Australia chairman of selectors Trevor Hohns expects the country's IPL players to forgo the high-profile T20 league starting mid-September if a tri-series involving West Indies and Afghanistan is scheduled at the same time.
Even though the ending of the IPL and the beginning of the T20 World Cup will be just three days apart, both the ICC and BCCI vice president Rajeev Shukla have assured that would not be a problem.
Ashwin took to Twitter in late April to announce that he would take a break from the tournament since his family members were Covid positive, he had planned to come back but the tournament got postponed.
The 14th edition of the IPL was earlier suspended on May 4 after multiple players and coaching staff from four different franchises tested positive for the dreaded COVID-19.
Veteran New Zealand cricketer Ross Taylor fears International cricket will lose its identity with IPL getting stronger and young cricketers preferring franchise cricket over international cricket.
The low-scoring final between the Rising Pune Supergiant and Mumbai Indians turned into a nail-biter as Pune required only 4 runs on the final ball to win, but in the end Mumbai emerged victorious.
New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson revealed how overseas players were looked after during and post the IPL-14 suspension, claiming it was the right decision by the BCCI to suspend the cash-league mid-way.
Sunil Gavaskar hailed the entire RCB unit for their brilliant performance in the tournament and pointed out the contributions of the likes of AB de Villiers, Devdutt Padikkal and Mohammed Siraj in steadying the Red Army's ship.
Chennai Super Kings posted a video on their official Instagram account of their skipper MS Dhoni enacting Jadeja’s trademark sword-wielding gesture.
Cricketer turned commentator Aakash Chopra believes that as the Indian Premier League expands with ten teams, five overseas players will maintain the quality of the competition.