Will IPL 2020 happen? Controversial topic after Katappa Mama Killing his niece Bahubali is finally being closed. YES! IPL 2020 is going to happen this year despite some real virus shit. After cricket resumed in England, this is another such great news.
After the news of, The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) announced that they are awaiting official communication by the BCCI to host IPL 2020. More on this here. The BCCI has reportedly written to the UAE government seeking permission to hold the tournament in UAE and are awaiting the go-ahead.
After ICC’s announcement to postpone the T20 World Cup, IPL Governing Council Chairman Brijesh Patel confirmed that the thirteenth edition of the IPL will now take place in the UAE.IPL chairman Brijesh Patel said…
“WE HAVE WRITTEN TO THE GOVERNMENT SEEKING PERMISSION TO HOST THE TOURNAMENT IN UAE. THE DATES HAVE NOT BEEN FINALIZED AS YET AND WILL BE DECIDED AT THE (NEXT) IPL GC, WHICH WILL BE HELD IN THE NEXT SEVEN OR TEN DAYS.”
IPL, which was scheduled to begin in late March 2020 was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Players across the globe were eagerly waiting to play IPL 2020. It is such a piece of great news to all.
*NZ Cricket board will issue No Objection Certificates to each of the six New Zealand players contracted to IPL franchises for this year’s tournament.
*South Africa Cricket Board will be giving NOC to all the players for taking part in the upcoming IPL from September to November.
*BCCI Sources: IPL 2020 likely to start on September 19 & end on November 8.
*IPL Governing Council to meet this Friday – July 24th. IPL might start on Sep 19th instead of Sep 26th. Matches will start at 7:30 PM IST/5:00 PM UAE Time.
Few IPL 2020 rumours or call it reports yet to be ANNOUNCED:
The IPL Schedule to be anounced soon…