Great news today with Ten retaining the commentary team that made the KFC T20 Big Bash League a ratings smash.
Adam Gilchrist , Mark Waugh and Damien Fleming have re-signed for the 2014-15 season. They will rejoin Ricky Ponting in the commentary box for the next installment of the KFC T20 Big Bash League.
Network Ten Head of Sport, David Barham, said: “The KFC T20 Big Bash League beat all our ratings targets in
2013-14 and to have Adam, Mark, Damien and Ricky back for another year is a coup for Network Ten. “You only have one chance to make a good impression and we worked hard to ensure our inaugural KFC T20 Big Bash League broadcast was a first-class television experience for viewers.
“Adam, Mark, Damien and Ricky share a great chemistry on screen. They offer fans a refreshing, sharp and entertaining approach to cricket commentary, giving the viewer interesting anecdotes and genuine insight,” “We are thrilled to have them back for another year.” he said.
Adam Gilchrist said: “I am very excited to be back for another season of the KFC T20 Big Bash League with
TEN, Mark, Damien and Ricky. “The success of the League last season shows that T20 cricket has a prominent place on the cricket calendar and is popular with cricket fans of all ages. I have no doubt that Network Ten will continue to grow the game and enhance the broadcast for fans around the country.”
The KFC T20 Big Bash League will be broadcast live on Ten from December 2014.