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“As you’d count on for a world sporting occasion, the ICC, in partnership with the ECB has a sturdy safety plan in place for the Males’s Cricket World Cup.” © Getty
The Worldwide Cricket Council, on the conclusion of the ICC Board assembly in Dubai on Saturday (March 2), assured the Board of Management of Cricket in India that strong safety shall be put in place for the World Cup in England later this 12 months. The Indian board had raised considerations in regards to the security and safety of gamers and match officers collaborating in mega-event as pressure between India and Pakistan rose.
“As you’d count on for a world sporting occasion, the ICC, in partnership with the ECB has a sturdy safety plan in place for the Males’s Cricket World Cup. We work intently with the authorities in our host international locations to make sure that the protection of gamers, officers and followers is a precedence,” ICC CEO David Richardson mentioned. “Ought to these authorities elevate the menace stage of the occasion based mostly on intelligence, we’ll after all uplift our safety dedication as applicable. We are going to proceed to work with the ECB and our Members all through the build-up to and in the course of the event to maintain everybody abreast of the scenario.”
Amongst different choices made in the course of the ICC Board Assembly, the governing physique determined to have a brand new composition of the Girls’s Committee. Whereas Clare Connor was confirmed because the chair of the committee, it was additionally introduced that two Full Member representatives, one Affiliate Member consultant, two CEC representatives, one Unbiased consultant, one media consultant, two elected participant representatives and one ODI coach consultant will type the committee. Anil Kumble was additionally reappointed as Chairman of the ICC Cricket Committee.
It was additionally introduced that the United Arab Emirates and Scotland will host the ICC Males’s and Girls’s T20 World Cup Qualifier occasions later this 12 months. The Girls’s Qualifier shall be in Scotland from September 7 whereas the boys’s occasion shall be performed in UAE from October 11 with the ultimate on November three.