Timeline to all the latest development related to the 13th season of Indian Premier League (IPL 2020). Check to latest news and updates:
July 30, 2020
Few overseas players might miss start of IPL 2020
The 13th season of Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) is set to take place from November 16 in UAE, but few overseas players might arrive late for IPL 2020.
IPL 2020 SOPs: four tests in two weeks
BCCI has reportedly prepared SOPs for the IPL in UAE from September 19 and will be sent to the franchise soon.
IPL 2020 Final to be moved to November 10
The IPL 2020 is scheduled to take place from September 19 to November 8 in UAE, but according to the latest reports coming final of the tournament is likely to be postponed from November 8 to November 10.
July 29, 2020: Emirates Cricket Board planning to host IPL 2020 with crowds
Emirates Cricket Board is interested to host the 2020 season of Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) with crowds in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Emirates Cricket Board is in talks with the UAE government to let crowds in the stadium.
July 28, 2020: IPL Governing Council meeting on August 2
The Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council will meet on August 2 via teleconferencing to discuss the plan and finalise the schedule for the IPL 2020.
July 27, 2020
Emirates Cricket Board confirms receiving ‘Letter of Intent’ from BCCI
Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) has confirmed that the receiving of the official ‘Letter of Intent’ from BCCI to host the IPL 2020 in UAE.
BCCI formally accepts the UAE offer to host IPL 2020
BCCI has sent the acceptance letter to the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) offer to host the IPL 2020 in UAE.
Full Story: BCCI accepted UAE offer to host IPL 2020
July 24, 2020: IPL 2020 to start from September 16 to November 8
The much-awaited IPL 2020 will start from September 19 and the final will be played on November 8 in UAE, confirmed by the IPL Governing Council Chairman Brijesh Patel.
July 21, 2020: BCCI seeks government permission to host IPL 2020 outside India
The Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council chairman Brijesh Patel confirmed that the BCCI has written to the Indian government for permission to host outside India.
July 20, 2020: ICC T20 World Cup 2020 postponed
ICC has officially postponed the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in IBC board meeting today. IBC Board is the commercial subsidiary of the ICC (International Cricket Council). With the postponement of ICC T20 World Cup 2020, the window is open for IPL 2020.
July 10, 2020: Asia Cup 2020 postponed a boost for IPL 2020
Asia Cup 2020 scheduled in September 2020 has been postponed till June 2021 due to coronavirus pandemic. With the postponement of Asia Cup 2020 possibility for IPL 2020 increased.
Full Story: Asia Cup 2020 postponed till July 2021
May 20, 2020: UAE offers to host IPL 2020
Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) had offered to host the IPL 2020, earlier, Sri Lanka Cricket had also offered.
Full Story: UAE offers to host IPL 2020
April 16, 2020
Sri Lanka offers to host IPL 2020
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has proposed the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCC) to host the 13th season of Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) in Sri Lanka.
Full Story: Would like to host IPL 2020: SLC
IPL 2020 suspended indefinitely
BCCI officially suspended IPL 2020 till further notice due to the evolving global health concerns regarding COVID-19 and lockdown measures implemented by the Government of India to contain the spread of the pandemic.
March 13, 2020: IPL 2020 postponed
BCCI suspends the IPL 2020 till 15 April 2020 as a precautionary measure against the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Full Story: BCCI suspends IPL 2020 till 15th April 2020
February 15, 2020: IPL 2020 Schedule
BCCI announced the schedule for the IPL 2020 with the opening match is between defending champions Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings on 29 March 2020 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
Full Story: IPL 2020 Full Schedule
December 19, 2019: IPL 2020 Auction
Auction for the Indian Premier League took place on December 19, 2020, in Kolkata. 332 players went under the hammer for the 73 slots available including 29 overseas players slots.
Full Story: IPL 2020 Auction live updates