IPL 2021 Schedule: The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) finals can be played for one week. IPL officials now plan to finalize IPL 2021 by May 30 instead of the previously planned June 6. The reason, India will likely advance to the World Test Championship Final by winning the ongoing series against England. The World Trade Center Finals will be played on June 18.
If the IPL 2021 Finals end on June 6 as previously planned, it will be difficult for the Indian team to acclimate to the testing format at any given time. Also, to fulfill the current Covid-19 regulations in the UK, India will have to arrive at least 7-8 days in advance.
Currently, many of the 'yes' and 'but' are related to the IPL deadlines and schedule. A senior BCCI official, “We have several things to consider before we start with the IPL 2021 deadlines and the WTC Finals is one of them.”
End of IPL 2021: The European Central Bank also wants IPL 2021 to end at the end of May
On the other hand, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) also wants England's IPL players to terminate their IPL commitments at the end of May so they can take part in two Test Series against New Zealand. The first round of the Test Series between England and New Zealand starts on June 2 and the European Central Bank wants players like Ben Stokes, Joss Butler, Johnny Bairstow, and Jofra Archer to be available for the match against the world's No. 1 ranked Kiwi.
Under the UK's sporting elite exemption, British cricketers can resume training and play here upon their return from abroad if they are in a regulated tournament bubble-like IPL and test negative for Covid. -19 Before embarking on your journey.
IPL 2021: IPL Chairman Brigesh Patel Says GC Meeting Soon "Will Address Franchise Concerns"
IPL 2021 - IPL GC Meeting: Meanwhile, when IPL President GC Brijesh Patel contacted Thursday for his official copy of IPL 2021 dates, schedule, and venues, he reported that all issues will be addressed at the IPL Board of Directors meeting. This meeting will determine the exact dates, locations, and times of IPL for IPL 2021.
"The date of the IPL Board of Directors meeting has not yet been set. It could be in person or via video. It is not finished yet. We will let you know. But it will happen very soon. IPL Chairman British Patel said:" During the meeting agenda. "
IPL 2021: Nobody but IPL GC is authorized to take final calls in places, says Brijesh Patel
Only the Board of Directors is authorized to submit a final list of locations, dates, and schedules for IPL 2021. He also assured that the IPL GC will also address the concerns of all franchises during the meeting.
There is no point in speculating about places. All decisions are taken only during the meeting. All I can say is that nothing has been decided on the stadiums yet and will only be finalized after consulting and hearing the franchisees' concerns. We are adopting a wait-and-see policy from now on. "
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