According to Langer, IPL offers the best grind to the players, who sweat it out for the coveted trophy.
However, he expressed disappointment with India's cash-rich league getting deferred due to coronavirus pandemic in the country.
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We were determined for the impending IPL season, says Langer
"Before this crisis started to unravel, we were absolutely determined for our guys to play the IPL. Because with the T20 World Cup coming up, there's no better grounding, no better practice, no better tournament for them to get ready for that," Langer said.
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