The chairman of Indian Premier League Brijesh Patel confirms that the IPL season 14 will be held in UAE this year due to COVID-19 pandemics. likelihood the meeting of governing council on 24th July will discuss and approve the schedule and timing for 2020 IPL edition.
There are lots of possibilities that the IPL will start from the 19 September Saturday not from 26 September and the finals will be played on 8 November Sunday before the Diwali week.
We all know that the T20 Worldcup is scheduled and host by Australia in 2020 but we are also aware of COVID-19 pandemic Australia is not in the condition to host a T20 world cup in October November. So ICC decided to postpone the T20 World Cup.
The good news is IPL is going to start because there is no World Cup.
The source is that in this IPL edition possibilities that the IPL matches start early as compared to the last edition.
Possibly the matches start at 7:30 pm IST or 6 pm UAE time.
All the franchisees are agreed to the idea.
Soon we get all the schedule and time table of matches after the 24th GC meet. If any cause this meet does not happen on 24 July. Then it must be held on 27 July Monday. BCCI does not show and official interest but meet is still happening.
According to our source, before the IPL there is a possible chance to see three-match white ball series vs South Africa is also held in UAE.
Experts say that every team needs around one month’s time to boost and train himself. So it means that all the franchise left the base on 20 August.
After one month of hard work, they set the target and fight for the title.
8 teams one title war is begun form 19 September.