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IPL 2021 cancelled: BCCI, teams may lose more than Rs 3,000 crore

On an average the BCCI earns Rs 67 crore from every match broadcast. It earned Rs 4,000 crore from the IPL in 2020 and was expected to earn a similar amount this time

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IPL 2021 | BCCI | Indian Premier League

Sai Manish  |  New Delhi 

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The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday finally called off the (IPL) 2021 indefinitely after players and support staff of various franchises tested positive for Covid. The cancellation of the league, the biggest money spinner for the BCCI, which in turn is the biggest contributor to the finances of IPL teams, could be a big financial setback for both.

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First Published: Tue, May 04 2021. 17:26 IST
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