BPL 2022 Schedule: Bangladesh Premier League T20 has been postponed to 2022
BPL 2022 Schedule and Start Date: Bangladesh Cricket Board has announced to postpone the Bangladesh Premier League T20 due to COVID-19.
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has now confirmed the cancellation of the upcoming BPL 2022 schedule due to increasing cases of Covid-19. BCB find it difficult to host the tournament in November-December as T20 World Cup 2022 is scheduled to take place in that time frame. The previous season of the Bangladesh Premier League T20 was also cancelled due to the pandemic.
BCB President said that it won’t be possible to conduct the tournament without the participation of foreign cricketers and would put pressure on the logistics too.
BPL 2022 Schedule: The League has been postponed to 2022
The Bangladesh Premier League 2022 was scheduled to take place in March 2022 but the increase in the Coronavirus cases put a hold on the tournament. According to the latest reports, BPL T20 2022 is now postponed and it will now be held in 2022.
This is the eighth season of BPL T20, the league will now start on 14 January 2022 and will conclude with the final on February 18. The cricket fans in Bangladesh need to wait one year for one of the popular T20 tournament.
The upcoming season of BPL 2022 will be played for 36 days featuring the same seven teams who participate in the last season. The last match of the Bangladesh Premier League was played in December 2019 where Rajshahi Royals won the tournament defeating Khulna Tigers by twenty-one runs. The league was named Bangabandhu BPL T20 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Bangabandhu.
Here are the seven partciating teas for the BPL 2022:
- Rajshahi Royals
- Chattogram Challengers
- Rangpur Rangers
- Khulna Tigers
- Dhaka Platoon
- Cumilla Warriors
- Sylhet Thunder.
- Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium
- Capacity: 20,000
- Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium
- Capacity: 26,000
- Sylhet International Cricket Stadium
- Capacity: 18,500
About BPL 2022
|Dates||14 January 2022 to 18 February 2022|
|Administrator||Bangladesh Cricket Board|
BPL Governing Council
|Tournament Format||Double Round-robin and playoffs|