Bhubaneswar: The BCCI Working Committee will meet today to shortlist two prospective countries which will be kept as alternative venues for the seventh edition of the IPL which is set to clash with the general elections. While South Africa is the front-runner having had the experience of hosting the second season of IPL, United Arab Emirates (UAE) is also among the countries being considered for the event to be held between April 9 to June 3 window.

The final decision on an alternative location will be taken only after the government announces the dates of the general elections.

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