Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia on Thursday pressured the necessity for the organisers to concentrate on guaranteeing well being security for everybody who will be travelling to the UAE for the match. The 13th version of IPL will happen from September 19th and November 10th in three cities of UAE – Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah. Wadia, in an interview, stated that the there could be critical repercussions even when a single case is reported throughout the match.
Wadia, within the interview, was requested concerning the hypothesis concerning IPL’s sponsorship cope with Chinese cell phone producers VIVO. “There is much speculation going on. I think it is ridiculous. The only thing we (team owners) know is that the IPL is happening. We are very concerned about the safety of the players and all others involved. Even if there is one case, the IPL could be doomed,” Wadia advised PTI after the homeowners’ assembly on Wednesday night.
Meanwhile, the BCCI on Thursday suspended the IPL title sponsorship cope with Chinese cell phone firm Vivo for the occasion’s upcoming version amid the Sino-India border face-off. The board despatched out a one-line assertion, with out giving any particulars, to say that Vivo won’t be related to the IPL this yr.
“The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and vivo Mobile India Pvt Ltd have decided to suspend their partnership for Indian Premier League in 2020,” the press launch said.
The firm, on its half, said that the affiliation is being paused. “The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and vivo Mobile India Pvt Ltd have mutually decided to pause their partnership for the 2020 season of Indian Premier League,” it said.
(With PTI inputs)