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Ajinkya Rahane has supported the idea of stage idea IPL 2020 Behind the closed door. The core of the Indian Test has revived it Recent statements Of Krunal And Hardik Pandya Playing IPL matches in empty stadiums rather than canceling the event altogether.
In a live Instagram session with the official handles of Delhi capitals, Rahane He expressed his desire to entertain the fans through some good cricket on the field. He explained that the idea would not come as a surprise as most cricketers grew up playing domestic matches in empty stadiums.
He further added that the enjoyment of the fans was the primary goal and this could be achieved by watching IPL matches on their television sets or online.
“We’ve played a lot of domestic cricket in empty stadiums. We’ve gotten used to it. I also think it’s good for the fans that we play in empty stadiums because of the COVID-19 situation. Domestic crowds don’t attract as much crowd as international games.” Playing in empty stadiums is very good for the fans and for their protection. They will enjoy it a lot, ”Rahane said.
BCCI puts IPL 2020 behind closed doors as an option
Ajinkya Rahani’s remarks came after the outbreak of COVID-19 which resulted in the IPL being postponed indefinitely. Several rumors spread, with one of the party officials speaking Sportskeeda Recently about the possibility of holding IPL 2020 in empty stadiums.
The The team official told Sportciceda He explained the challenges that the organizers are facing in forming a united front with the COVID-19 situation. Since most listeners have watched their IPL on television or online, it seemed a great option to run it behind closed doors rather than cancel it altogether.
“The biggest challenge is to manage the IPL this season. But the current situation is very serious and it doesn’t look so easy. If the event is conducted, people will not be allowed to watch the games live. More than 60 per cent of IPL viewers watch TV. And on the internet, it won’t be a big deal except to lose the receipt of the gate. A lot of good, “commented the team officials.