Guptill who is the first Kiwi cricketer to have scored a first double century in ODI format. Martin Guptill New Zealand opening batsman have to turn out to be the latest international stars to confirm sign up for the new Euro T20 Slam that starts in August, organizers announced. His world cup cricket history especially in 2015 cricket world cup he played wonderfully.
Guptill will join his former captain Brendon McCullum, Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi Boom Boom, England one-day skipper Eoin Morgan, Australia’s Shane Watson and Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan as an “icon player”.
The three-week Euro T20 Slam will have six franchises, two each based in Ireland, Netherlands, and Scotland, and the three countries will be jointly hosting the tournament.
3 countries that missed out on qualifying for the 2019 World Cup in Wales and England after featuring in prior editions of the 50-over attraction. The Euro T20 is a Twenty20 fight that will feature six city franchises based in Ireland, Scotland and the Netherlands and
World’s first continent based T20 cricket league – Euro T20 Slam has recruited New Zealand’s opening batsman Martin Guptill as one of the icon players now.
“All the content is creating a lot of hype and I am really lucky to be a part of the league this year.”
“I am really excited to be a part of the inaugural Euro T20 Slam,” said Guptill, set to feature in a World Cup pool match against England on Wednesday, with the winners guaranteed a place in the semi-finals.
Mr. Gurmeet Singh, GS Holding Inc, promoter of the league said,
“We are delighted to sign up Martin Guptill as icon players of our league. It’s going to be a mega-spectacle with world’s top international stars playing in the league.”
The aim is to give local talent a chance to shine alongside established global stars, a mix that has proved popular in the hugely successful Indian Premier League and other T20 competitions.
The Euro T20 Slam teams will play each other in a series of 33 matches, with fixtures taking place in Dublin, Edinburgh, and Amsterdam.
The new T20 league is set to take place in Ireland, Scotland and Netherland from 30th August – 22nd September 2019.
Guptill as Icon player of Euro T20 Slam Now