Just In! IPL 2020 is all set to be played in UAE from 19th November. The final of this season of Indian Premier League 2020 will be held on 10th November 2020. Earlier, IPL Governing body postponed the IPL 2020 season that was planned to start from 19th March 2020, due to health concerns after Covid-19 Crisis. Now, the BCCI has announced that the 13th season of Indian Premier League will be staged in UAE from 19th September 2020 following the Standard Sops.
NEWS: #VIVOIPL 2020 to commence on 19th September, final to be played on 10th November.
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) August 2, 2020
The Indian Premier League Governing Council today held a meeting to discuss the matter of IPL 2020 via Video Conference. Due to the increasing cases of Coronavirus in India, IPL GC decided to stage the IPL 2020 season in UAE. The matches will be played at the venues of Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi after clearance from Indian Government.
- IPL 2020 will start from 19th November 2020.
- Final will be played on 10th November 2020.
- It will be a 53 day event.
- There will be 10 double-header matches.
- Day time matches will start at 15:30 IST.
- Evening matches will begin at 19:30 IST.
- The matches will be conducted in a Bio Secure environment to avoid Covid-19.
- Women T20 IPL matches will also be held during the play off week, comprising of three teams in four matches.
- All teams will shortly be invited to further discuss the IPL 2020 season.
Finally a good news for all the IPL fans around the Globe, who were eagerly waiting for this. The die hard fans are already excited about the IPL 2020 season. #IPL2020 is already trending on Twitter. The schedule for IPL 2020 is expected soon.
Stay tuned for more updates on IPL 2020.