The UAE leg of IPL 2021 is scheduled to begin from September 19. Earlier, many England players withdrew their names and franchises had to look for their replacements. Now in the meantime, a big news is coming out through the reports, which can surely be a big setback for the teams. It is reported that the players of EnglandCan miss the play-off matches played in
English players can miss play-off matches
After the cancellation of Manchester Test, before IPL 2021, the England Cricket Board and their players are giving one big setback after another. At first some English players withdrew from the league. So at the same time, it is looking difficult for the remaining players to play in the play-off matches.
According to reports, the England team management wants that all the players who are going to participate in the T20 World Cup, they should participate in the 2-match T20 series against Pakistan to be held on their soil. This means that players like Eoin Morgan, Moeen Ali, Sam Billings, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy, Chris Woakes, Tom Curran will not be available to play in the IPL 2021 playoffs.
IPL 2021 play-off matches will start from October 10
The England cricket team has reached Pakistan on 9 October to play a 2-match T20I series before the T20 World Cup. While the IPL schedule was already released, according to which the IPL play-off matches will start from October 10. According to the report, the England team management wants to see its players playing the series in Pakistan at any cost. The England team will also play two warm-up matches in the UAE and the ECB wants the presence of all its players in that too.
Let us tell you, earlier on Saturday suddenly David Malan, Chris Woakes andwithdrew their names from the league. IPL franchises are very angry with this action of English players. He has also complained to the BCCI about this.