Jaipur: BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary on Monday said the board is trying its best to ensure all matches of the 2019 IPL take place in India.
The dates and venues of the IPL are not announced yet as the BCCI is awaiting the schedule of the 2019 general elections which could clash with the T20 league.
"We are trying our best to ensure that not a single game is taken out of India," said Choudhary during the IPL auction here on Tuesday.
Due to the World Cup in England from May 30-July 14, the IPL is likely to run from last week of March to mid-May.
The BCCI had hosted the tournament in South Africa during the 2009 elections before partially hosting it in the UAE during the 2014 elections.
Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.
After retirement from cricket, Gambhir joined Bharatiya Janata Party and became a member of Lok Sabha after winning in the 2019 general elections from East Delhi constituency.
England are slated to visit India from January-March for five Tests and a limited-overs series.
The Sydney Test, usually known as the New Year's Test, begins in the first week of January but has been pushed back to 7 January in the planned schedule.