Cricket South Africa to launch the new #T20 Global Destination League in 2017
Cricket South Africa (CSA) today announced the launch of its new franchise-based #T20 Global League. The newly launched #T20 Global League will debut in the last quarter of 2017 with 8 participating teams.
A tender was issued worldwide today. The deadline for ‘Expressions of Interest’ is 17h00 Central African Time (GMT+2) on Friday, 03 March 2017.
The process of applying to own and operate a team through a franchise licensing agreement will include the following key stages in the selection process:
- Submission of an Expression of Interest
- Submission of formal bids
- Evaluation of qualifying bids received
- Announcement of the successful team owners
The announcement of the global tender for the new #T20 Global League comes after the CSA President, Chris Nenzani, and Chief Executive, Haroon Lorgat, informed the ICC and Member nations attending the ICC meetings in Dubai this week.