IPL 2020: CSK to depart for UAE on August 21, base camp to be Dubai | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will go away for UAE on August 21 for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020, mentioned Kasi Viswanathan, workforce CEO, on Tuesday.
Before heading for UAE, the workforce will attend a coaching camp in Chennai on the MA Chidambaram Stadium (Chepauk), mentioned Viswanathan, whereas talking with ANI, including that Dubai would be the base camp for the three-time IPL champions.
“The workforce will begin training at Chepauk largely by August 16. Dhoni and Raina, together with different workforce members, would arrive by August 14-15, and we might go away for UAE round August 21,” he mentioned.
The CSK CEO additionally confirmed that the workforce is planning to take 8-10 web bowlers together with them, however nothing has been finalised but.
The 13th version of the IPL can be performed for 53 days, from September 19 to November 10, throughout three venues — Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, and Dubai. The closing match is scheduled to be performed on a weekday, i.e. Tuesday, for the primary time within the historical past of the T20 event.
On Monday, IPL chairman Brijesh Patel had confirmed that the board has obtained authorities approval to go forward with the IPL within the UAE.
This time, each the afternoon and night matches can be performed half-an-hour sooner than traditional.
“IPL 2020 can be performed from September 19 and the ultimate can be performed on November 10, 2020. The 53-day event will witness 10-afternoon matches beginning at 15:30 IST whereas the night matches will begin at 19:30 IST,” the BCCI launch had acknowledged.
Earlier right now, the Emirates Cricket Board had additionally confirmed that they’ve acquired official clearance from the BCCI to host the IPL 2020.
The IPL was initially slated to be performed from March 29, but it surely was postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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