The decision was proclaimed by the board in an exceedingly press statement.
“Following a gathering with the team homeowners and considering the health and prosperity of all participants is dominant, the PCB has set to put off the HBL PSL six with immediate impact,” aforesaid the statement. “The call was created once seven cases were reportable within the competition.”
On weekday morning, 3 players had tested positive for the novel virus.
The promulgation aforesaid that the board is currently targeted on providing safe and secure passage to any or all the participants. “The PCB, as a right away step, can specialise in the safe and secure passage of all participants, and organize repeat PCR tests, vaccines and isolation facilities to the six taking part sides.”
The tournament began on Feb twenty and was originally regular to be all over on March twenty two at the Muammar el-Qaddafi bowl in metropolis.
Tournament deferred indefinitely
PCB corporate executive Wasim Khan aforesaid, in an exceedingly conference at the National bowl, that they’re going to be watching windows to finish the tournament before the tip of the year.
Right now the board is that specialize in “carefully and slowly exiting players from the environment to securely get them out so that they will travel where they have to,” he remarked.
The SOPs for bio-secure bubbles need partnerships, discipline, and self-policing, Khan said. “We had a minor breach within the starting we have a tendency to|and that we} all had a responsibility to truly police and self-police however we weren’t ready to jazz effectively enough.”
Big blow for Pakistan: Shahid Afridi
Former captain and star all arounder Shahid Khan Afridi believes that the postponement of the event can influence be a giant blow for West Pakistan cricket.
“PSL is currently a global complete,” he aforesaid whereas chatting with SAMAA TV on weekday. “Postponement of such a happening are going to be a giant blow for West Pakistan cricket. it’ll not be straightforward to organise these matches at a later date since there’ll be alternative huge events going down later this year yet.”