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The IPL trophy. File
The high-adrenaline Indian Premier League tournament is underway in India.
To win the targeted trophy, a team must feature in the top four of the IPL 2021 points table.
Pointers to remember:
• A team gets 2 points for a win.
• A team gets 1 point in case the game is abandoned or ends abruptly as No Result.
• A team gets 0 points in case of a loss.
The IPL action will shift to Sharjah on Tuesday, 22nd September where Rajasthan Royals will host Chennai Super Kings.
The Asia Cup, which will be a T20 event, is also scheduled to be held in September with UAE and Sri Lanka as possible hosts.
The world's richest cricket league will be played outside India for the third time after being held in South Africa in 2009 and the UAE in 2014 because it clashed with the national elections.
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