Star-studded commentary panel for IPL-13

The IPL 2020 is all set to start as defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) launch their title defence with seasoned favourites Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Abu Dhabi on Saturday, September 19th at 7.30 pm.

By   |  Published: 17th Sep 2020  7:52 pm

Hyderabad: Star Sports, the official broadcaster of the IPL 2020, have unveiled a star-studded commentary panel that includes some of the finest and most reputed cricket experts across the world to offer detailed match analysis and insights to its viewers. The IPL 2020 is all set to start as defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) launch their title defence with seasoned favourites Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Abu Dhabi on Saturday, September 19th at 7.30 pm.

Former South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy will make his debut as commentator.

Duminy spoke on making his debut as a commentator for the IPL, “The IPL has always been considered as the pinnacle of cricket leagues where the stars of the game converge on the biggest platform of them all! I am really thrilled to be making my debut as a commentator for the IPL and I hope my experience and insights will empower viewers and fans to analyse, understand and most importantly, enjoy the games together.”

Star Sports expert Sunil Gavaskar expressed his joy on being part of the commentary panel for the IPL, “It’s an absolute delight to welcome back Indian cricket with the Dream11 IPL and I hope this tournament can infuse positive energy into the lives of millions of people. I am thrilled to be part of the commentary panel for one of the most electrifying cricket leagues, and I can’t wait to join the excitement along with the fans and viewers.

With the commitment to engage fans across the country, Star Sports will broadcast the league in six different languages, targeting an unparalleled reach across TV and digital platforms.

Here is the list of commentators & presenters.

WORLD FEED: Harsha Bhogle, Simon Doull, Ian Bishop, Michael Slater, Danny Morrison, Deep Dasgupta, Rohan Gavaskar, Pommie Mbangwa, Darren Ganga, L Sivaramakrishnan, Murali Kartik, Sunil Gavaskar, Kevin Pietersen, Anjum Chopra, Lisa Sthalekar, Mark Nicholas, Kumar Sangakkara and JP Duminy

HINDI: Aakash Chopra, Irfan Pathan, Gautam Gambhir, Ashish Nehra, Nikhil Chopra, Sandeep Patil, Sanjay Bangar, Ajit Agarkar and Kiran More.