CRICKET COMPETITION 'THE HUNDRED' COMES TO BBC TV

Brand new cricket competition The Hundred launches on the BBC this summer with extensive coverage across TV, radio and online.



2009 World Cup winner Isa Guha will lead all the live action for fans watching at home. Joining her will be BBC Cricket's lead analyst and England Ashes-winning captain Michael Vaughan, former England spinner Phil Tufnell, England Captain Heather Knight and T20 World Cup hero Carlos Brathwaite.


On the ground gathering fan reaction will be the dynamic duo of roving reporters; Chris Hughes and Vick Hope who will both get straight to the heart of the action at each of the live BBC Two and BBC iPlayer games.


During the three hour TV shows will be features from the Tailenders trio; Greg James, Jimmy Anderson and Felix White. They’ll guide viewers through the new competition in their unique way while undertaking some fun challenges along the way.


Each show will also see a local special guest from the world of music and entertainment. As fans of the competition and even bigger advocates of their home cities, look out for these well-known faces who will champion their home team.