India are dedicated to internet hosting England in February subsequent 12 months forward of the 2021 Indian Premier League season, the nation’s cricket chief Sourav Ganguly stated.
England’s authentic white-ball tour to India in September-October was a casualty of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to the International cricket Council’s Future Tours Programme (FTP), India are scheduled to tour Australia in December and host England for his or her final 5 world Test championship matches in early 2021.
Ganguly, president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, stated in an e mail to state associations: “The BCCI and the Indian cricket team will continue to fulfil its FTP commitments.
“The senior Indian males’s group will journey to Australia for its collection beginning in December this 12 months, and can come again to the nation for a collection towards England beginning February subsequent 12 months,” Ganguly said in the letter seen by AFP.
“This will likely be adopted by IPL 2021 in April (the traditional month for it to begin).”
After many delays, the thirteenth version of the IPL, the world’s richest Twenty20 match, will now begin on September 19 in the United Arab Emirates with the ultimate on November 10.
Ganguly additionally confirmed the BCCI’s readiness to host the 2021 T20 World Cup, which was initially scheduled for Australia this 12 months, and the 50-over showpiece occasion in 2023.
Australia will host the T20 World Cup in 2022.