BCCI shares detailed plan of IPL 2020 ahead of the Governing Council meeting on Saturday

There can be no change within the distribution of BCCI’s income pool as all 60 matches of the IPL 2020 can be performed throughout 51 days.

BCCI acting president CK Khanna presents IPL 2018 Trophy to Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni
BCCI appearing president CK Khanna presents IPL 2018 Trophy to Chennai Tremendous Kings captain MS Dhoni. (Picture by Surjeet Yadav/IANS)

The much-awaited T20 extravaganza and premier franchise league– IPL 2020– is more likely to hit the ground this yr in UAE, with the BCCI shortlisting the Center East nation to host the match amid the pandemic.

The thirteenth version of the IPL was initially slated to start out from March 29. Nevertheless, the BCCI was left with no possibility however to postpone the match within the wake of COVID-19 pandemic. However the BCCI is all set to host the match and resume the halted cricket situation in UAE, from September 19.

The BCCI hasn’t made an official announcement because it first has to get the federal government’s go-ahead. The IPL Governing Council can be slated to fulfill on Saturday by way of teleconference to attract out ‘last’ plans relating to the match, adopted by a gathering with the franchise house owners, broadcasters and central sponsors on Sunday and Monday.

Solely change can be within the SOPs close to COVID: Brijesh Patel

“In all these years of IPL, the duty of lodging, hospitality, journey and so forth – through the IPL – has been of the group house owners. Nothing goes to alter this yr. The one change can be within the SOPs close to COVID,” GC chairman Brijesh Patel stated whereas confirming dates for the upcoming conferences, as quoted by The Instances of India.

The COVID-19 outbreak has wreaked havoc all throughout the globe because the previous few months. With a purpose to curb the danger of coronavirus transmission, protocols can be put in place and the franchises will create their very own biosecurity bubble through the course of the match. An identical bubble can be created for BCCI and the IMG workers and broadcasters. No one can be allowed to work together with people exterior the bubble besides by means of pre-appointed coordinators.

There can be no change within the distribution of BCCI’s income pool as all 60 matches of the IPL can be performed throughout 51 days. Speaking in regards to the journey and lodging within the UAE, the BCCI will coordinate with the franchises and supply them with ‘discounted resort charges’ to determine their journey preparations and lodging within the nation.

Every franchise may also have their very own medical group, which is able to stick with them throughout the entire match. The medical groups can be additionally sure to be within the biosecure bubble. Furthermore, the BCCI may also arrange a central medical group to coordinate with every franchise. The franchises can be additionally free to journey with further gamers as there can be no change within the participant coverage.

“As soon as we share what we do with the franchises, we all know there can be questions. We have to be totally ready,” stated Patel forward of the much-awaited GC assembly. A proper announcement relating to the detailed schedule of the IPL can be on the playing cards after the assembly.

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