ICC T20 World Cup set officially postponed for this week, can be hosted by IPL UAE or Sri Lanka: ICC T20 World Cup set can be officially postponed this week, hosted by IPL UAE or Sri Lanka : Report
The T20 World Cup 2020, to be held in Australia in October, has been officially postponed when ICC officials meet this Friday, reports dailytelegraph.com.au.
This could open a window for the BCCI to host IPL 2020 this year, however, reports by renowned journalist Ben Hornay also claim that the multi-billion-dollar league may very well be a deterioration in the UAE or Sri Lanka Can be played. Kovid-19 status in India. The report also said that Australia could potentially travel to the UK for a limited series against England by mid-September.
Friday’s meeting cannot decide when the T20 World Cup will be moved, but Australia is keen to host the event in October 2021. But, with India hosting the next year’s tournament, Australia’s window could be extended two years further.
If the IPL actually happens and Australia visits England, then it would be easy for the IPL players from the country traveling from England to Asia or the Middle East to have IPL players quarantined twice back in Australia and then in that country. Where IPL will be held at the end.
A Times of India report today stated that the BCCI is creating a temporary window for the Indian Premier League 2020, regardless of the ICC’s decision on the T20 World Cup.
“The year started on a terrible note and after that there was no relief on any front. But as time goes by, we need to take things head on and make sure that we are up for any eventuality. Be prepared. Cricket is no different. It is time. BCCI to start planning for the year ahead, “Dhumal told the Times of India.
IPL 2020 was scheduled to begin in March this year but has been suspended indefinitely. The ICC is yet to decide on the T20 World Cup, which is currently scheduled for October-November in Australia. A postponement of the T20 World Cup will give the BCCI a window to host the IPL.