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Remaining IPL matches to be played in UAE in September

The decision was taken at a Special General Meeting (SGM) held virtually, where members unanimously agreed to resume IPL. The BCCI’s Special General Meeting (SGM) on Saturday unanimously decidedly to restart the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the third week of September. The members also agreed to keeping UAE […]

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Explained: How will overseas players return home?

How will the foreign players return home? What about the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) final next month where India face New Zealand? The indefinite postponement of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) due to players and support staff testing positive inside the bio-bubble has thrown up a lot of questions. How will the foreign […]

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How the Indian Premier League bubble burst — and what’s next

The 2021 edition, beset by COVID fears on Monday, was postponed indefinitely after more positive tests on Tuesday “These are difficult times, especially in India and while we have tried to bring in some positivity and cheer, it is imperative that the tournament is now suspended and everyone goes back to their families and loved […]

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IPL broadcaster supports BCCI move to indefinitely suspend league

The broadcasters also said that it was "indebted" to its employees, on-air talent, production and broadcast crews for delivering the broadcast to millions of houses in these challenging times. Star India, the official broadcaster of the Indian Premier League, on Tuesday supported the BCCI’s decision to indefinitely suspend the lucrative T20 event due to a […]

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After IPL postponement, World T20 could be moved to UAE

While a final decision will be taken in a month’s time, it is understood that even the Indian cricket board is jittery about holding the 16-team tournament in October-November This year’s World T20 World is set to be moved from India to the UAE with the BCCI acknowledging that none of the participating teams would […]

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IPL 2021: CSK want to sit out next game

Communicates to BCCI about SOPs after two non-playing members test positive; set to skip game versus RR on Wednesday On a day when two of its non-playing members, including a coach, tested positive for Covid-19, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) informed the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) that they won’t play their next […]