It was an exciting inaugural edition of Major League Cricket (MLC). The step to make cricket popular in America paid off as the league was a massive success as people came in huge numbers to support the teams and also some big names were part of the league. Mumbai Indians New York stamped their authority in the first season as they won the title but overall the brand of cricket that was played gave immense entertainment to fans all across the globe, especially in the USA.
2 Indian Players who failed in the Major League Cricket 2023
Quite a few Indian-origin players were part of the Major League Cricket 2023. They were part of the tournament as the local players after they shifted bases to the USA few years ago to be part of the national team. It was expected that would make a vital contribution but this wasn’t the case as most of them failed in the tournament and in this piece, we take a look at 2 Indian Players who failed in the Major League Cricket 2023
Unmukt Chand is one of the Indian-origin players who failed in the Major League Cricket 2023. The opening batter played for Los Angeles Knight Riders and many expected a lot from him but in what was an utter disaster for him he failed miserably. In the four games, he scored just 48 runs at an average of less than 20 and a strike rate below 100. Chand was one of the most talented guys going around in Indian cricket. He led India to the U19 win and after playing for a few years in the domestic circuit he moved to the USA.
Sarabjit Ladda was among the 2 Indian Players who failed in the Major League Cricket 2023. He was the part of winning team Mumbai Indians New York and played just one game for them. But his performance wasn’t great which saw him getting dropped from the team. He bowled three overs in the game and conceded 42 runs picking just a wicket. His outing didn’t impress team and then he was dropped.