Indian Premier League 2019 to begin from March 23 in India

Written by Newsroom Staff January 8, 2019 18:25

New Delhi: The 12th Edition of the Indian Premier League will be held in India and the tournament is proposed to start on March 23, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced.

The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) met on Tuesday to discuss the IPL 2019 venues and window. The entire schedule will be announced after the appropriate authorities are duly consulted. The Committee of Administrators (CoA) will also have a detailed discussion with the stakeholders before the IPL 2019 schedule is released.

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What the CoA said

The two-member CoA, comprising of chairman Vinod Rai and former women’s captain Diana Edulji, met in New Delhi on Tuesday to discuss the venues and window for the league.

“Based on the preliminary discussions with the appropriate central and state agencies/authorities, it was decided that the 12th edition of the world’s most popular and competitive T20 tournament will be scheduled to be played in India,” a statement issued by the BCCI read.

“It is proposed that the IPL 2019 will commence on March 23, 2019. The detailed schedule will be finalised in consultation with the appropriate authorities,” it added.

“The CoA will have detailed discussion with all the Stakeholders before releasing the IPL 2019 Schedule,” the BCCI statement read.