Although the destiny of T20 World Cup hangs in stability, based on a report in Mumbai Mirror, the BCCI has already began planning for the IPL. If the stories are to be believed, the mega occasion will happen from September 26 to November 8.
After all the dates are topic to alter relying on the destiny of the proposed World Cup as properly. Whereas there are stories surfacing that the BCCI may maintain the IPL in another nation, now it’s rising that the event may be carried out in India itself. Although most of matches will solely be restricted to Southern cities of Bengaluru and Chennai, because of the monsoon.
The motion may additionally transfer to Mumbai within the second half of the event, if the Covid-19 state of affairs improves within the metropolis.
Until now the IPL groups haven’t been knowledgeable about this choice, however the report additional means that casual communication with the groups is going down. Not less than a few franchises have given the nod for this.
However the BCCI has one other downside in hand. There’s a scheduled Asia Cup in the identical window, and different main boards just like the PCB and SLC won’t agree for the cancellation of the event.
Earlier PCB had stated that they may object to any change within the schedule of Asia Cup to accommodate the currently-suspended Indian Premier League (IPL).
“Our stance is completely clear, the Asia Cup is about for September and the one motive it shouldn’t happen is sustained well being questions of safety. We won’t settle for that the Asia Cup is moved to accommodate the IPL,” Wasim Khan had stated on GTV Information Channel.