Taking a cue out of Jharkhand, Puducherry and Andhra, the Kerala Cricket Association has deliberate a T20 League, titled President’s Cup, to renew cricketing actions within the state in December.
The occasion, topic to state authorities clearance, will mark the return of India worldwide and native boy S. Sreesanth. The quick bowler’s seven-year ban resulted in September, and he would be the star attraction of the match to be held in Alappuzha. The dates, nevertheless, will not be finalised.
The quick bowler with 87 Test wickets and two World Cup titles was banned by the Board of Control for Cricket in India for his alleged involvement within the IPL spot-fixing scandal in 2013.
“Yes, definitely. Sreesanth will be an attraction. Every player will be in a bio-bubble in one hotel in Alappuzha. We are looking at the first week of December. The clearance from the Kerala government is the main thing,” Sajan Okay. Varghese, president, Kerala Cricket Association instructed Sportstar.
Fantasy sports activities platform Dream11, which has been a part of the opposite hyperlocal T20 leagues, is on board for the Kerala occasion, too. “With the support of Dream11, it is a league format that we have planned. All the teams, from different age-groups, are from Kerala,” he stated.
As the T20 league has been successful within the strict bio-secure atmosphere in different states, the clearance might simply be a formality.
Despite a surge in COVID-19 numbers in Kerala, the restoration charge stays the very best in comparison with different states.