Mumbai: Star Sports brings back the second edition of the #SelectDugoutDebate between Team Deano and Team Scotty on the eve of the toughest T20 finals to predict the winner of VIVO IPL 2019.
The Presidential style debate will be moderated by Rajdeep Sardesai, Consulting Editor, India Today Group and the author of Democracy’s XI: The Great Indian Cricket Story.
The experts of the game will put their minds together to predict the winner of the biggest final VIVO IPL has ever witnessed, so all eyes on the experts to see their prediction. The one-hour #SelectDugoutDebate will be a simulcast-on Star Sports Select 1 SD/ HD, Star Sports 2, India Today TV and Hotstar from 6 p.m. onwards on Saturday, 11th May 2019.
The debate titled ‘Who will win world’s toughest T20 cricket tournament?’ and moderated by Rajdeep Sardesai will have #SelectDugout experts – Dean Jones, Scott Styris, Brett Lee, Brendon McCullum, Anil Kumble to make up the two teams. There is a familiar face who will return to the #SelectDugout which will be revealed on air! Fans can tune in to find out who that is?
Rajdeep Sardesai Tweeted on #TheDugoutDebate:
Delighted to have been invited to moderate the biggest T 20 final debate this weekend.. will be donning a new avatar as host of the #SelectDugout debate! there is a life beyond elections! Don’t miss it Saturday 6 Pm: simulcast: @StarSportsIndia @IndiaToday and @hotstartweets pic.twitter.com/wWKoLlHTdm
— Citizen/नागरिक/Dost Rajdeep (@sardesairajdeep) May 7, 2019
The debate follows a unique T20 format, with three segments: Powerplay, Mid-over and Deathovers and each of these modern greats and legends will speak for ‘their finalist team’ to score points.
Building on the season long camaraderie, the two captains have begun sledging each other.
Last year Team Deano (Team SRH) debated Team Scotty (Team CSK) with Deano’s team winning 26-25.This season, MI have made it to the finals in a bid to win the trophy for the 4th time, so, all eyes on Delhi Capitals vs Chennai SuperKings, and who will represent which team amongst the experts.
The one hour show will be a simulcast on Star Sports Select 1 SD/ HD, Star Sports 2, India Today and Hotstar from 6 p.m. onwards on Saturday,May 11th, 2019.
Star Sports Select Dugout is a bespoke experience for VIVO IPL bringing the best of cricket from an assorted line up of recognized experts.