IPL 2024 Update: KKR vs RR & GT vs DC Matches Rescheduled Due to General Elections


The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced a slight rescheduling of the IPL 2024 schedule to accommodate the upcoming General Election 2024. The originally planned matches between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), Gujarat Titans (GT), and Delhi Capitals (DC) have been shifted to avoid any security concerns during the election period.

The revised schedule for 2 fixtures – TATA IPL 2024

Sr. No. Day Date Match Venue
1 Tuesday 16th April KKR vs RR Eden Gardens, Kolkata
2 Wednesday 17th April GT vs DC Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad


KKR vs RR match was originally scheduled for 17th April 2024, at Eden Garden, Kolkata, And GT vs DC was scheduled for Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad.

The BCCI has assured fans that the rest of the IPL schedule remains unchanged. This decision comes after consultations with local authorities and franchise owners, prioritizing the smooth conduct of both the elections and the cricket tournament.

This rescheduling might impact team strategies and training schedules as they adjust to the new dates. However, it ensures minimal disruption to the overall tournament and prioritizes safety during the elections. Fans who had planned to attend the originally scheduled matches will need to adjust their plans accordingly.

Get here the complete and updated IPL 2024 schedule. This development highlights the need for careful planning and coordination between sporting events and national elections in India.

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