The IPL 2020, which has been shifted to the UAE due to five million plus COVID cases in India, is a 'TV-only event', expected to be lapped up by all and sundry who crave for cricket and Bollywood in equal measure during prime time
Sundar Raman was at the heart of Indian cricket administration for a solid seven years on-the-go. A lot of operational success of the IPL can be attributed to him. His marketing acumen was instrumental in IPL's unprecedented growth over the years.
At a time when most cricket Boards like England and Australia are reeling under economic stress, India may use its financial muscle to influence the way cricket is scheduled post-COVID-19 and ICC will not be amused