BCCI President overwhelmed with the ratings, termed, IPL as the world\u2019s best tournament. \u201cWe decided to move ahead with our plan because we wanted to bring normalcy in everyone\u2019s lives and wanted to bring the game back. I am not surprised with the feedback. This is the best tournament in the world,\u201d\u00a0Ganguly said. According to reports, the opening week of the tournament was watched by 269 million viewers, 11 million more per match compared to the like period of last year\u2019s edition. The BARC-Nielsen report titled \u2018Television Viewership and Advertising Consumption of IPL-13 2020\u2019 revealed that the opening week of the ongoing IPL edition saw a 15 percent growth in viewing minutes as compared to 2019. As per Ganguly and his statement the 2020 IPL has been a \u2018smash hit\u2019, there has been so much drama involved. All these, along with so much more has made the IPL the best tournament in the world, he added.