Today news came out that Mini IPL was canceled this year that was because of the Time Difference between India and USA.
UAE was another option for hosting the Mini IPL but in UAE there was PSL may be scheduled in later month of this years no chance for Mini IPL this year.
That was already decided that this year Mini IPL can not be scheduled because player busy schedule and now broadcasters also don’t have space to re arrange the timings.
Sony Six has all the official IPL Broadcasting rights. They have a busy schedule running the World Cup qualifier, NBA, and MMA sporting action.
This all are the reasons that Mini IPL will not be happen this year.