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Coronavirus outbreak: 5 reasons why IPL should have been cancelled and not postponed

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#2 Take cue from other international tournaments

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Champions League matches has been suspended (Source: Goal.com)

The country has already witnessed its first death in a 76-year-old man, the Indian government has issued several instructions in public interest — the situation is serious.

Look at the number of tournaments/matches being suspended/cancelled globally. Champions League matches, Serie A matches are being suspended, important badminton tournaments are being cancelled and there is a question mark on even the Tokyo Olympics 2020. Taking cue, the BCCI should have prioritised public health and cancelled the tournament.

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