Due to the Kovid-19 epidemic, all of the sports activities competitions on this planet have additionally been disrupted at the moment. The Tokyo Olympics to be held in July-August have additionally been postponed to subsequent yr, whereas India's much-awaited Indian Premier League (IPL) has additionally been postponed to 15 April.
The spectacular Board of International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday discussed varied contingency plans for its main match, together with the T20 World Cup and the World Test Championship, in view of the Kovid-19 epidemic. <! –
Sourav Ganguly, on behalf of the Cricket Board of India (BCCI), participated on this assembly held by video convention whereas it was being speculated that the previous chairman of the board will take part in it.
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The board additionally authorized the monetary statements for 2019 and the ultimate accounts of the ICC Men's World Cup 2019 and the ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019. The native organizing committee was additionally thanked for the profitable conduct of the Women's T20 World Cup.
Chances of cancellation of take a look at collection as nicely
Sports actions have come to a standstill internationally because of the outbreak of Corona virus. Many bilateral Test collection below the World Test Championship are additionally anticipated to be canceled. The ICC launch stated, 'The influence of the Games on the world stage because of the epidemic was discussed.' No resolution was made to maneuver the match ahead or change their dates.
ICC Chief Executive Manu Sahni stated, 'ICC administration will proceed to work on emergency plans for ICC competitions. In addition, it can proceed to work with member international locations to think about all obtainable choices primarily based on varied circumstances associated to this epidemic. '
A member of the board was requested what would occur if England couldn’t host Pakistan and West Indies, then they stated that the matter of distributing factors can be referred to the technical committee.
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The consultant of the member international locations advised PTI on the situation of confidentiality, 'This can not occur till a amicable answer is reached. It could also be that India performed six collection and topped the desk and England might play solely three collection because of the 'lockdown' and FTP (future tour schedule). A correct answer needs to be discovered for the distribution of marks and this matter must be referred to the technical committee.
Some board members really feel that there is no such thing as a menace to the T20 World Cup in Australia as October is way away.
A senior official stated, "If things come under control by June, then we can work on a special emergency plan." Right now the ICC is engaged on a number of schemes and within the coming days it can deliver its proposals to the fore.