Star Sports has announced a line-up of 12 renowned cricket experts as the commentary panel for Karnataka Premier League (KPL) 2018, which began on August 15.
Since its inception, KPL, one of the oldest running domestic cricket leagues in the country, has been a perfect platform for the emerging cricketers to showcase their talent.
The panel consists of celebrated Indian and international experts such as Dean Jones, Brett Lee, Scott Styris, Mitchell Johnson, Vijay Bharadwaj, Sunil J, Fazal, Charu Sharma, A Balachandra, Sujith Somasundar and anchors Suhail Chandhok and Mayanti Langer.
For the first time ever, Australia’s bowling legend Mitchell Johnson, known for his lightning pace, has donned the commentator’s hat.
Speaking on his commentary debut for KPL 2018, Johnson said, “It is a pleasure to be a part of such a world-class panel of expert commentators for KPL 2018. It will be fun to continue sharing the commentary box with legends of the game like Brett, Scott and Dean. Our aim is to bring a continuous comprehensive coverage of the best cricketing action to fans as the tournament progresses.”
Star Sports, the official broadcaster of KPL 2018, believes in providing the best of cricket content and facilitating unmatched TV viewing experience for the cricket fans across India. The regional programming will garner more fans as they will get to witness the matches and cricket commentary in their preferred language.
Fans can watch all the KPL matches on the following channels: