The 2 remaining sequence of the Males’s World Cup Problem League A, which kinds a part of the qualifying pathway to the 2023 showpiece ODI occasion in India, have been rescheduled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the sport’s governing physique ICC stated on Thursday.
The World Cup Problem League A was scheduled to see the remaining 30 Checklist A matches performed within the ultimate two sequence of the competitors.
Canada, Denmark, Malaysia, Qatar, Singapore and Vanuatu have been as a consequence of play the second sequence in Canada between August 15 and 28 and the third sequence was scheduled in Malaysia in 2022.
The Malaysia occasion has been introduced ahead to November/December, whereas the Canada sequence was pushed again to July/August subsequent 12 months.
“The 2 Males’s Cricket World Cup Problem League A sequence have been moved to offer Members with the very best likelihood of internet hosting in keeping with present COVID-19 steerage and restrictions inside their nation,” ICC Head of Occasions, Chris Tetley stated in a launch.
“Our collective goal is to present all ICC pathway occasions the very best likelihood of being performed and for qualification to be decided on the sector of play.”
Canada at the moment lead Singapore on web run charge with each groups on eight factors within the standings.
The highest group on the fruits of the competitors will safe one of many six locations within the World Cup Qualifier Play-Off to be held in 2023, alongside the desk topper in Problem League B and the underside 4 groups within the CWC League 2.
The choice to reschedule each sequence was taken as a consequence of ongoing restrictions and suspension of sporting actions as a part of the ICC”s complete contingency planning of COVID-19.
Following in depth session with members, related authorities and public well being authorities, it was determined the perfect alternative for international locations to host and for qualification to be decided on the sector of play was to reschedule.
“We are going to proceed to watch and assess all occasions throughout our pathway constructions with the ICC”s precedence persevering with to be to guard the well-being of gamers, coaches, officers and followers,” Tetley stated.