The suspense is over. The star cast is named. The dates have been announced. And the “Gods of Cricket will play on American soil for the first time”.
Players signed up Sachin Tendulkar (India) Shane Warne (Australia) Sourav Ganguly (India) VVS Laxman (India) Ajit Agarkar (India) Shaun Pollock (South Africa) Jacques Kallis (South Africa) Lance Klusener (South Africa) Jonty Rhodes (South Africa) Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka) Kumar Sangakkara (Sri Lanka) Muttaiah Muralitharan (Sri Lanka) Matthew Hayden (Australia) Graeme Swann (England) Courtney Walsh (West Indies) Allan Donald (South Africa) Brian Lara (West Indies) Curtly Ambrose (West Indies) Carl Hooper (West Indies) Daniel Vettori (New Zealand) Ricky Ponting (Australia) Brad Haddin (Australia) Glenn McGrath (Australia) Michael Vaughan (England) Wasim Akram (Pakistan) Moin Khan (Pakistan) Shoaib Akhtar (Pakistan) Saqlain Mushtaq (Pakistan) Virender Sehwag (India) Sameer Dighe (India)