Cauvery Turmoil Forces BCCI to Shift IPL Games From Chennai to Pune

Cauvery turmoil forces BCCI to shift IPL games from Chennai to Pune

The decision of BCCI to shift the Chennai IPL matches to some other city came to the Chennai fans as a blow. As the city is witnessing a rage of protests against the centre for the Cauvery issue, there may be security concerns for the players and the committee cannot take any risks.

Owing to the security concerns, the remaining six matches of IPL, which were supposed to be held in Chennai, have now shifted to a new city. Pune will be a new abode to Chennai Super Kings now. There were protests from the political parties for the Cauvery issue before and during the first match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings.

The IPL governing council chairperson Rajeev Shukla said that they had little option. The decision will take away the pleasure of Tamil Nadu cricket fans but the committee was left with no other option. They never aimed to deny the Tamil Nadu fans but the local police were not ready to provide them additional security.

As per other committee members too, they could not put the lives of the players at stake under any circumstances and the place where political protests are going on, it is not an ideal place to play a game. Pune is chosen over Thiruvananthapuram, Lucknow and Vishakhapatnam.

Related Post

Related Articles

Over 5600 Faculty Posts Vacant In Central Uni... There are approximately 5,606 posts for faculty are vacant in the central universities of the country. The prestigious institutes are nowhere differen...
Kerala Rain: Pet Dog Saves The Family From A ... Kerala: Whenever there is a danger, the four-legged pet is always ready as a firm shield against our families. This must remind you of the brave Gulgu...
Powerful Earthquake Rocks Indonesian Tourist ... The loss of life is relied upon to ascend with hundreds harmed and a large number of houses harmed, the National Disaster Mitigation Agency said in an...
New Flagship Store Opens In Bengaluru, ONEPLU... Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has opened their flagship authorised store in Jayanagar, Bengaluru this week. In addition to that, they have their of...

Be the first to comment on "Cauvery Turmoil Forces BCCI to Shift IPL Games From Chennai to Pune"

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


*