The second ODI was suspended moments earlier than play was as a result of start on Thursday.© AFP
Following conferences between Cricket West Indies (CWI) and Cricket Australia (CA) on Friday night, after earlier discussions with the Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) and the Government of Barbados medical officers, CWI has introduced that the three-match ODI collection will resume on Saturday with the collection concluding on Monday. The second ODI was suspended on Thursday and can now be performed on Saturday, with Australia having gained the toss and elected to bat at Kensington Oval. “We are blissful to have the ability to announce the restart of the CG Insurance ODI collection at Kensington Oval tomorrow. We need to thank our counterparts at CA for his or her co-operation on this matter as we glance to get the video games going once more.
Special because of our CEO Johnny Grave, Chairman of Cricket Australia, Earl Eddings, his CEO Nick Hockley together with our respective medical and operations groups. I admire the essential position of the BCA and the Government of Barbados for working carefully with CWI to make sure every little thing is in place for resuming the collection,” CWI President Ricky Skerritt stated in an official assertion.
“It has been a difficult two days and we’ve labored very swiftly and safely, following all of the established medical protocols, to be sure that all mandatory precautions are in place to make sure that we will go forward to renew play safely, tomorrow. We will proceed to watch the scenario and reply accordingly,” he added.
On Thursday, the second ODI between West Indies and Australia was suspended after the toss, as a result of a constructive COVID-19 take a look at consequence from a non-playing member of the West Indies squad and discussions between native well being officers and the CWI and CA Medical Teams earlier than the beginning of play.
All members of the West Indies and Australia groups and training workers, in addition to match officers, occasion workers and TV manufacturing crew had been instantly examined for COVID-19 again on the resort with everybody remoted of their rooms till all 152 individuals returned unfavorable outcomes.
The ODI collection types a part of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) ODI Super League the place each groups are aiming to win factors in the direction of securing automated qualification for the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup in India.
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