Elite level cricket may have been suspended because of the coronavirus but the sport’s anti-corruption chief has told players to remain aware of approaches by potential fixers.
The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor said on Friday she would launch a full investigation into alleged war crimes in the Palestinian Territories as soon as the court’s jurisdiction had been established.
Prosecutor Fatou Besouda added that before doing so she would ask the Hague-based tribunal to rule on the territory over which it has jurisdiction, as Israel is not a member of the court.
Bangladesh produced a stunning fightback against India in Potchefstroom to win the Under-19 World Cup for the first time.
Defending champions India cruised to a 10-wicket win over neighbours and arch-rivals Pakistan in Potchefstroom on Tuesday to reach the Under-19 cricket World Cup final for the seventh time.
The ICC says it is continuing preparations for the Twenty20 World Cup to be held in Australia this year as planned.
Former Australia cricket captain Mark Taylor has urged the International Cricket Council (ICC) to make a decision this week on whether the men’s Twenty20 (T20) World Cup will go ahead in October.
The ICC approved the interim changes with the tweaking in the playing regulations during the pandemic like banning the use of Saliva on the ball and allowing substitutions in Test matches.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) top brass is still hopeful of hosting the 2020 World T20 in Australia on the slated time, but reiterated that contingency arrangements will be considered on Wednesday.