IPL 2021: Start Date, Venues, Mega or Mini Auctions, Hosting Country All You Need To Know

Sourav Ganguly BCCI President IPL 2021

IPL 2021: Start Date, Venues, Mega or Mini Auctions, Hosting Country all you need to know. New-season of IPL is coming soon. IPL 2021: Start Date, Venues, Mega or Mini Auctions, Hosting Country all you need to know.

Dream11 IPL 2020 is in its last phase and will be wrapped up after just two games which will be held on Sunday and Tuesday. Delhi Capitals will play against Sunrisers in qualifier 2. The winner of qualifier 2 will meet Mumbai Indians in the final on 10th November 2020. Just after the conclusion of Dream  IPL 2020, BCCI will start the preparation of IPL 2021 which is not too far from here. BCCI will aim to make things go as planned for the 14th season of IPL. So, here is the Opening Date, Venues, Mega or Mini Auctions, Hosting Country about IPL 2021.

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IPL 2021 Starting Date:

As per BCCI plans, the IPL 2021 is likely to start from the end of March to mid- May 2021. Sourav Ganguly made it clear that he wants the IPL 2021 at its usual pace and he wants to conduct IPL 2021 just like any other IPL held till now except IPL 2020. All this depends on the COVID scenario which is going to play a key role in next year’s IPL, he added.

IPL 2021 Hosting Country:

The next season of IPL is likely to be played in India hopefully everything is in place and the COVID-19 vaccine will be ready by that time, said the president of BCCI. However, we will keep UAE as a backup option, he added.

“Hopefully the vaccine will be out by that time and we can host it,” said Ganguly on hosting IPL 2021 in India.

Mega or Mini Auctions IPL 2021:

As per the sources, Auctions might be conducted in UAE itself after the conclusion of IPL2020. Also, the BCCI president said that they are yet to take a call on Auctions due to COVID 19 Pandemic.

Update: IPL mega auction likely to be held in the last week of December 20 of first week on Jan’2021.

“We haven’t decided anything yet. Let this season conclude, we will take a call,” BCCI president Ganguly to Hindustan Times.

Venues and Fixtures:

As the Covid scenes improve, BCCI will look to conduct the IPL2021 in India. The venues might be reduced to half due to tough scenes in several parts.

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