On May 4, the BCCI and the IPL governing council had to bite the bullet and postpone IPL after a number of positive Covid-19 cases across franchises propped up. When it was called off BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla had said that the remainder of the tournament will take place when the Covid-pandemic situation improved.
Releasing a statement, the officials said that the decision was taken by the Governing Council and the BCCI unanimously considering the safety of players and support staff. “The BCCI does not want to compromise on the safety of the players, support staff and the other participants involved in organising the IPL,” the statement read.
UPDATE: The Indian Premier League Governing Council (IPL GC) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in an emergency meeting has unanimously decided to postpone IPL 2021 season with immediate effect.Details – https://t.co/OgYXPj9FQy pic.twitter.com/lYmjBId8gL
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