IPL to resume in UAE on September 19

Last Updated: 25/07/21 2:59pm The remaining matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL), which was suspended in May due to Covid-19, will resume from September 19 in the United Arab Emirates, the India

IPL to resume in UAE on September 19

The IPL was postponed in early May after a number of players tested positive for Covid-19, with 31 matches of the season still to be played; the tournament will resume with the Chennai Super Kings playing the Mumbai Indians on September 19 in Dubai

Last Updated: 25/07/21 2:59pm

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Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma could be in action when the tournament resumes on Septembe r19

The remaining matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL), which was suspended in May due to Covid-19, will resume from September 19 in the United Arab Emirates, the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) confirmed on Sunday.

The IPL was postponed in early May after a number of players tested positive for Covid-19, and there are 31 matches of the season still to be played.

Tournament organisers had confirmed in May that the IPL would be completed in the UAE, but an exact date had not been provided until now.

The first game of the resumption will see the Chennai Super Kings play the Mumbai Indians on September 19 in Dubai.

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