Deccan Chronicle – Bengaluru: The Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council (GC) chairman Rajeev Shukla on Sunday assured that the IPL match timings issue will be resolved amicably.

Summary

  • Bengaluru: The Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council (GC) chairman Rajeev Shukla on Sunday assured that the IPL match timings issue will be resolved amicably.
  • The IPL match timings have been much talked about since the last season.
  • Trending: LIVE| Indian Premier League 2018 Player Auction – RR splash big on Unadkat, K GowthamFollowing it, the IPL GC also announced that the evening games would be preponed to 7 pm from 8 pm, while the day matches will start from 5:30 pm now than 4:00 pm.
  • Three-time IPL winners Mumbai Indians were among them and co-owner Akash Ambani stated the newly proposed timings will affect the revenue and viewership of the game since the two matches are expected to overlap as a result of doubleheaders.
  • “The broadcaster [Star India] had requested [shift in match timings] and the GC has considered it during its meeting.


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