Masters Cricket Carnival
Masters’ Cricket Carnival – Bangladesh (MCC-Bangladesh) is an initiative of former national cricketers of Bangladesh. Every year, the tournament will take place in different cities of Bangladesh contested by former national & first class cricketers of Bangladesh. With the support of Bangladesh Cricket Board, Imago Sports Management organized the first ever franchise based Master Cricket Tournament in Bangladesh. The tournament featured more than 100 former cricketers that included 10 former captains. The players were divided in six teams: Expo All Stars, Confidence Group Dhaka Metro, JB Group Dhaka Division, Gemcon Khulna and Renaissance Rajshahi. A player’s draft event was organized where the teams picked the players of their choices. The group stage of the tournament was held from September 28 to October 2, 2016 in Coxs Baxzar at Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium and the final was held at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur. Gemcon Khulna Masters beat Expo All stars in the final to clinch the first Masters Cricket Carnival Trophy. Along with the title sponsor Walton and Powered by Sponsor Heidelberg Cement Bangladesh, reputed companies like Fresh Water, Acme and Fu-Wand Foods were official partners of the tournament. Channel i, one of the leading channels of Bangladesh was the official broadcast partner. Imago Sports Management holds the sole right for Masters Cricket Carnival.