The World Cricket Council (ICC) has nowadays introduced the postponement of 2 additional qualifying occasions because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ICC Ladies’s Cricket International Cup Qualifier and the ICC U19 Cricket International Cup Qualifier Europe Department 2.
As a part of the ICC’s complete contingency making plans procedure and after session with Contributors and with the related govt and public well being government, the verdict has been taken to delay the qualifier to the ICC Ladies’s Cricket International Cup 2021 and the beginning of the qualification pathway to the ICC U19 Cricket International Cup 2022.
The ICC Ladies’s Cricket International Cup Qualifier used to be because of happen in Sri Lanka between three and 19 July, the place 3 groups had been to qualify for the 2021 match in New Zealand.
Two ICC qualifying occasions, together with the Ladies’s Cricket International Cup Qualifier in Sri Lanka, were postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
— ICC (@ICC) May 12, 2020
The beginning of the adventure to the ICC U19 Cricket International Cup 2022 used to be scheduled initially the Ecu Regional Qualifier in Denmark between 24 and 30 July.
The ICC will paintings with all collaborating Contributors to spot when those occasions will be capable of be staged.
ICC Head of Occasions, Chris Tetley stated: “In mild of the continued shuttle restrictions, world well being considerations and govt and public well being authority recommendation we have now determined to delay two additional upcoming qualifying occasions because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Ladies’s Cricket International Cup Qualifier and the Europe qualifier to the U19 Cricket International Cup 2022 have each been impacted.
“Our precedence all through this hard duration is to give protection to the well-being of avid gamers, coaches, officers, lovers and the entire cricket group and we can take well-informed, accountable selections in the case of each suspending occasions and resuming world cricket.
“Those are each necessary occasions with the Ladies’s CWC Qualifier one step clear of New Zealand 2021 and the Europe qualifier which indicates the beginning of the U19 Cricket International Cup 2022 pathway. We can paintings in partnership with the Contributors to search out a suitable window to reschedule those occasions once is secure and sensible to take action. I want to thank the Contributors for his or her cooperation and persisted enhance.”
The 2 closing ICC U19 Cricket International Cup Regional Qualifier Department 2 occasions are being monitored and saved below evaluate: the Africa match is because of happen in Tanzania between 7 and 14 August and the Asia match between 1 and nine December in Thailand. The Department 1 occasions in all 5 areas are scheduled to happen in 2021.