The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is intending to have the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 between October-November if the ICC T20 World Cup is postponed, Times of India stated.
BCCI decided to delay IPL 2020 moreover must be conceivable if the ICC chooses to defer the men’s T20 World Cup that will be held later in the year.
BCCI Officials Said about T20 World Cup:
“So, if the ICC does go ahead and decides to postpone the T20 World Cup
due to the current scenario, only then we can look at the Oct-Nov window
because even if a 6-month border closedown is ordered by every country
from say now, it ends by the start of October. But again, for that, the spread of the coronavirus needs to be stopped and things must come under human control. In short, there will have to be a lot of maths,” the official said.
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Addressing IANS, a BCCI official said that while there have been discussions with respect to facilitating the IPL
in the October-November. It may be conceivable if the WC t20 to be played in Australia from Oct 18 to Nov 15 is deferred.
Once more, it would be the last chance for the ICC to push the World Cup from 2020 to 2022 in light of the fact
that there is no window in 2021.
Along these lines, right now, it is each of them pieces excessively far-brought to be straightforward.
When reached, an ICC official clarified that the T20 World Cup is still on as arranged and there have been no
discussions of a delay.
“There have been no discussions of any delay to the World T20 that will be held in Oct and Nov this year,” the authority told IANS.
Head of Cricket Australia Kevin Roberts said that he was trusting that the World Cup could be played
according to the plan for typical conditions.