Richard Thompson Hopes To Host IPL 2022 in England
The 14th edition of IPL started with the end of all waiting. Richard Thompson, chairman of the country’s county club Surrey, said he hoped the next edition of the IPL 2022 would be held in England, though this year in India.
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He spoke directly to the international media about this. People in England are averse to cricket, he thinks IPL can be a great platform to bring people back to cricket. “People in our country have turned their backs on cricket,” Thompson said.
Organizing IPL can be a great opportunity to turn people’s interest in cricket. We are committed to hosting IPL in London and England. We have to do something alternative to make up for the financial loss caused by Covid-19.
He has been dreaming of hosting the IPL in England since he has a good relationship with many club owners in the IPL and he hopes that the clubs will also respond positively.