Australia had been scheduled to start their house season with a 3-match ODI sequence in opposition to Zimbabwe in August.
Australia’s ODI sequence vs Zimbabwe postponed (Reuters Photograph)
- Australia had been scheduled to play Zimbabwe in a 3-ODI sequence in August
- Australia, Zimbabwe conform to postpone ODI sequence: Cricket Australia
- CA mentioned it’s dedicated to enjoying the sequence on ‘various dates’
Australia and Zimbabwe have agreed to postpone three one-day internationals in August due to the problem of placing on the sequence whereas the brand new coronavirus pandemic continues, Cricket Australia (CA) mentioned on Tuesday.
Zimbabwe had been attributable to play the primary match at a venue but to be decided within the far north of Australia on Aug. 9 with an extra conflict three days later and a closing fixture in Townsville on Aug. 15.
CA mentioned in a press release that the choice was mutually agreed and that they remained dedicated to enjoying the sequence on “various dates”.
“Whereas we’re disillusioned to postpone the sequence, CA and (Zimbabwe Cricket) agree that in the most effective curiosity of gamers, match officers, volunteers in addition to our followers, that is probably the most sensible and wise determination,” mentioned CA’s Nick Hockley.
Australia final performed a global match on March 13, once they beat New Zealand behind closed doorways on the Sydney Cricket Floor simply earlier than the novel coronavirus outbreak pressured the shutdown of all sport.
England’s director of cricket Ashley Giles mentioned final week that he was “quietly assured” Australia would conform to play a one-day sequence in Britain in September.