Sachin Tendulkar, Shane Warne to captain MCC, Rest of the World in 200th anniversary of Lord's

The MCC XI will also include Sachin Tendulkar's former India team-mate Rahul Dravid, returning to the scene where he scored 95 on his Test debut, against England in 1996 -- a match where fellow India debutant Sourav Ganguly made a hundred.

updated: February 06, 2014 11:58 IST
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English cricket fans are set to get one more chance to see Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne in action at Lord's after the pair were confirmed Wednesday as captains for a match marking the ground's 200th anniversary. (Read: Sachin Tendulkar's CV that got him the Bharat Ratna)

Recently retired India batting star Tendulkar will lead Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), the owners of the north-west London venue, and former Australia leg-spinner Warne the Rest of the World in a 50-overs per side match at the 'home of cricket' on July 5. (Read: Will continue to bat for India, says Sachin after receiving Bharat Ratna)

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