The Indian Premier League (IPL), which was suspended in Might as a result of COVID-19, will resume in September and end simply two days earlier than the beginning of the T20 World Cup.
The Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) has confirmed the resumption of the IPL will begin on September 19, simply 5 days after the scheduled finish of India’s Check tour of England.
The IPL last can be performed in Dubai on October 15, simply 48 hours earlier than the T20 World Cup is ready to start, additionally within the UAE.
A complete of 31 IPL matches can be performed at three venues: the Dubai Worldwide Stadium, the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, and the Sharjah Stadium.
Those self same three venues will then host the majority of the 45 World Cup matches, though some World Cup video games early within the match can be performed on the Oman Cricket Academy Floor.
In complete, the 4 venues are scheduled to host 76 video games in simply 56 days from the re-start of the IPL on September 19 till the World Cup last on November 14.
Final 12 months, the three UAE venues hosted 60 video games in 52 days for the 2020 IPL.
The ultimate schedule for the T20 World Cup is but to be confirmed.
Australia have no matches on their schedule between the tip of their Bangladesh tour subsequent month and the beginning of the World Cup, and it is but to be seen if Australian gamers with IPL contracts can be granted go away to participate within the franchise match.
The 2021 IPL was suspended on Might 4 after a number of gamers and backroom workers examined optimistic for the coronavirus amid a devastating second wave of COVID-19 in India.
The BCCI introduced in Might that the remaining matches could be held within the UAE, whereas the T20 World Cup has additionally been shifted from India to the UAE as a result of pandemic.
The IPL will resume with the Chennai Tremendous Kings taking part in the Mumbai Indians on September 19 in Dubai earlier than the Kolkata Knight Riders face the Royal Challengers Bangalore in Abu Dhabi the next day.
Sharjah will host its first sport on September 24 when Bangalore face Chennai.
The primary qualifier is scheduled for October 10 in Dubai, whereas the eliminator (October 11) and second qualifier (October 13) can be performed in Sharjah.
Dubai can even host the ultimate, which is because of be performed on October 15.
The eight-team IPL, with an estimated model worth of $US6.8 billion ($A9.2 billion), is the richest Twenty20 league and attracts lots of the finest gamers from all over the world.
Sep 10-14: Fifth Check, England v India in Manchester
Sep 19 – Oct 15: IPL within the United Arab Emirates
Oct 17 – Nov 14: T20 World Cup in UAE & Oman