(Photo) Last two IPL league matches to be played concurrently

In a first, the last two league matches of IPL 2021 will be played simultaneously on October 8. In its meeting on Tuesday, the IPL Governing Council decided that on the last day of the league stage, instead of having one afternoon match and one evening match, both the fixtures – Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Mumbai Indians and RCB vs Delhi Capitals – will be played concurrently at 7.30 pm IST. As per the original schedule, Mumbai Indians was to play SRH at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi at 3.30 pm, while RCB was to lock horns with DC in Dubai at 7.30 pm.