The BCCI is monitoring the situation very closely & working on different options to host the IPL 2020 a close BCCI source said.
The BCCI is “exploring various options” to hold the IPL 2020 & will take a call on conducting a training camp for players accordingly, a source within the Board said.
“As of now, nothing has been decided. We are watching the situation very closely and keeping track as far as hosting of the IPL is concerned. We are exploring all options and some countries have offered to hold IPL, UAE also. But we are going to wait and watch and will speak to the government also. We will do whatever is in the best interest of the country and cricket, will discuss in IPL GC,” the source told the media.
When asked about the training camp for the players the source said, “Nothing has been decided as of now and we can’t decide it so easily. Whatever is in the media it’s a speculation. We are looking where to hold IPL and accordingly we will take a call on camp as well.”
Sports across the globe took a massive hit due to the havoc of the coronavirus pandemic. The 2020 IPL has been postponed indefinitely due to the ongoing coronavirus. However several sporting events around the world have returned to action with the first test match of England vs West Indies test series which started on July 8 at Southampton. With a win in the first Test, West Indies have taken a 1-0 lead over England in the three-match Test series.