Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen got here up with a hilarious response after International Cricket Council’s (ICC) social media deal with shared a throwback image of him. ICC put collectively two photos of Pietersen, one from his early taking part in days in 2001 and one other image from 2020. The footage additionally had a message which learn: “2001 – 2020. Cricket time-lapse feat. @KP24.”
2001 ⏩ 2020
— ICC (@ICC) March 17, 2020
Pitersen took observe of this put up and got here up with a witty response. He in contrast himself to purple wine, which is alleged to get higher with age. His response merely learn: “Red wine.”
Red wine 🍷
— Kevin Pietersen🦏 (@KP24) March 17, 2020
The total cricket calender has been shredded as a result of coronavirus outbreak, which has gripped has total world. Coronavirus has claimed over 7,000 lives to this point and contaminated near 175,000 individuals world over. The pandemic has triggered a collapse of sports activities occasions worldwide in an 12 months when a number of multi-nationwide occasions are scheduled to happen.
One such quadrennial event is ICC T20 World Cup, which scheduled to start with the pre-qualifiers from October 18-23 adopted by the principle 12-team competitors from October 24. The closing might be performed on November 15 on the MCG and CA is planning for a full home.
Despite coronavirus risk, Cricket Australia is planning to host the lads’s T20 World Cup as per schedule. “We’re really hoping that all forms of sport can be played again in a few weeks or a few months’ time,” CA chief Kevin Roberts was quoted as saying by cricket.com.au.
“None of us are experts in this situation obviously, so our hope is that we’re back in very much normal circumstances come October and November when the men’s T20 World Cup is to be played.”
“And at this stage we’re planning on November 15, to have a full house at the MCG to inspire the world through men’s cricket as the women’s cricketers did here just last week,” Roberts mentioned.
((With PTI inputs))