IPL 2021: Taking a be aware of rising instances of Coronavirus within the bio-bubble, the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday introduced to droop the continuing version of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with “immediate effect”.
In an official assertion issued, BCCI mentioned, “The Indian Premier League Governing Council (IPL GC) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in an emergency meeting has unanimously decided to postpone IPL 2021 season, with immediate effect.”
“The BCCI does not want to compromise on the safety of the players, support staff and the other participants involved in organising the IPL. This decision was taken keeping the safety, health and well-being of all the stakeholders in mind,” the discharge mentioned.
“These are difficult times, especially in India and while we have tried to bring in some positivity and cheer, however, it is imperative that the tournament is now suspended and everyone goes back to their families and loved ones in these trying times,” the assertion added.
The BCCI additionally assured to rearrange the safe and protected passage of all of the contributors in IPL 2021.
The choice has come after a number of gamers reported to be contaminated with the novel Coronavirus. Earlier as we speak, wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha of SunRisers Hyderabad camp examined optimistic of Covid-19. On Monday, Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and three members of the Chennai Tremendous Kings examined optimistic for the Coronavirus.
(Excerpts taken from BCCI’s letter)