The Bihar Cricket League 2021 (BCLT20) began on March 20.
The competition, which was inaugurated by Bihar governor Phagu Chauhan and the legendary Kapil Dev, will be played from March 20 to March 26 at the Urja Stadium in Patna. It will be run in a format similar to the Indian T20 League.
All 11 BCLT20 matches - eight league games, two semi-finals and the final - will be held at the same venue.
The Bihar Cricket League features five teams - Angika Avengers, Bhagalpur Bulls, Darbhanga Diamonds, Gaya Gladiators and Patna Pilots.
Former cricketers - Sanath Jayasuriya, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Danny Morrison, RP Singh and Venkatesh Prasad - have joined the private cricket league as team mentors.
Bihar Cricket League 2021 schedule, fixtures and live India match times
All timings are in Indian Standard Time (IST)
|Date and Day||Match||Time (IST)||Venue|
|Saturday, March 20||Angika Avengers vs Patna Pilots||2:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Saturday, March 20||Darbhanga Diamonds vs Bhagalpur Bulls||6:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Sunday, March 21||Gaya Gladiators vs Bhagalpur Bulls||2:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Sunday, March 21||Angika Avengers vs Darbhanga Diamonds||6:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Monday, March 22||Gaya Gladiators vs Darbhanga Diamonds||2:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Monday, March 22||Patna Pilots vs Bhagalpur Bulls||6:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Tuesday, March 23||Patna Pilots vs Darbhanga Diamonds||2:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Tuesday, March 23||Gaya Gladiators vs Angika Avengers||6:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Wednesday, March 24||Bhagalpur Bulls vs Angika Avengers||2:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Wednesday, March 24||Patna Pilots vs Gaya Gladiators||6:00 PM IST||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Thursday, March 25||Semi-final 1||TBD||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Thursday, March 25||Semi-final 2||TBD||Urja Stadium, Patna|
|Friday, March 26||Final||TBD||Urja Stadium, Patna|
Where to watch Bihar Cricket League 2021 live in India?
The Bihar Cricket League 2021 will be telecast live on the Eurosport and Eurosport HD TV channels in India.
Live streaming of the BCLT20 is not available.
Feature image courtesy: Twitter / PatnaPilots