Thousands of cricket fans will be screaming “Yuvi! Yuvi” at the Dubai International Stadium this Friday, 31st January because Yuvraj Singh is joining the ‘Expo 2020 Cricket Final’ as a mentor!
Yuvraj Singh in Dubai this Friday
Every year, hundreds of workers at the Expo 2020 square off for a high-energy cricket tournament, and to mark this edition’s grand finale, they’re bringing Yuvraj Singh and Shahid Afridi to coach and mentor the finalists. The duo will be descending on the Dubai International Stadium this Friday, 31st January and there’ll be fan interaction and loads of entertainment in the closing ceremony.
Check out the iconic moment Yuvi hit six sixes in an over during the inaugral T20 World Cup:
Huge entertainment line-up
Gates open from 3 pm onwards with an opening ceremony, raffle draw and celebrity appearances, followed the finals and the closing ceremony. With more than 10,000 tickets issued, it’s highly recommended to arrive early at the stadium to avoid traffic.
Cricket tournament in line with Expo 2020 strategy
Meanwhile, the purpose of the tournament falls in line with Expo 2020’s ‘Better Together’ strategy. They say:
“The tournament celebrates the hard work of everyone working to deliver the facilities and services needed to make an amazing Expo 2020 for visitors.”Expo 2020