Chennai Super Kings are in a rush to depart for Dubai and begin their preparations for the IPL in UAE. According to the reviews the staff is keen to depart on August 10, however the SOP may lead to a delay of their departure.
“CSK have been proactive. They had informed the players to be ready to leave on August 10. But the delay in SOPs from the BCCI could push that back,” The Times of India quoted a supply as saying.
Also KKR are aiming for August 19-20 departure, whereas different groups are taking a look at leaving the nation by August 25.
Reportedly, all of the groups can have to create their very own bio-bubble and organise the camps earlier than September 19. Apart from that there’s news circulating about limiting the scale of the squad which is mostly 25-28.
“If at all there are directions on the squad strength, then the franchises would prefer to prune their non-playing staff. Some franchises will leave this decision to the coach and the team management. Ideally, if there is a cap then it should be on the entourage as a whole,” an unnamed franchise official was quoted as saying by TOI.
It was additionally reported earlier, that the franchises may also pool in to get the South African gamers from the nation, the place there are journey restrictions.