IPL Cricket Live 2021:The Mumbai Indians champions will take on Chennai Super Kings in Dubai in the second leg of IPL 2021 on 19 September.
In a statement, the organizers announced, in a major development, fans will be allowed to stay in stadiums for the Emirates leg of the Indian Premier League 2021. (more cricket news)
The IPL tournament will resume with five-time champions and defending champions Mumbai Indians, three-time Indian Premier League champions Chennai Super Kings at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on September 19.
“This match will be a momentous occasion as IPL will welcome fans to the stadium after a short break due to the COVID-19 situation,” IPL said in a statement. Fans can buy tickets for the rest of the tournament starting September 16 on the official website www.iplt20.com. Tickets can also be purchased on platinumlist.net.
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Matches will be held in Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi, with a limited number of seats available as per COVID protocols and UAE government regulations. This will be the first time since 2019 that the IPL will be played in front of the public.
Last year, the league was played behind closed doors in the UAE, while the first half of the 2021 edition was also played inside a tighter vitality bubble. Although league organizers did not specify how many fans would be allowed inside, sources said their attendance would be 50 per cent of the stadium’s capacity.