‘Tone deaf’: IPL staging in 2021 season amid crises faces global criticism

The IPL 2021 season has reached its second phase with matches being played in Ahmedabad and Delhi. However, the ongoing Kovid-19 crisis in India has provoked many voices from all over the world that the tournament is inconsistent with the conditions in the country. Former England footballer and television commentator Gary Lineker said it would … Read more

Rajasthan Royals have donated Rs 5 7.5 crore to help India fight Kovid-19

Rajasthan Royals to donate Rs. Announced a donation of 7.5 crores ($ 1 million). “The players along with the team owners and team management have come forward to raise funds and are working with the Royal Rajasthan Foundation (RRF), the Rajasthan Royals Philanthropy Division in partnership with the British Asian Trust (BAT). (Follow MI vs … Read more

Adam Zampa has clarified the ‘harmful’ comment on IPL bio bubble

Adam Zampa said in the IPL 2021 bio-bubble that his ‘vulnerability’ concept was not due to fear that he would be infected with the Kovid-19 virus. “My comments about the vulnerability of the IPL bubble have nothing to do with the notion that the virus will enter the bubble at any stage. The BCCI and … Read more

Nicholas Pooran donates part of his IPL salary to the Indian COVID-19 war

Punjab Kings West Indies batsman Nicholas Pooran has decided to donate a portion of his IPL salary to help fight the deadly revival of the Kovid-19 epidemic in India. Many people across the country are dying in the wake of the second wave of the epidemic. More than 3.86 lakh latest COVID cases have been … Read more

Jayadev Unadkat donates 10 per cent of his IPL salary to help Kovid-19 patients

Rajasthan Royals fast bowler Jayadev Unadkat will donate 10 per cent of his IPL salary to help COVID-19 patients in need of medical resources as India battles an unprecedented health crisis. The 29-year-old from Gujarat, who retained Rajasthan this year after being bought for Rs 3 crore in the 2020 IPL auction, made the announcement … Read more

The BCCI is staring at the IPL rescheduling nightmare: KKR-RCB has been postponed after it was revealed that Kovid-19 was positive for two players.

The Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Monday was postponed after two Indian players in the KKR squad – spinner Varun Chakraborty and medium pacer Sandeep Warrior – tested positive for Kovid. 19. And the rescheduling nightmare came at the hands of the BCCI, with … Read more

‘COVID-19 ignores; It’s inevitable ‘: IPL 2021 suspended after four positive cases

“The IPL is currently on hold. We have spoken to the teams, broadcasters and all those involved, especially in view of the sentiment and the current situation in the country. It has been decided to postpone the IPL. We need to see when the next window will be available, “BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla told The … Read more

IPL chairman Brijesh Patel: ‘We will find a way to send foreign players back’

Sunrisers Hyderabad wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha and Delhi Capitals veteran spinner Amit Mishra have been ruled out of the league after being declared positive by Kovid-19. “We need to send them home and we will find a way to do that,” Brijesh told PTI, who asked how the foreigners would return home but did not elaborate … Read more

Kovid-hit IPL halted, BCCI looks out a window after World T20

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is looking into the possibility of hosting the remaining 31 matches of the IPL after the World T20 in October-November following the decision to suspend the ongoing T20 tournament due to Kovid cases. The BCCI on Tuesday announced the indefinite postponement of the IPL after Sunrisers … Read more

Violations of IPL 2021 bubble: Hospital scan, New Delhi club sessions, faulty equipment

BCCI treasurer Arun Dhumal told Indian Express, “The positive cases took place in a safe place. The players thought it was the safest place in India, but no one could make predictions about this virus. ” On how the virus burst around the world’s largest T20 league, he said: “The BCCI is concerned and we … Read more