It's Mumbai Indians Vs Chennai Super Kings today
The Indian T20 league or the Indian premier league begins from today, 19th of September, at 7:30 pm. The IPL is supposed to be played from the late weeks of March, but due to this pandemic effect, it had been postponed. Another change in the stereotype is that it's been played in the UAE because of the pandemic situations prevailing over India.
In the introductory match, Mumbai Indians and the Chennai Super Kings lock horns at the Sheik Zayed stadium. Both the teams are equally strong and have a tough head to head ratio. The CSK players , faced a hard time after reaching UAE as many of their players were contaminated with the Covid-19 virus, yet sources say that they are fit to play now. A major blow to The Dhoni-led battalion, the middle order player Raina and the spin master, Harbhajan Singh is missing out this time from the squad.
Care is been taken that the IPL should not turn out to be the spark to the pandemic resulting in more widespread infection. The players are supposed to have COVID tests very frequently and are compelled to follow the guidelines to avoid infection, including social distancing, sanitization, and others,off the field.
This time the Indian Premier League is title sponsored by DREAM 11.