Cricket West Indies (CWI) has given its approval in precept for a take a look at sequence in England, the physique mentioned on Friday. West Indies had been scheduled to go to England for 3 checks in June however the tour was pushed again as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is now taking a look at internet hosting the sequence in July. “CWI … received and reviewed detailed plans for players and staff to be kept in a bio-secure environment for the duration of the tour, with all matches being played ‘behind closed doors’,” it mentioned in an announcement on Friday.
The CWI assertion mentioned it will search permission from the varied nationwide governments within the Caribbean to facilitate the motion of gamers and assist workers.
It would additionally use non-public constitution planes and conduct medical screenings and COVID-19 testing for all members of the touring celebration.
The CWI added that it will proceed to high-quality-tune preparations with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), while they await ultimate UK Government approval of their plans.
Britain’s Sun newspaper reported on Friday the ECB had come to an settlement with authorities ministers for the tour to happen.