Bangladesh Cricket Board stated that they’re working with New Zealand to reschedule the collection.© AFP
New Zealand’s Check tour of Bangladesh has been postponed over the coronavirus, the hosts stated on Tuesday because the pandemic continues to wreak havoc on sport. New Zealand had been resulting from play two Exams in Bangladesh in August-September as a part of the ICC World Check Championship. Three Bangladesh cricketers, together with former one-day worldwide captain Mashrafe Mortaza, have examined constructive in current days. The governing our bodies from each nations had been engaged on new dates for the collection, the Bangladesh Cricket Board stated.
“Within the current COVID-19 pandemic situation, internet hosting a full cricket collection in August 2020 shall be a problem by way of preparations,” BCB chief government Nizamuddin Chowdhury stated in a press release.
He added that organisers didn’t need to threat the security and well being of gamers, assist workers and others.
“Below these circumstances, the BCB and NZC (New Zealand Cricket) have felt that the easiest way ahead could be to defer the collection,” he added.
“We realise that this shall be massively disappointing for the gamers and officers of each groups, to not point out the followers of the 2 nations, however I have to thank NZC for its understanding and for recognising the rationale behind such a choice.”
Australia’s tour of Bangladesh, which was resulting from be performed in June, was additionally postponed in April because the pandemic took maintain.
Bangladesh has confirmed over 115,000 infections and greater than 1,500 deaths from the coronavirus thus far.
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