West Indies VS Australia 2nd ODI | West Indies vs Australia 2nd ODI resume on Saturday and third ODI will be played on July 26
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- West Indies and Australia are playing ODI series
- The second ODI was postponed due to the Corona case
- A member of the West Indies staff turned positive
The West Indies and Australia were scheduled to meet in the second ODI on Thursday, but the match was suddenly postponed after the toss. This decision was taken after a staff attached to the host team was found to be Corona positive. But now the West Indies and Australia Cricket Board have rescheduled the match. The West Indies Board has informed that the second ODI between the two teams will be played on Saturday. Also, the third and last ODI to be held on July 24 will now be held on July 26.
‘Thanks to CA for the cooperation’
Cricket West Indies (CWI) President Ricky Skerritt said in a statement that we are extremely pleased to announce the resumption of the ODI series. The second ODI will be played at Kensington Oval on Saturday. We would like to thank Cricket Australia (CA) for their cooperation. Thanks also to our CEO Johnny Grave, Cricket Australia President Earl Eddings, their CEO Nick Hockley as well as our medical and operations teams. I commend BCA and the Government of Barbados for working closely with CWI to restart the series.
‘We will keep an eye on the situation’
He further said that the last two days were extremely challenging. However, we have acted swiftly and safely by following all established medical protocols to ensure that all necessary precautions are being taken. We will keep an eye on the situation and take action accordingly. Let us tell you that Australia has taken a 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series against West Indies. Australia won the first ODI by 133 runs. Earlier, Australia had to face defeat in the T20 International series.
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