In a serious improvement, BCCI Vice-president Rajiv Shukla on Tuesday (Could 4) introduced that IPL 2021 has been suspended resulting from rising COVID-19 circumstances.
The choice to droop IPL 2021 got here after some gamers examined optimistic regardless of dwelling in bio-bubble. Two gamers from KKR examined optimistic on Monday, whereas SRH’s Wriddhiman Saha and Delhi Capitals’ Amit Mishra additionally examined optimistic.
Earlier on Tuesday, the Bombay Excessive Courtroom had agreed to listen to a plea filed for cancelling or suspending the IPL 2021 resulting from rising COVID-19 circumstances throughout the nation. LiveLaw reported that the plea has sought damages of Rs 1000 crores from the BCCI and revenue from IPL for medical therapy and oxygen for COVID-19. Notably, an identical PIL in search of cancellation of IPL 2021 has been filed within the Delhi excessive court docket as properly.