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DUBAI: The Emirates Cricket Board Tuesday confirmed they have received the official clearance from the BCCI to host the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League.

Emirates Cricket Board chairman Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan said: “We feel extremely privileged to host what could be considered the pinnacle-event of our favourite sport. The magnitude of being in a position to bring the IPL to the vast cricket-loving global community, during current events which have greatly impacted our daily lives, is one we take with extreme importance.  

Aug 06, 2020 17:08
MUMBAI: Bowing to the inevitable, the BCCI confirmed Thursday that Vivo has dropped the baton on title rights for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League.  The Indian cricket board sent out a one-line statement on Thursday afternoon, stating: "The BCCI and Vivo Mobile India Pvt Ltd have decided to suspend their partnership for Indian Premier League in 2020 (emphasis ours)." 
Aug 03, 2020 17:08
NEW DELHI: In a move that looks meant more for public consumption rather than real conviction, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) - India’s apex trader body - has opposed the decision taken by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to retain Chinese firm Vivo as title sponsor of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Jul 30, 2020 19:07
MUMBAI: It was on July 24 that ESPNcricinfo broke the news that the BCCI had homed in on September 19 to November 8 or 10 as the dates for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League. Subsequently, IPL governing council chairman Brijesh Patel went public and on record that the cash awash league would kick off on Saturday, September 19, with the final to be played on Sunday, November 8.
Jul 27, 2020 19:07
MUMBAI: IPL Governing Council chairman Brijesh Patel confirmed Sunday that the BCCI has sent an official request to the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) to stage the Indian Premier League in the UAE. “Yes, we have sent the acceptance letter to the ECB and both the boards will be working together from now on to stage the tournament,” Patel told UAE's Khaleej Times.
Jul 27, 2020 19:07
MUMBAI: Taking the IPL to the UAE will make monitoring the event "slightly easier" as it would be restricted to just three venues, BCCI's Anti-Corruption Unit head Ajit Singh believes. IPL 2020 is set to start in the UAE on September 19 and the final will be held on November 8 or November 10, with three venues - Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi hosting the 60 games over 51 days.
Jul 17, 2020 17:07
MUMBAI: Two terminations. Two arbitration cases. Two times, the Board of Control for Cricket in India's actions have been deemed illegal. Two times the BCCI has been ordered to pay BIG in damages.
Jul 13, 2020 20:07
NEW DELHI: Over ten years after the Board of Control for Cricket in India terminated the media rights agreement the BCCI had going with the now defunct World Sports Group (WSG) for the Indian Premier League, an arbitral tribunal has ruled in the BCCI's favour.
Jul 06, 2020 19:07
MUMBAI: Uday Shankar, president of Walt Disney Company, APAC, and chairman, Star & Disney India, has said "the market is not ready to support and sustain the IPL 2020 with the same fervour and gusto in the current economic environment," according to a report in ET Now.
Jun 30, 2020 19:06
NEW DELHI: Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia on Tuesday called for a gradual end to Chinese sponsorship in the Indian Premier League, amid escalating tensions between the two countries owing to the violent clash in eastern Ladakh earlier this month.
Jun 26, 2020 21:06
MUMBAI: When "enemy No.1" (read Pakistan Cricket Board) articulates what you (read BCCI) want to here, then it can be taken as good as a given that its chances have increased exponentially.