Rabindra Dhungel, 7 september 2020. The game schedule of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been made public. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BICC) made the schedule public on Sunday.
The schedule of 56 games of the league stage from September 19 to November 3 has been made public. The first match will be played between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings on September 19 in Abu Dhabi.
There is a schedule of only one game every day throughout the month of September. After October, there will be 2-2 games on Saturday and Sunday. In the previous season, there were two games every Saturday and Sunday. The games will be played in three stadiums in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.
Young Nepal cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane’s Delhi Capital will face Kings XI Punjab on the second day. Sandeep, who is currently in Trinidad to play in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), has not decided whether to participate in the IPL.
The players, coaches and managers of all the teams for the IPL, which is about to start amidst the epidemic of corona infection, have been arriving in the UAE about a month ago and participating in training for a certain period of time. Meanwhile, some team players and members also had corona infection.
The 13th edition of the IPL, scheduled to start on March 29, was disrupted by the Corona epidemic.