Cricket Australia confirmed the postponement of the T20I collection in opposition to the West Indies.© Twitter
Cricket Australia (CA) on Tuesday confirmed the postponement of the lads’s T20I collection in opposition to the West Indies which was slated to be performed in October this 12 months. Cricket Australia and the West Indies Cricket Board agreed to postpone the T20Is initially scheduled for Queensland in October. The matches have been scheduled to be performed at Townsville, Cairns and the Gold Coast on October 4, 6 and 9, respectively. These matches have been to function warm-ups for the ICC T20 World Cup however the match had already been postponed as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
“In light of this development, and given the preference to host the warm-up three-match T20 series against the West Indies to coincide with the rescheduled T20 World Cup in Australia (which will take place in either 2021 or 2022), it has been agreed to postpone the matches,” CA mentioned in an official assertion.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) had confirmed earlier that the T20 World Cup wouldn’t be going forward this 12 months. Australia will almost definitely play a limited-over collection comprising of three ODIs and three T20Is in opposition to England in September.
On the opposite hand, the West Indies lately performed a three-match Test collection in opposition to England in a bio-secure surroundings.
Cricket Australia revealed a full worldwide summer season schedule in late May with the caveat that collection could also be postponed as a result of ongoing uncertainty created by the pandemic.
The ODI collection between Australia and Zimbabwe, which was scheduled to start out on Sunday, has already been postponed.
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