Bangladesh’s cricket authorities on Thursday stated they had been suspending a two-match Test series against Australia scheduled for June as a result of international coronavirus pandemic, with out setting a brand new date.
The Aussies had been resulting from play the Tests in Chittagong and Dhaka between June 11 and June 23.
It would have been Australia’s third Test series in Bangladesh and second in three years.
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) stated it could work with its Australian counterparts to discover a future window for the series, which is part of the ICC World Test Championship.
“This is understandably disappointing for players and fans of both sides,” BCB chief Nizamuddin Chowdhury stated in an announcement.
“The health of our people and communities is the number one priority for both Boards and that is reflected in the action we have taken,” stated Kevin Roberts of Cricket Australia.