The outline of the 15th season of the Indian Premier League i.e. IPL is reported to be made tomorrow i.e. on Saturday 22 January. The Board of Control for Cricket in India i.e. BCCI and the organizers of IPL are going to meet the team owners of IPL. Many issues are to be discussed in the meeting between the board and the owners of IPL teams and it is expected that some big news related to IPL 2022 can come out on Saturday itself.
The mega auction of IPL 2022 and the venue of IPL matches can be decided tomorrow. corona virus BCCI has many plans regarding the pandemic. Board officials believe that the tournament should be organized in India at any cost. Such reports have already surfaced that the 15th season of the tournament is expected to be held from April 2. However, this has not yet been confirmed by the BCCI.
According to a Cricbuzz report, officials of several franchises have said, “It was supposed to happen tomorrow (January 22), but we are yet to get the confirmation.” They said that they are waiting for formal information from the BCCI. Meanwhile, IPL chairman Brijesh Patel confirmed to Cricbuzz that the meeting will indeed take place on Saturday only. The key points on the agenda are to inform about the venue and auction status of the next edition of the IPL.
The report also said that South Africa and Sri Lanka are the stand-by options for the 15th season of the IPL, but officials from the BCCI and the IPL Governing Council are ready to inform the franchise owners that there is no need to organize the tournament in India. Efforts are being made. It is also possible to organize the entire IPL in Mumbai and Pune, as there are four stadiums in these two cities in which matches can be held.