BCCI may push back IPL final to October 15 in order to reduce double headers

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The BCCI brass is exploring the option of using the full window of the Indian Premier League by pushing the final back to October 15 in order to reduce the number of double headers in the UAE’s searing September heat. As PTI had first reported, the tournament will start on Sunday, September 19 […]

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IPL 2021 Schedule news: IPL 2021 to resume in the UAE in September-October: BCCI | Cricket News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr NEW DELHI: The remaining matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season will be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in September-October this year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on Saturday. There are 31 matches that are yet to be played in IPL 2021. The likely […]

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Couldn’t sleep for 8-9 days during IPL, had to pullout: R. Ashwin on family’s fight with COVID

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Talking about the ongoing 14-day quarantine in Mumbai, Ashwin gave an idea of the Indian team’s life in the protected environment Ravichandran Ashwin had “sleepless nights” inside the IPL bio-bubble when most of his family members were suffering from COVID-19 and said he had to leave the tournament midway to help his close […]

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IPL phase-2 likely to be held in UAE in September-October | Cricket News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr MUMBAI: Phase 2 of the Indian Premier League – which will cover the remaining 31 matches of the 2021 edition, including the four knockout games – is set to be played in the United Arab Emirates between September and October. BCCI is likely to make the announcement on May 29 when the members […]

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Pay only for IPL matches played so far, Star tells worried sponsors & advertisers | Cricket News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr NEW DELHI: Star Sports has told advertisers who had bought airtime on the now-suspended 14th edition of the popular Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket tournament to pay only for the matches that have been played, sources said. Star Sports has bagged the IPL’s television and digital rights for 2018-2022 for Rs 16,348 crore, […]

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IPL 2021 | Chennai Super Kings airlifts Balaji and Hussey

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr West Indies cricketers will leave on Friday morning and Kiwis depart in the evening, says franchise official Chennai Super Kings has been a franchise that has always cared for its cricketers. It, thus, came as no surprise that the two members of its coaching staff who tested positive for COVID-19 were both flown […]

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IPL: late call, but the right one as things spiral down rapidly

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr There were murmurs that players were finding it difficult to focus and talked openly of returning home Calling off the IPL was the right — if delayed — decision, even if the Board of Control for Cricket in India had its hand forced by the rapid developments once the bio-bubble had been breached, […]

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IPL’s foreign contingent to start returning home from Wednesday | Cricket News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr NEW DELHI: The Indian Premier League‘s (IPL) foreign contingents will start leaving for home from Wednesday, a senior Indian cricket board (BCCI) official has told Reuters, following the tournament’s abrupt suspension due to the COVID-19 crisis in the country. Several top international cricketers are scrambling to return home after the Twenty20 tournament was […]

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BCCI suspends IPL 2021 after players test positive for COVID-19

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr “We have suspended the IPL for now. The new window will be worked out later on. A statement will follow soon,” IPL chairman Brijesh Patel said The 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League came to an abrupt halt on Tuesday, with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) deciding to […]

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Australia PM fends off Michael Slater’s ‘blood on hands’ remark after threats to Aussies returning from Covid-hit India | Cricket News – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr SYDNEY: Australia‘s prime minister fended off accusations of racism and having blood on his hands Tuesday, as he retreated from a threat to jail Australians trying to escape Covid-wracked India. Scott Morrison’s government moved to ban travellers from India from entering Australia until May 15, threatening rule-breakers — including Australian citizens — with […]

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