ICC to hold its meeting via video-conference

The annual board meeting of International Cricket Council (ICC) scheduled in Dubai from 26 to 29 March will now be held via video conference call in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

An ICC media release stated, “In light of the continued global spread of COVID-19, concerns expressed by Members and mindful of the importance of taking mitigating measures against the virus, the ICC Board, has decided to hold its meetings scheduled for Dubai at the end March via conference call only.”

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“The Board and a number of committees will convene remotely to consider matters for urgent decision with the full meeting rescheduled for early May.

“This will be kept under constant review in line with advice from relevant authorities as the health and well-being of staff and those attending the meetings remains our priority,” it further stated.

During the meeting, the bidding process of the global events in 2023 to 2031 cycle of the Future Tours Program will be discussed. Finalizing the playing conditions for the ODI league is also among one of the agenda.

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