During a time when the world is under lockdown, a little on-ground action might be a delight to watch. And, what’s better than a clash among the champions. Yes, the Indian Premiere League 2020 will be organised in Sep- Oct this year, according to a report by The Indian Express. The IPL fans all over the world are now keeping their fingers crossed as the BCCI might announce the schedule for the tournament soon that was all set to be played in April this year, but was ruled over by the global pandemic.
The top officials of the apex cricket council of India i.e. the BCCI, had a meet over video conferencing and decided the schedule for the IPL 2020. The tournament will now be played in UAE. Though, the final schedule is yet to be released as the council will wait for ICC to release the T20 World Championship dates.
The players under contract with the BCCI had a training session in Dubai last week that had made the fans believe that the tournament might be taken overseas in case the COVID-19 situation doesn’t allow BCCI to organize IPL in India.
The cricket fans are already tweeting about the possible IPL 2020 team player list and cricket players that will be seen on ground in IPL jerseys. IPL 2020 team and players will be soon declared by the council after some more discussions and the release of schedule of T20 World Cup.
The twitter is stormed with fans claiming their favorite cricket players to be the best IPL player. Virat Kohli is the highest run scorer in all the seasons combined. Chris Gayle is also a key player with highest individual score of 175*followed by Brendon McCullum 158* and AB De Villiers 133*. Gayle also holds the record for most number of sixes with 326 on his name, leaving AB De Villiers far behind with 212.
Lasith Malinga still holds the record for most wickets in all seasons of IPL. He took 170, followed by spinner Amit Mishra at 157. Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings might still be the favorite teams this season because of their consistent performances. Rest will be seen on the ground as the tournament in the western Asia in a couple of months or more.
Description: The BCCI is all set to take the IPL 2020 tournament to UAE this year and the fans are going crazy for their favourite IPL Players. Check out these records to choose your’s too.