The Road Safety World Series 2021 [ RSWS ] marks the second edition of the T20 cricket tournament that features a host of retired international stars – here’s the complete schedule and match fixtures list.
The tournament, which aims to create awareness for road safety in India, will resume this year after the 2020 edition was suspended following the Covid-19 pandemic. The six teams participating are India Legends, Sri Lanka Legends, South Africa Legends, England Legends, Bangladesh Legends and West Indies Legends.
With just four games played last year, the 2021 edition will feature the remainder of the matches in the newly-designed stadium in Raipur, India. The stadium, which can fill up to 65,000 spectators, will be open attendance of up to 50 per cent.
The Australia Legends team, led by Brett Lee last time, have pulled out of the tournament this year and will be replaced by teams from England and Bangladesh.
A list of international greats, including Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara and Kevin Pietersen, among several others, are set to participate in the six-team tournament that will run from March 5 to 21. The opening match will be between India and Bangladesh.
Each team will play three matches before the top four teams progress into the semi-finals.
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Full schedule and list of fixtures for Road Safety World Series 2021
All matches start at 7pm IST
March 5, India Legends v Bangladesh Legends
March 6, Sri Lanka Legends v West Indies Legends
March 7, England Legends v Bangladesh Legends
March 8, South Africa Legends v Sri Lanka Legends
March 9, India Legends v England Legends
March 10, Bangladesh Legends v Sri Lanka Legends
March 11, England Legends v South Africa Legends
March 12, Bangladesh Legends v West Indies Legends
March 13, India Legends v South Africa Legends
March 14, Sri Lanka Legends v England Legends
March 15, South Africa Legends v Bangladesh Legends
March 16, England Legends v West Indies Legends
March 17, Semifinal 1
March 18, Semifinal 2
March 21, Final