IPL to held in UAE : BCCI
Every cricket fan around the world are awaiting for the decision of hosting 13th version of Indian premier League (IPL). The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is ‘exploring all options’ to hold the Indian Premier League (IPL). The board will take a call on conducting a training camp for players accordingly, a source within the board said.
“As of now, nothing has been decided. We are watching the situation very closely and keeping track as far as hosting of the IPL is concerned. We are exploring all options and some countries have offered to hold IPL, UAE also. But we are going to wait and watch and will speak to the government also. We will do whatever is in the best interest of the country and cricket, will discuss in IPL GC,” the source told ANI.
“Nothing has been decided as of now and we can’t decide it so easily. Whatever is in the media is speculation. We are looking where to hold IPL and accordingly we will take a call on camp as well.” The official added when he was asked about the training camp for players.
By the coronavirus pandemic across the globe, sports across the globe took a massive hit and all the fascinating events of the cricket has been postponed. Therefore, due to the pandemic, the 2020 edition of the IPL was indefinitely postponed after the scheduled time was over. But as cricket has been returning on the field, therefore the authorities are trying to make a space to held the cash rich league in the world.
International cricket also resumed on July 8 when England hosted West Indies for a Test match and with a win in the first Test, West Indies have taken a 1-0 lead over England in the three-match Test series.