Mumbai: After long IPL fans’ waiting session is finally over as on Friday, the chairman of IPL (Indian Premier League), Brijesh Patel has confirmed that the 13th edition of the league will start from September 19th to November 8th in UAE and the same has been communicated to the franchises. However, the official announcement might happen only after the Indian Premier League’s Governing Council meeting, but the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has joined the franchise in making logistical plans for the 13th edition.
While interacting with the media, IPL chairman said “Shouldn’t be a problem. The England-Australia series ends on September 15. So, we should have them flying indirectly to Dubai. We will discuss the final matters in the governing council meeting next week.” It has been further informed that the logistics and operation teams from the BCCI will also be heading to Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah to see to it that preparations are on in full swing and there are no execution woes.