Following the political crisis in Sri Lanka, the Sri Lanka Cricket Board (CLC) has called a meeting of the Executive Committee on Tuesday. In this meeting, the decision to organize the Asia Cup in Dubai instead of Sri Lanka is possible. At the same time, the meeting regarding postponing the home series with Australia is also possible.
In fact, a political crisis has also arisen in Sri Lanka amid the economic crisis, due to which a civil war-like situation has arisen there.
Decisions Maybe Today
After this, the Sri Lankan Cricket Board is an emergency meeting of the Executive Council in Colombo regarding the future of the Asia Cup in Colombo from 27 August to 11 September and Australia’s tour of Sri Lanka in June.
According to local media reports, a CLC official said that the board is contemplating organizing the Asia Cup in Dubai under its supervision. It can be approved in the meeting.
However, the President of the Asia Cup has already said that after the final of the IPL in Ahmedabad. The Asia Cricket Council can take a decision regarding the Asia Cup.
6 Match limited-overs series with Australia in addition to 2 Tests
At the same time, a decision can also be taken regarding the home series with Australia in June. Australia is coming in June. The first Test game is to go from June 7. Australia will play a series of 3 ODIs and 3 T20 matches in addition to two Tests with Sri Lanka.
According to local media reports, the home series may be canceled due to the political crisis in Sri Lanka. Although Cricket Australia is in favor of the series.
5 Months Cricket Events in Sri Lanka
- Australia’s tour of Sri Lanka from June 7, a series of two Tests, 3 ODIs, and 3 T20s
- Pakistan’s tour of Sri Lanka in June-July, 2-Test series
- Sri Lanka Premier League in August
- Asia Cup from August 27 to September 11