Sri Lankan Cricket (SLC) has said to the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) that it’s not ready to host the Asia Cup T20 that’s slated to be held in August & September this yr.
SLC not too long ago postponed the Lanka Premier League (LPL) because of the financial disaster within the nation. On comparable grounds, they’ve mentioned they might not be capable to host six groups for the match.
“Sri Lankan cricket has conveyed that because of the current political and financial state of affairs of their nation particularly the place overseas alternate is worried it’s not a super state of affairs for them to host such a mega-event of six groups on the island,” an ACC supply mentioned.
No alternative venues confirmed by the SLC but
Moreover, the UAE is likely one of the decisions for internet hosting the occasion however the ACC supply mentioned that the alternative hasn’t been confirmed as of but.
“UAE shouldn’t be the ultimate alternative venue, it might be another nation, even India because the ACC, Sri Lanka cricket will first have to speak with Emirates Cricket Board officers to get ultimate approval for the occasion,” the official additionally added.
The Asia Cup shall be held simply earlier than the T20 World Cup which is able to happen in October-November in Australia.