IPL 2020 schedule will release tomorrow The tournament will run for 53 days in the UAE. The full schedule of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be released on Sunday. This information has been given by IPL chairman Brijesh Patel to the news agency. This time due to Corona, the tournament will be played in the UAE from 19 September to 10 November.
IPL 2020 schedule will release tomorrow The tournament will run for 53 days in the UAE
The IPL will be played in a bio-secure environment. All 8 teams will play 14–14 matches in 53 days. Apart from this, there will be a total of 60 matches in the IPL, including an eliminator, two qualifiers and the final.
Mumbai-Chennai can be the first match
It is expected that the first match of the IPL can be played between the last time champions Mumbai Indians and runner-up team Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on 19 September. However, apart from two CSK players Deepak Chahar and Rituraj Gaikwad, 11 staff members Corona have been infected earlier. At the same time, senior BCCI medical officers present in the UAE were also found to be corona infected.
All matches will be held in three stadiums
On Wednesday, BCCI Trainer Arun Dhumal had said that the matches of the IPL will be according to schedule. All matches will be played in the UAE’s three cities – Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah. For the first time the league finals will take place on Week-Day (Tuesday) instead of Weekend. The matches in the afternoon and evening will start half an hour earlier.
Players must wear Bluetooth badges
The board has given Bluetooth badges for contact tracing to players, officials to monitor Corona infection in the IPL. Family members who came to the UAE with the players are also required to wear this badge. At the same time, a health app has also been prepared, in which everyone has to give information about body temperature daily.