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As England waits to discover if it will be chosen to host the money-spinning Indian Premier League, leading county clubs say they would face a huge challenge to be ready for a 59-match event that is due to start in three weeks.

Despite organizers only being told Sunday that the second edition of the Twenty20 tournament cannot be held in India due to security concerns, IPL chairman Lalit Modi wants it to be run as scheduled from April 10-May 24 in another country.

The IPL is yet to decide whether England or South Africa will be the host on such short notice, with eight city-based franchise teams and more than 300 cricketers and officials involved.

IPL delegations were heading to the two countries on Monday, and England is seen as the front-runner by Indian media reports.

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