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It has been reported that the Authorities of India has despatched a proposal to the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) to arrange a cricket match on August 22 between India and the Remainder of the World to commemorate 75 years of India’s independence.

In accordance with sources, the proposal has been despatched by the Ministry of Tradition and they’re in talks with the officers of the nationwide cricket board to try to urge the Indian gamers in addition to abroad cricketers to play a recreation as a part of the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav marketing campaign.

When requested to touch upon the identical, the BCCI mentioned that the proposal is simply within the dialogue levels and that many  operational and logistical challenges lie forward in guaranteeing the companies of the worldwide cricketers.

We’ve got acquired a proposal from the federal government: BCCI supply

“We’ve got acquired a proposal from the federal government to arrange a cricket match between India XI and World XI on August 22. For a remainder of the world squad, we would want at the very least 13-14 worldwide gamers and their availability is one thing that we have to verify on,” a supply mentioned as quoted as saying by NDTV.

Moreover, the supply additionally added that there is not going to be any issues in getting the highest stars of Indian cricket together with the likes of Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and so forth. who will doubtless be rested for the Zimbabwe tour subsequent month. Nevertheless, there shall be a large amount of issue in roping in worldwide gamers who shall be engaged in English home cricket and the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

Aside from all these elements, one other factor that the BCCI is trying to overcome is whether or not the abroad gamers who shall be part of this initiative be required to be compensated financially for his or her participation. Regardless that the match shouldn’t be but confirmed to happen,  it should reportedly happen at New Delhi’s Arun Jaitley Stadium.