Two former international captains Stephen Fleming and Mahela Jayawardene will make debut in a new avatar for the Asia Cup 2018.
Star Sports’ Select Dugout commentary panel for the Unimoni Asia Cup 2018 will have two debutants. The Star Sports Select Dugout illustrious line-up of cricket experts will have two debutants – former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming and Sri Lankan stalwart Mahela Jayawardene, who holds the Asia Cup record for maximum 15 catches.
Riding on the wave of popularity that the #SelectDugout received during its launch in the VIVO IPL 2018, the experts now are ready to change the way ODI commentary is brought to the fans with audio and visual analysis focused on the key aspects of the matches throughout the tournament.
Speaking about his commentary debut on the #SelectDugout panel for the Unimoni Asia Cup 2018, Mahela Jayawardene said, “I had the opportunity to experience the commentary on Select Dugout during the VIVO IPL 2018 and I was truly amazed by the way it was reimagined to keep the fans ahead of the game. Cricket is evolving and the Select Dugout is at the forefront of changing the way commentary is consumed.
He further added, “I am excited to make my debut on the Select Dugout panel and I am looking forward to team up with some of the legends of the game such as Stephen Fleming, Anil Kumble, Dean Jones, Scott Styris, Zaheer Khan and others to bring the best of action and neighbourhood banter.”
Fans will be able to enjoy the Select Dugout with experts like Stephen Fleming, Mahela Jayawardena, Dean Jones, Brett Lee, Scott Styris, Mike Hesson, Zaheer Khan, Anil Kumble, VVS Laxman and Graeme Smith.
In addition to the Select Dugout, World Feed and Hindi Feed will keep fans actively engaged throughout the Unimoni Asia Cup 2018 as fans get the option to choose how they want to enjoy their cricket.
Fans can catch the Select Dugout on Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD and Hotstar.