Sadik has been interested in sports since he became mayor of London in 2016. For the first time in London, he played a leading role in the organization of the major baseball league. When the new Tottenham Stadium signs a 10-year contract to host National Football League (NFL) matches each season.
This time Sadik wants to watch the IPL in London. He treats cricket differently. The Surrey County team experienced things as a child. Sadik said that if he won the mayoral election again on May 8, he would work to host an IPL match at Lord’s or The Oval.
“It’s part of my plan to make London better after the epidemic. I know Londoners are looking forward to Wirata Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Rishava Panta. London, with the world’s two largest cricket pitches, Lord’s and The Oval, is the perfect place to play. IPL ».
The England and Wales (ECB) cricket team can also support the move. Surrey County Team Chief Richard Thompson has already told the Daily Mail about his IPL efforts.
India has previously hosted IPLs outside the country. The reason for the 2009 elections was the IPL in South Africa. The latest event took place in the United Arab Emirates due to an outbreak of coronavirus.