Ness Wadia said that INR 2000 crore is a conservative number, claiming new IPL teams are going for INR 3000-4000 crore.
Delhi, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Chennai have been shortlisted as potential venues but the BCCI is yet to take a final call on the matter
The franchise has failed to win an IPL title since the event's inaugural edition in 2008.
The star-studded eight-team Indian Premier League (IPL) was originally scheduled to start on March 29 in Mumbai but looks set for a cancellation given the current crisis
Ness Wadia, who spoke to the BCCI officials including president Sourav Ganguly on Friday, said the situation has to improve for the IPL to take place
St Lucia Zouks is one of the six teams competing in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL). The team is led by former West Indies captain Darren Sammy
Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia writes to BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to propose singing of the Indian national anthem before the start of every IPL game and expand the league outside the country
Ness was reportedly sentenced for a two-year jail term in Japan for possession of drugs. He is the eldest son of Nusli Wadia, one of India's wealthiest businessman, and heir to the 283 Wadia group.
Ness Wadia was arrested in early March at New Chitose Airport in the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido.
Ness, who is the co-owner of Kings XI Punjab team, is the eldest son of Nusli Wadia and heir to the 283-year-old Wadia group.
On October 1, the court had suggested that Wadia and Zinta settle the issue amicably.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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