The Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) chief Sourav Ganguly is eager on internet hosting the Indian Premier League 2021 in India.
The Board needed to host this yr’s IPL within the United Arab Emirates as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, Ganguly said that they may ‘assess the state of affairs’ and take a look at to make sure that the match — which is scheduled to be held between March and Might subsequent yr — is again in India.
“We’re very a lot attempting as a result of it’s a match for India. Folks spoke concerning the success of the IPL, I instructed all of them that it’s a must to be in India to see what IPL is to India,” Ganguly mentioned at a webinar organised by Livinguard.
Lengthy sequence towards England
Ganguly additionally mentioned that England crew – which is scheduled to tour India subsequent yr – will play a full-length sequence. “Home season will begin shortly. England is touring India (in 2021) – for 4 Checks, three ODIs and 5 T20Is. It’s quite a bit simpler having bilateral sequence, as a result of the variety of folks is way much less. When it will get to eight groups or extra, it’s tough. We are attempting to carry the IPL in India however we’ve got to evaluate the state of affairs. Many are speaking a couple of second wave, I’ve heard the numbers have gone up in Mumbai and Delhi. So, we’ve got to watch it and be certain that issues are so as,” Ganguly added.