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IPL 2021 Auction Set for February 18; Venue Undecided- BCCI Official

The 2020 edition was held in the UAE in September-November due to the COVID-19 pandemic.A smooth conduct of India's home series against England from next month should pave the way for the lucrative league to be held at home.

  • PTI
  • Updated: January 22, 2021, 6:47 PM IST
IPL 2021 Auction Set for February 18; Venue Undecided- BCCI Official

The IPL players auction ahead of the 2021 season is likely to be held on February 18, a BCCI official told PTI on Friday."The auction will be held on February 18. The venue is yet to be decided," the official said.The BCCI is also yet to decide whether the IPL will happen in India or not even though Board President Sourav Ganguly has repeatedly asserted that everything possible would be done to keep the glitzy event at its home.

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