Indian Premier League i.e. IPL 2020 starts on 29th of next month
It was under the captaincy of Kapil Dev that India won the World Cup for the first time in 1983.
Dainik BhaskarFeb 28, 2020, 07:59 AM IST Sports Desk. Former Team India captain Kapil Dev has said that if players are feeling more tired then they should not play IPL. According to Kapil, playing for the country is more important. The 13th season of the Indian Premier League i.e. IPL starts on 29 March. This former captain admitted that the players are playing too much in this round. International schedule is also quite busy.
During an event on Thursday, not far from international cricket, Kapil expressed concern about the players' busy schedules and fatigue. Said, "If you (players) feel that fatigue is too much, then avoid playing IPL. Because, you are not representing the country there. I agree that players from the IPL come into the limelight. I do not want anyone to suffer financial loss. I just want to say that it is a different thing for the country. Its experience is different. Playing for a franchise or club is a different thing. ” Kapil also admitted that during his career he too felt tired at times.
Virat had also raised questions, during the last IPL season, the players' fatigue issue was also raised. When Team India left for New Zealand a month ago. Just before that he played the home series against Australia. Then Virat Kohli not only expressed concern about such a busy schedule but also raised questions. The captain of Team India also said that due to the long journey and the difference in time, it is not easy to go to another country and mold yourself according to the situation. Kohli had hoped that these things would definitely be considered in the future. Team India was to play all three formats in New Zealand. T20 and ODIs have been done. One Test team India has lost. The second and final Test will be played from 29 February.