The DP World ILT20 Season 2 is about to hit Dubai this February, and boy, is it going to be a spectacle! For those of you who are uninitiated, allow me to tell you what DP World ILT20 is all about. It is a prominent T20 cricket tournament which stands out as one of the most-awaited cricket leagues in the region, featuring star-studded line-ups of international and local players. This DP World ILT20 Season 2 will bring together more than 100 international and 24 UAE players, including cricket legends like David Warner, Andre Russell, and many others. Now that you are well situated with the idea, let me tell you 3 reasons why you should be excited for it’s commencement this February!
1. Global Village Fan Activation (7 to 14 January):
Global Village just got that much more exciting! From record breaking sculptures, to pavilions lined with the best street food eateries and unmatched shopping, it has all your favourite things in one place. And now until Sunday, January 14th, you have the chance to engage in thrilling games to win match tickets and exclusive DP World ILT20 merchandise! Talk about lighting two candles with one flame, you can enjoy a fun-packed day at Global Village all while knowing you might walk home with tickets to watch the tournament of the year!
2. Fan Carnivals On Weekends (Starting 19 January):
And starting from Friday, January 19, weekends during the DP World ILT20 Season 2 will turn into Fan Carnivals (until Saturday, February 17th). Expect a fantastic experience with various engaging activities. It’s even perfect for a sweet valentines day weekend date – treat your cricket loving partner to a day that’s all about cricket fun. Legendary players like David Willey, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, and others will be part of these tournaments, ensuring an electrifying atmosphere for all spectators. Don’t miss out on the chance to witness cricket greatness unfold during these weekends.
3. Activation Zones – Get The Chance To Meet Your Favourite Players! (Ongoing):
And this may be the most exciting reason of them all – Virgin, the ticketing partner, is setting up activation zones in multiple outlets at Dubai Mall, Mall of Emirates, Zahia Mall in Sharjah, and Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi. These iconic malls will host events featuring trophy displays, Meet & Greet sessions with Super Legends and players, influencer and RJ promotions, lucky draws, merchandise giveaways, and in-store displays across all 14 Virgin Megastores. It’s a cricket celebration right in the heart of these popular shopping destinations.
Mark your calendars and gear up for a cricket extravaganza like never before! The DP World ILT20 Season 2 is set to deliver unforgettable moments and thrilling matches starting February 2nd till the 17th. Get ready to be part of the action!
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