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IPL 2020 to be held in UAE: BCCI confirms gov approval

IPL 2020 to be held in UAE: BCCI confirms gov approval

On Monday the BCCI announced that they had been given formal government approval to hold IPL in UAE. The 2020 edition of India Premier League is said to kick-off on September 19 in UAE. The finals will be held on November 10, 2020, fingers crossed. For us cricket betting fanatics, information like this is tearing. The BCCI is now also looking for IPL sponsors that can help support the game.

IPL 2020 in UAE – BCCI government approval

Finally, we are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel, at least for now. It has been a long wait, and a lot of back and forth, but it is good that we now have a decision. IPL Chairman Brijesh Patel confirmed on Monday that the Indian government had given its formal approval to hold IPL in UAE. Patel also said that the IPL will be held in three cities in UAE: Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai. However, a detailed schedule remains to be seen.

This is the 13th edition of the IPL and it will not be anywhere close to what we have seen before. In any case, this is great news for all cricket lovers across the globe. The 53-day tournament will start on September 19 and the finals will be played on November 10. There will be 10-afternoon matches and the rest will be evening matches starting at 19:30 IST.

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Akshay Malhotra

28 year old former professional cricketer at youth levels with a burning passion for sports. Experienced football writer with over 8 years of experience.