United Arab Emirates is set to host the second leg of the 2021 Indian Premier League IPL across stadiums.
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IPL statement released,
“The VIVO Indian Premiere League IPL 2021 resumes with the five times champions and current title holders Mumbai Indians taking on three time IPL champions Chennai Super Kings at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on September 19. This match will be a momentous occasion as IPL will welcome the fans back to the stadiums after a brief hiatus owing to covid 19 situation.”Avani Lekhara, the Paralympic shooter, has won the gold medal and has become the first Indian female to win. She managed to score an impressive 149.6 in the event for women’s 10m air rifle, setting a new record for Paralympics as well equaled. She currently ranks as the fifth in women’s 10m rifle standing.
PC: Indian News Weekly
Fans can purchase tickets from September 16th for the rest of the tournament through the official IPL website or on the platinum list.
The tournament matches have been scheduled for various stadiums in Dubai, Sharjah, and Abu Dhabi. It is important to note here that seating is limited and strict protocol for Covid will be implemented throughout the tournament.
According to reports, the United Arab Emirates government and the Board of Control for Cricket in India BCCI have decided to allow only a limited number of crowds inside the stadium for the second phase of the IPL. The Emirates Cricket Board will ensure all safety protocols are met in accordance.
The second phase of IPL 2021 will begin with the Chennai Super Kings and the Mumbai Indians. A total of 31 matches will be played during the entire tournament starting from September 19th.