It will be Delhi Dare Devils in IPL

February 19th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by admin  

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The national capital’s Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket team will be known as Delhi Dare Devils, the team’s franchise GMR Holdings announced here Tuesday. The name was chosen through an SMS poll and 67 percent of the respondents opted for this name.

GMR Group has also said that they are all set for the Wednesday’s players’ auction where a total of 80 cricketers are up for sale for the first time in the history of cricket.

The team franchise informed that they have requested the governing council of the IPL to include local boy Virender Sehwag in the elite list of ‘icon players’, to pave the way for the Nawab of Najafgarh to lead his home team and also to avoid bidding in his case.

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