Hours after the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 was postponed, Cricket Australia stated that it’s in direct contact with the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) to make sure secure lodging and repatriation of the Australian contingent.
“Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers’ Affiliation perceive the choice of the BCCI to indefinitely postpone the 2021 Indian Premier League for the protection and wellbeing of all individuals,” a joint assertion from Cricket Australia (CA) and ACA learn.
“CA is in direct contact with the BCCI as they work by means of plans to make sure the secure lodging and repatriation of Australian gamers, coaches, match officers, and commentators again residence to Australia,” it added.
Cricket Australia and the @ACA_Players perceive the choice of the BCCI to indefinitely postpone the 2021 Indian Premier League for the protection and wellbeing of all individuals. pic.twitter.com/M612hrnZFo
— Cricket Australia (@CricketAus) Might 4, 2021
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison had final week introduced a ban on passenger flights from India until Might 15 and he additionally stated that there could be no particular privileges given to the Australian gamers in India.
Cricket Australia stated it is not going to search an exemption on the journey ban and thanked BCCI for his or her efforts to make sure the protection of all individuals on the IPL.”CA and the ACA respect the choice of the Australian Authorities to pause journey from India till not less than Might 15 and won’t search exemptions,” the assertion additional learn.”CA and the ACA thank the BCCI for his or her efforts and cooperation for the secure repatriation of all individuals on the IPL,” it added.
The IPL Governing Council (GC) and BCCI on Tuesday in an emergency assembly unanimously determined to postpone IPL 2021 season, with instant impact.
Additionally, the BCCI stated that it’s going to do all the pieces in its energy to rearrange for the safe and secure passage of all of the individuals in IPL 2021.
In the meantime, Star India has backed the BCCI’s resolution to postpone the 14th version of IPL. Star India, the broadcasters of the showpiece occasion, thanked BCCI, IPL GC, and franchises for his or her help throughout the event.