The Board of Cricket Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has written to their English counterparts asking for the Test sequence between India and England to be rescheduled to begin per week sooner than deliberate with an eye fixed on making a window for the rest of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season. The BCCI needs the 5 match Test sequence within the UK to start per week earlier than the unique date for the primary Test — August 4. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is but to reply to the BCCI request.
The BCCI needs the ultimate Test to finish by September 7 so a window could be created earlier than the T20 World Cup in October-November for the IPL 2021 to complete.
The ultimate Test is at the moment scheduled to complete on September 14.
The IPL season was suspended with a sequence of COVID-19 circumstances within the event bio-bubble.
Twenty 9 matches have been performed earlier than the event was halted abruptly, the season simply over the half-way mark of the league stage.
The IPL could be moved to the UAE, however the UK can also be an choice, with a bunch of county golf equipment providing to host the marquee T20 event.
India are set to play six Tests within the UK.
Their tour will start with the World Test Championship ultimate, which will get underway on June 18.
The five-match Test sequence in opposition to England will observe, with Tests to be held at Trent Bridge, Lord’s, Headingley, Oval and Old Trafford.
The Indian contingent will quarantine in Mumbai earlier than travelling to the UK.
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