TEN expands Big Bash commentary team
Andrew Symonds, Darren Lehmann and NZ's Brendon McCullum join commentary team.
Cricketing greats Andrew Symonds, Darren Lehmann and New Zealand’s Brendon McCullum will join TEN’s Big Bash League commentary team.
The three will join Adam Gilchrist, Ricky Ponting, Mark Waugh Damien Fleming and Roz Kelly this December.
Network Ten Executive, Big Bash, David Barham, said: “The addition of Symonds, Lehmann and McCullum to Network TEN’s commentary team ensures that our coverage of the KFC Big Bash League will continue to be a first-class television experience for fans of all ages.
“Network TEN has the most exciting and contemporary cricket commentary team. To have the current Australian coach in the commentary box for the KFC Big Bash League is unprecedented for fans around the country and something that we are very much looking forward to.”
Adam Gilchrist, Ricky Ponting, Mark Waugh and Damien Fleming have all re-signed until the end of the 2017-18 season.
“We cannot wait for the 2016-17 KFC Big Bash League season to start. With some big player movements and international signings, this year will see the best line-up of on-field talent ever assembled. Fans are in for a treat come December,” Barham said.
Big Bash League will return on 20 December.