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Chris Silverwood wants England players in tournament to guard against burn-out

IPL 2020: Chris Silverwood wants England players in tournament to guard against burn-out

Firstpost p IPL 2020: Chris Silverwood wants England players in tournament to guard against burn-out p Manchester: England head coach Chris Silverwood has no doubt that competing in a world class event like IPL will help his players prepare well for the T20 World Cup but is worried about players burning themselves out.File image of England coach Chris Silverwood.As many as 10 England players, including seven cricketers who were involved in the recent limited over series against Australia, reached UAE on Thursday from the United Kingdom ahead of the IPL which begins on Saturday.Moeen Ali (Royal Challengers Bangalore), Jonny Bairstow (Sunrisers Hyderabad) and Sam Curran (Chennai Super Kings) are among other England players who will feature in the IPL this year.

"Obviously, the contracts are good for them but equally as well we're looking forward at a T20 World Cup." The next T20 World Cup is scheduled to be held in India next year in October-November.

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