The Indian Premier League (IPL) will probably be a 10-team affair from 2022 because the BCCI has determined to public sale two new groups within the month of May throughout the closing section of upcoming version. The BCCI high brass together with president Sourav Ganguly, secretary Jay Shah on Saturday had a gathering on execution of assorted coverage selections authorised by the IPL Governing Council firstly of the yr. “The 10 team IPL will roll on from next year and the bidding process and finalisation of the new franchises will be completed by the month of May this year,” a senior BCCI supply aware about the developments advised PTI on circumstances of anonymity.
“Once the teams are finalised, they can start their operational work which takes considerable time,” the supply added.
No Prithvi or Padikkal for ODIs
The Indian ODI crew will probably be introduced on Sunday however not one of the senior gamers have opted for any relaxation in the intervening time.
“The team is expected to be announced tomorrow. Neither skipper Virat Kohli nor his deputy Rohit Sharma has opted for rest. There aren’t many surprises as we prepare for World T20,” the influential official knowledgeable.
He stated that each Prithvi Shaw and Devdutt Padikkal must wait for his or her probability.
“They have done exceedingly well but will have to wait for their turn,” he stated.
Women’s crew to tour New Zealand, Australia subsequent yr
After a disappointing 2020 after they did not have a single worldwide tour, the Indian girls’s crew forward of the 50-over World Cup will probably be touring Australia on the finish of the yr adopted by a brief preparatory collection in New Zealand earlier than the World Cup.
“Our women’s cricket is as much important as our men’s game. We are playing a Test match in England, our first in 6 years and then we have twin tours followed by World Cup. Our girls have a packed schedule,” the supply added.
Vinoo Mankad U-19 begins after board exams
The Vinoo Mankad U-19 trophy, the 50-over match which can act as trial match for subsequent yr’s U19 World Cup will probably be held in May-June after the category 12 CBSE and state Board exams are accomplished.
“There many boys who are in their Board year and we don’t want them to miss out on their exams. The tournament starts in May-June,” the official added.
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