BCCI President Sourav Ganguly is looking for all possible options” to stage the IPL this year. The former captain in a letter to other states has written that the board is looking for all the possible options to have the IPL this year.
“The BCCI is working on all possible options to ensure that we are able to stage the IPL this year.”
The cash-rich league was slated to begin from March 29 but was initially postponed till April 14 and later for an indefinite time by the board.
Former skipper MS Dhoni even started with the practice session with his franchise CSK players at the Chepauk stadium before the lockdown was announced.
Mumbai Indians batsman Suryakumar Yadav also told The Indian Express that the management has given them permission to begin with their practice and training sessions.
The date and schedule for the tournament is still not final but the BCCI is looking to grab the window after the World T20 that was scheduled to take place later this year in Australia is in doubt now.