New Delhi, Feb. 28 -- The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is considering 4-5 venues including Hyderabad to host the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 which is scheduled to start in the second week of April.

According to a report in DNA, the board is thinking of hosting IPL 2021 in multiple venues including Hyderabad, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Delhi, and Ahmedabad. It is also holding discussions with the Maharashtra government over the Mumbai venue.

Earlier, there were discussions that Mumbai, with four stadiums, Wankhede, Brabourne, DY Patil and Reliance Stadium, will be a good option to create a single bio-secure bubble and hold the eight-week long tournament.

However, the board is compelled to consider other options too followi...