Thu, 16 Sep 2021

Fans are welcome back to stadium for reminder of IPL 2021 with limited capacity!!

Much-awaited Indian Premier League resumes in the UAE this weekend, but the event's organizers announced that Limited spectators will be allowed into the stadiums on Wednesday.

The UAE-leg of the IPL 2021 starts from Sunday. (Twitter)

"This match will be a momentous occasion as IPL will welcome the fans back to the stadiums after a brief hiatus owing to the COVID-19 situation," an IPL statement said.

"Matches will be played at Dubai, Sharjah, and Abu Dhabi with limited seating available keeping in mind the COVID protocols and UAE government regulations," it added.

It will be the first time since 2019 that the IPL will be played in front of an audience.

Last year, the league was played behind closed doors in the UAE while the first half of the 2021 edition was also played inside a strict bio-bubble.

"Fans can buy tickets starting September 16 for the remainder of the tournament on the official website Tickets can also be purchased on," the league organizers said.