New Delhi, July 9
The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) on Thursday postponed the Asia Cup event, scheduled for September this yr, till June 2021 owing to an upsurge in COVID-19 circumstances within the area.
The resolution additional clears the way in which for the Indian Premier League, which the organisers try to carry from September to November.
⚠️ After cautious consideration and evaluating the influence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Executive Board of the ACC has determined to postpone the Asia Cup event that was scheduled for September 2020.
— AsianCricketCouncil (@ACCMedia1) July 9, 2020
“After careful consideration and evaluating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Executive Board of the ACC has decided to postpone the Asia Cup tournament that was scheduled for September 2020,” tweeted the Asian Cricket Council.
Pakistan was to initially host the Asia Cup this time however because of safety causes, the event was alleged to be held in Sri Lanka after the nation’s board expressed its willingness to organise the identical. PTI