Hyderabad Cricket Affiliation president Mohammad Azharuddin says he had made all efforts to get IPL matches to Hyderabad. He had had parleys with BCCI prime brass earlier than the schedule was finalised, Azharuddin stated at a media interplay right here on Tuesday.
Nonetheless, Hyderabad won’t be internet hosting any of the 2021 IPL matches.
“Being Azhar doesn’t imply I can weave magic. There are specific points the Board and the IPL Governing Council took into consideration earlier than finalising the IPL schedule,” he stated.
“I did take up the problem with the Board once more after it grew to become clear we might not be internet hosting any video games,” he stated on the Gymkhana Floor, the place he addressed the media alongwith different Apex Council members Naresh Sharma, John Manoj, R. Vijayanand and Surender Agarwal.
“I don’t know the official causes for Hyderabad not internet hosting video games. The Board ought to know. However, I really feel the Metropolis can nonetheless host some matches in its place venue if any points crop up,” he stated.
Azharudding thanked the State Authorities and IT and Municipal Administration Minister Okay.T. Rama Rao for assuring full help.
He additionally took a dig at former gamers, holding numerous posts within the HCA and the BCCI, for criticising the affiliation. Particularly because the incumbent dispensation was clearing up all monetary dues and fines. However for his or her efforts, the HCA would have been shut down, he stated.
Azharuddin hoped the following HCA annual normal assembly on March 28 would put a closure to all pending points like appointments to key posts, together with COA, Cricket Advisory Committee and choice panels.