The announcement of Cricket Australia’s gamers contract listing has been deferred by no less than a month as a result of rapidly-spreading COVID-19 pandemic.
In accordance with a report in ‘Sydney Morning Herald’, Cricket Australia had “deliberate to deliver ahead the announcement of contracts from Could to April this yr, in a bid to offer extra certainty to the states given the flow-on impact.”
“However that plan has been placed on maintain for now till the top of April, given the financial uncertainty as a result of pandemic,” the report mentioned.
“The Australian Cricketers’ Affiliation agreed to the transfer.”
The coronavirus outbreak, which has up to now claimed greater than 30,000 lives globally, has introduced all cricket actions to a halt with Australia calling off their home Sheffield Protect, in addition to cancelling the three-match ODI collection towards New Zealand after the primary sport.
Australia’s upcoming tour of Bangladesh in June and England in July are additionally unsure, given the circumstances.
The T20 World Cup can be scheduled to be held in Australia in October, whereas India are slated for a tour Down Below to play 4 Exams, three ODIs and three T20I matches.