Famed Pakistani cricket presenter, Zainab Abbas, will be a part of the broadcast team of Sky Sports for the upcoming inaugural edition of The Hundred.
Zainab will be a part of the star-studded broadcast team, which includes the likes of the former English all-rounder, Andrew Flintoff, the two-time T20 World Cup-winning captain, Darren Sammy, and the famous English bowler, Stuart Broad.
With the first edition of ‘The Hundred’ just a hundred days away, Sky Sports announced the star-studded panel across various social media platforms.
The broadcast team will also include the legends Wasim Akram and Kumar Sangakkara, along with the regulars, Mike Atherton, Nasser Hussain, Rob Key, David Lloyd, Mark Butcher, and Ebony Rainford-Brent. The former English middle-order batsman, Kevin Pietersen, and former Indian wicket-keeper, Dinesh Kartik, are also a part of the broadcasting team.
Zainab Abbas tweeted that she is thrilled and looking forward to working with Sky Sports throughout the summer.
Thrilled to share that I will be making my debut for @SkyCricket @SkySports this summer while working on the England vs Pakistan series followed by presenting at the all new exciting tournament @thehundred – looking forward to working with a great team. https://t.co/tyILGfoOrH pic.twitter.com/XTWI8xHdHV
— zainab abbas (@ZAbbasOfficial) April 12, 2021
Sky Sports is one of the biggest sports channels in the world and is famous for presenting sports such as Cricket, Football, and Tennis with informative, fun, and knowledgeable segments along with the use of the latest technology.
England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) are hoping that a new-look and fresh presenting team including Zainab Abbas, Andrew Flintoff, Kass Naidoo, and Jacqueline Shephard will appeal to the masses and help garner the interest of millions of fans across the world.