Kevin Pietersen left for the UAE to undertake broadcasting duties in IPL 2020.© Instagram
“Hope Delhi Capitals win,” stated former England skipper Kevin Pietersen whereas leaving for UAE to undertake broadcasting duties within the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. Pietersen was just lately commentating within the now-concluded T20I collection between England and Australia. Now, the previous English batsman has left from the shores of Southampton and has made his approach to Dubai.
The previous England skipper posted a photograph of himself on Instagram captioning it: “From a bubble within the UK to a bubble in Dubai…! I like that we now have cricket again and as at all times very enthusiastic about engaged on the @iplt20. Who’s profitable? I hope Delhi.”
Throughout his taking part in days, Pietersen had represented Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils, and Rising Pune SuperGiants within the IPL.
Delhi Capitals might be led by Shreyas Iyer this 12 months and the facet has added the likes of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ajinkya Rahane to additional bolster their squad.
Mumbai Indians and Chennai Tremendous Kings might be locking horns within the opening match of the IPL 2020 on September 19. Dubai will play host to 24 video games, 20 matches might be performed in Abu Dhabi whereas Sharjah will host 12 video games.
The dates and venues for the playoff phases might be launched later. The opening match between the finalists of the 2019 version might be performed in Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
The IPL 2020 might be performed from September 19-November 10 within the UAE throughout three venues –Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah.
There might be a complete of 10 doubleheaders on this version of the event. The night matches might be performed at 7:30 PM IST whereas the afternoon matches are as a consequence of begin at 3:30 PM IST.
All of the groups have already reached UAE to participate within the event and are presently present process coaching. Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) had been the final group to begin their coaching and so they lastly stepped on the sector final week after their third spherical of COVID-19 exams.
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