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Mumbai Indians to own team in UAE's T20 league

November 24, 2021 23:27 IST

IMAGE: Mumbai Indians owner Nita Ambani. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Reliance Industries Limited, which owns IPL side Mumbai Indians, is set to acquire a new franchise in the Emirates Cricket Board's upcoming UAE T20 League.

 

"The move is the first major overseas expansion of Reliance Industries' cricket operations in the global franchise-based eagues," according to a release.

Nita Ambani, co-owner of Mumbai Indians said, "I look forward to strengthening and further expanding our global fanbase, and having a longer engagement with them through this new League."

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