<div class="img-caption-wrap "> <img alt="IPL Governing Council to discuss Ranjib Biswal's roadmap on Octber 6" src="https://st2.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/cricket/image_20130617230706.jpg" title="IPL Governing Council to discuss Ranjib Biswal's roadmap on Octber 6" /> <p class="imgcaptionnew" style="width:618px;"> Ranjib Biswal was recently appointed the chairman of the Indian Premier League © AFP (Representational Photo)</p> </div> <strong>Bhubaneswar: Oct 2, 2013</strong><br /> <br /> Newly-appointed <a href="/tags/IPL/post" target="_blank">Indian Premier League</a> (IPL) Chairman <a href="/tags/Ranjib-Biswal/post" target="_blank">Ranjib Biswal</a> on Wednesday, said <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/cricket-articles/Ranjib-Biswal-promises-clean-IPL-tournament/31539" target="_blank">the roadmap he prepared to make the tournament clean</a> and corruption-free would be placed before the event's Governing Council at its meeting scheduled to be held in Delhi on October 6.<br /> <br /> "I have something in mind. I will share this with members of the Governing Council including <a href="/tags/Ravi-Shastri/post" target="_blank">Ravi Shastri</a> and <a href="/tags/GR-Vishwanath/post" target="_blank">GR Vishwanath</a>. Then only I can be able to speak publicly on it," Biswal told reporters here while replying to queries on roadmap to sweep corruption from IPL matches.<br /> <br /> Stating that 'check and balance' was essential to ensure a clean IPL tournament in 2014, Biswal said the Governing Council members would together take a decision about IPL's next course of action.<br /> <br /> Asked about match-fixing and corruption in the IPL this year, Biswal said, "The IPL Governing Council will also review the past incidents."<br /> <br /> The <a href="/tags/BCCI/post" target="_blank">Board of Control for Cricket in India</a> (BCCI) has already taken certain steps by appointing anti-corruption units involving IPS officer, he said, adding one such unit would keep a vigil on each IPL team too.<br /> <br /> On possible increase of teams under IPL tournament, Biswal said the Governing Council would deliberate on this matter at its October 6 meeting.<br /> <br /> "The council will decide whether eight teams will participate or to increase the number to 10," Biswal said.<br /> <br /> Biswal, also president of <a href="/tags/OCA/post" target="_blank">Odisha Cricket Association</a> (OCA), said Cuttack was a venue of IPL matches. It comes under the catchment area of <a href="/tags/Sunrisers-Hyderabad/post" target="_blank">Sunrisers Hyderabad</a>.<br /> <br /> "I will try to convince them to take Cuttack as a venue," the 43-year-old IPL Chairman said.<br /> <br /> Earlier after becoming IPL chairman, Biswal had announced "I will try to make IPL a clean cricket tournament. Besides, I will also see that IPL matches will be played in a better way with every passing season."<br /> <br /> Besides Biswal, the Governing Council of the IPL comprises TC Mathew, Amitabh Choudhary, Chetan Desai, Nilay Dutta, Subir Ganguly, Ravi Shastri, GR Viswanath, Arindam Ganguly (Special Invitee) and C K Khanna (Special Invitee).