ICC will probably be in fixed touch with experts and authorities and the Australian government earlier than taking a name on the way forward for T20 Word Cup slated to happen in Australia later this yr.
ICC Chief Executive Manu Sawhney knowledgeable that there will probably be an government committee assembly through video convention name on April 23 to evaluate the impression of Covid-19 pandemic on cricket and the way forward for T20 World Cup in October is slated to be part of the dialogue.
“In relation to ICC events, including the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, we will continue to take advice from experts and authorities, including the Australian government. We will utilize all of the data and information available to us to ensure we can take responsible decisions around all competitions at an appropriate time that are in the best interests of our sport,” stated Sawhney.
All sporting actions together with cricket matches have been postponed due to the pandemic and there are of course query marks hanging over the T20 World Cup in Australia which is slated to happen between October 18 and November 15 this yr.
The assembly, which is able to carry collectively the CEOs of the 12 Full Members and the three Associate Representatives, is aimed to achieve a full understanding of Member priorities throughout this time and to debate and share the important thing mitigation components required to renew worldwide cricket based mostly on government recommendation in every territory.
The CEC will talk about the method to rescheduling postponed sequence and the necessity for collectively reviewing the FTP by to 2023 in addition to the World Test Championship and Cricket World Cup Super League.
“This meeting is the first step of a collective process as we assess the impact of this ongoing global pandemic and work together so the sport can emerge from it in a strong position. We need to share knowledge and start to build a deep understanding of what it will take to resume international cricket,” added Sawhney.