ICC ( International Cricket Council) thinking to reschedule the Final of World Test Championship. Yes, you read it right.
ICC Test Championship final would likely to take place on June 2021 at Lord’s cricket ground, England.
Corona virus almost affecting all the nations in the world thus it caused to canceled almost all the sports event across the globe.
Earlier Australia vs New Zealand ODI series got canceled due to this pandemic and even the T20I series between Australia and New Zealand got canceled.
Further South Africa vs India ODI series got canceled due to this world pandemic called COVID19. The first match of this series was abandoned without a Toss.
In fact, the South Africa vs India ODI series got canceled after the first ODI which originally was a three-match series.
Australia vs New Zealand ODI series got canceled after the first ODI. The first ODI was won by Australia by a margin of 71 runs.
Sri Lanka vs England series too affected by this horrible virus. Both side cricket boards decided to call this series in midway.
ICC Test Championship started after the ending of World Cup 2019. Team India sits on top of this test championship and next to Australia.
The final of the Test Championship would likely take place on Lord’s in June next year.
Many test series which were supposed to play under the Test Championship got postponed due to the outbreak of Coronavirus.
Sydney Morning Herald reported a new on behalf of an ICC Spoke person,
“At present, the ICC consediring the option available to us regarding World Test Championship and no decisions have been taken.”
There is some uncertainty over the ICC T20I World Cup which is likely to schedule this year.
The T20I World Cup is likely to begin on October 18 in Australia. But looking at the scenario the chances are very low that the T20I World cup would take place this year.
ICC is thinking to postpone or reschedule World Test Championship Final which is going to happen mid next year.
Even ICC thinking to reschedule the final of the World Test Championship. So the chances of WCT20I going to happen this year is very low.
Corona virus affected 422,000 people around the world in which 18,900 reported to death.
In India over 500 individuals got affected due to this novel coronavirus and 11 people reported death.
Be safe and lockdown yourselves. Precaution is better than cure.