The tournament should take place in October November in India reporting over one Lakh daily falls for the past a couple of days. In the midst of the surge in COVID, the IPL is due in 2021 start on Friday (April 9th) in Chennai behind closed doors.
“We’ll definitely go further with the event as planned, “Allardice said during one virtual media round-Table.
“We have plan B, but we have not activated it plans yet. We work with We have the BCCI backup plans that can be activated when the time comes, “he said added.
Allardice, ICC general Crib – cricket was recently made the interim CEO after Manu Sawhney was sent on “Vacation” after his behavior during an internal investigation of the in UK-based accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers came under the scanner.
The 53-year-old Australian, who has played domestically cricket in his country said the ICC is also in touch with other sports Understanding body how manage them in die COVID era.
“Cricket is played in a number of countries Right now we are learning from everyone of They.
“We talked to others sports Body about what they do, we are in a good shape but for the moment acknowledge that die world changes quickly rate.
“We have also Has die World Test Championship final Come up in two months, but we go on with both as planned, “he said.
The UAE, die hosted the IPL last year, could be one of die Backup locations for The shortest format is the largest international event should die situation demand a layer.
During the interaction he was also asked about the Decision Review System (DRS), of which is part of the arbiter’s controversial reputation, something that has been labeled confusing by India captain Virat Kohli during the limited overs engagements against England.
Allardice said there was “a good Discussion” on DRS during the last ICC board meeting.
“DRS was designed tip over clear Error. There was no wholesale business changes in it.
“In my opinion more and more If you see a repeat, it is die natural response to what we can do … overdrive a clear error… We have reached a point where we are using technology to get right decisions but strive for Perfection becomes impossible.
“We feel very comfortable with where we are right now, “he said.
Allardice confirmed die challenges countries are facing in to host cricket matches and tournaments in terms of Maintaining communication with their respective governments.
“Vaccination role in different countries could die Changing dynamics … you did a great job in the last 10 months in Hosting matches. “
He also admitted that COVID-19 die influenced women’s game.
On die Ask if die Pandemic has pushed back women’s cricket just at a time when it was picking up steam after the roar success of the last T20 world championship in Australia, he said, “We’ve got the momentum in the last three to four years built around international cricket is fantastic. The final (between India and Australia) (when packed) MCG was a special Moment.
“Then COVID hit and made Life very difficult to restore. That will be the focus in the next 12 months.”
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