COVID-19 rife has changed the scenario of the world world in just few months.The virus was initiated from China and now spreading around the world killing more than 16,000 people.In this global pandemic,all the domestic and international cricket events had been called off.
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 which is scheduled to happen on 18th October in Australia is still under dilemma. Concerning the safety of public,ICC is likely to postponed the tournament.
In Australia,more than 2,000 people are affected by coronavirus. Australian Government have decided to lock down the borders and could be extended for 6 months.
The International Cricket Council had decided to take a call on this mega event on March 29 through teleconference between body officials and all international boards.
If the tournament will postponed for next year,it will clash with next mega event ,ICC World Cup 2021 in India. This will bring a lot of complication for ICC to conduct two big tournament in same year. Covid-19 pandemic is likely to affect the cricket calendar of ICC.