The Indian Premier League (IPL) is all set to take the middle stage within the cricketing world within the coming months. The mini-auction of the 2021 season passed off on February 18 in Chennai. There’s nonetheless no affirmation concerning whether or not India will host the cash-rich league this season or not.
In current developments, BCCI is pondering of internet hosting the IPL 2021 in Mumbai and Ahmedabad. The 4 stadiums of Mumbai are prone to host the group stage matches whereas refurbished Sardar Patel stadium in Motera to host the play-offs and the ultimate. The T20 league is predicted to begin both in mid-April or second week of April.
“In the mean time there are discussions to host the league matches in 4 stadia in Mumbai — Brabourne Stadium, Wankhede Stadium, DY Patil Stadium and the Reliance Cricket Stadium. The play-offs are anticipated to be held within the refurbished Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera,” an official within the know of issues advised information company IANS.
“Nonetheless, that is but to be made official. The event is prone to be hosted both in mid-April or second week of April,” he added.
BCCI not too long ago hosted the home T20 event – Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy behind closed doorways in India, whereas at the moment Vijay Hazare Trophy is happening within the nation. With the 2 tournaments’ easy internet hosting BCCI is the opportunity of internet hosting the cash-rich T20 event in India this time after the 2020 version was moved to the United Arab Emirates attributable to Covid-19 in India.
BCCI treasurer Arun Dhumal had final month stated that the 2021 IPL will probably be hosted in India. “As of now it has been determined that the IPL ought to be occurring in India. In case the identical scenario prevails (with declining Covid-19 circumstances in India), then it ought to occur in India,” Dhumal had advised IANS in January.
(with IANS inputs)