NEW DELHI: The Indian Premier League, the world’s most expensive cricket competition, has been uncertainly delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic, a group official disclosed to AFP Wednesday.
Despite the fact that India’s cricket board made no official declaration, the further deferral of the Twenty20 competition, which draws top players from around the globe, was unavoidable after the administration expanded a three-week lockdown until in any event May 3.
In accordance with different games around the world, the IPL had just been pushed again from its unique beginning date of March 29 to April 15.
Truly, they have told us that the IPL stands suspended for the occasion.
“Anyway it is said that they will discover a window in the later year’s end to do it.”
Media reports said every one of the eight IPL groups were told Wednesday of the new delay. The reports said the BCCI may focus on a competition in September-October.
Leading group of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly prior looked to hose any desires for a snappy resumption of game.