Days after his arrival in UAE, the venue for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), former India skipper and current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly paid a visit to the famous Sharjah stadium.

Shane Warne was revealed as the brand ambassador of Rajasthan Royals for the second year in a row. For the upcoming edition, Shane will also add the role of Team Mentor to his duties for the season.

Kolkata Knight Riders have roped in Ali Khan from the USA as a replacement for seamer Harry Gurney. 29-year-old Khan will be the first player from the USA to feature in the IPL.

Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli is happy with the fitness level of his team members, saying “everyone is looking in great shape” ahead of the IPL.

Composer Pranav Ajayrao Malpe said it is his original work and he even has a certificate from Music Composers Association of India (MCAI).

Deepak Chahar will start training from Friday, having got the necessary BCCI clearance following his recovery from COVID-19.

Steve Smith has rated his great Indian rival, Virat Kohli, as the best ODI batsman in world cricket currently. The two batsmen, who will face off in the upcoming IPL.

Chahar returned a second negative test for coronavirus, paving way for his return to team bubble in the UAE, where IPL starts September 19.