England’s greatest county membership Surrey needs Indian Premier League groups to return and play matches in England in a venture that might be price ‘tens of thousands and thousands of kilos in an effort to enhance their monetary state of affairs, experiences English tabloid Day by day Mail.
Senior officers of Surrey are hoping to host the workforce for matches on the workforce’s floor Kia Oval and different Take a look at grounds.
The report additional mentioned that as quickly because the pandemic state of affairs improves they intend to host official video games whereas taking priority from London internet hosting American sporting giants such because the NFL.
“We might like to carry the IPL to London and different areas of England,” Surrey chairman Richard Thompson informed Sportsmail. “We expect that is the silver bullet by way of reaching a extra various viewers for cricket on this nation.
“We might stage video games in the identical method Jacksonville Jaguars, for one, play authentic NFL video games in London. The windfalls that staging the Champions Trophy and World Cup offered for English cricket had been enormous and we see the IPL on that stage.
“This might be price tens of thousands and thousands to the English recreation. We’ve got all misplaced a lot cash by way of Covid that we’ve to be extra inventive and supply cricket that generates the income you would not in any other case have made. That is why I feel IPL is a no brainer.”
Surrey have additionally been making an attempt to get the backing of London Mayor Sadiq Khan however it’s unclear if they’ve approached BCCI on the matter but.