New Delhi: Approval has been given to organize the remaining 31 matches of IPL in UAE. Let us tell you that due to the increasing cases of Corona virus (Covid 19) in May, the BCCI had to postpone the tournament indefinitely. According to the information, IPL 2021 will start once again from September 19 and its final match will be played on October 15, the day of Dussehra.
Final match can be held on this day
Talking to ANI, a BCCI official said, ‘BCCI’s meeting with the UAE board was good. Last week, approval has been given to organize the remaining 31 matches of IPL in UAE. IPL will start from 19th September and its final match will be played on 15th October. The remaining matches of IPL will be played in Sharjah, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
IPL will run for 25 days only
The BCCI official said, ‘Most foreign players can play in the remaining 31 matches of IPL. If some players don’t play, that will be decided later. There are reports that IPL will run for only 25 days. During this there can be 8 double headers (two matches in a day). Let us tell you that BCCI is working very hard for the successful organization of IPL.
Viewers can get approval to come
According to Gulf News, spectators can get approval to come to the stadium. The matter has been discussed between BCCI and Emirates Cricket Board. The remaining 31 matches of IPL 2021 will be played in three UAE cities Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah. According to the information, the Dubai Sports Council has approved the arrival of 30% spectators in the stadium. About 70 percent of the population in the UAE has been vaccinated against Corona. In such a situation, during the IPL, the spectators can get approval to come to the stadium.