Expanding a IPL to 10 teams from 8 was one of a issues discussed during a assembly of a authorization owners and a league’s other stakeholders in London progressing this week.
However, a boost in a series of teams won’t be a initial as 10 sides competed in a 2011 book of a IPL with a further of a Kochi and Pune franchises.
Contractual issues between Kochi and a BCCI meant a group could usually final one deteriorate before a Sahara -owned Pune Warriors also pulled out after a 2013 edition, creation it an 8 group foe again from 2014.
“We discussed augmenting a series of teams though it was an spontaneous discussion. Anyway a teams don’t have a management to confirm on a matter, a BCCI will have to take a call though we are open to a idea,” a group official, who attended a assembly in London said.
Another central also reliable a IPL enlargement was discussed in a meeting.
“There was a contention though it was finished during an spontaneous level. There is no petrify devise as of now on how to go about it. More teams will lead to some-more games that could meant a bigger scheduling window. So, all of that needs to be worked out,” pronounced a official.
In a deficiency of a afterwards dangling Chennai Super Kings and Rajashthan Royals in a arise of a spot-fixing scandal, Rising Pune Supergiant and Gujarat Lions came into being in a IPL for dual seasons.
Sanjiv Goenka, a owners of Rising Pune Supergiant authorization that reached a 2017 IPL final in usually a second attempt, had voiced to sojourn invested over a two-year period.
With a code that IPL has become, there is substantial seductiveness from corporate India for investing in a biggest T20 foe in a world.