The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has postponed the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 after several players and support staff tested positive for COVID-19.
In a statement issued , The BCCI said it does not want to compromise on the safety of the players, support staff and the other participants involved in organising the IPL.
“This decision was taken keeping the safety, health and wellbeing of all the stakeholders in mind. These are difficult times, especially in India and while we have tried to bring in some positivity and cheer, however, it is imperative that the tournament is now suspended and everyone goes back to their families and loved ones in these trying times”, said The Board of Control for Cricket in India
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