcas to ” build and work on a world-class cricket team”. Fans will be excited to get this CSK news.
the blockbuster CSK news
The four franchises have bought stakes in the MLC T20. Kolkata Knight Riders were the first investor in the league. KKR also bought the Los Angeles franchise. Mumbai Indians, like KKR, will be controlling the New York franchise on their own. MI have team SA20 and ILT20 titled MI Emirates and MI Cape Town.
Chennai Super Kings have gone with a local firm for the Dallas franchise in Texas. Meanwhile, Delhi Capitals will take care of the Seattle-based franchise in partner with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and others.
The fifth team in the MLC T20 2023 is San Francisco Unicorns. Bay Area will be their home ground in the league. Australia’s Cricket Victoria have partnership with San Francisco-based franchise.
Delhi Capitals have partnership with the Seattle Orcas. Also, they have set foot in as debut into this league.
Home cities for teams in MLC T20 in the USA
1) Kolkata Knight Riders – Los Angeles
2) Mumbai Indians – New York
3) San Francisco Unicorns – San Francisco
4) Chennai Super Kings – Texas
5) Delhi Capitals – Seattle