April 2020 - First Week Highlights

April 2020 - First Week Highlights

April 2020 - First Week Highlights

Here are all the 1st-week highlights for the month of April. 

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has officially called COVID-19 as the biggest challenge that cricket has faced in the modern era. In line with that, the board has decided to pledge a financial aid package amounting to £61 million to support all cricket events in England. Aside from that, the board also talked about a possible postponement of the inaugural season of The Hundred. 

READ MORE: ECB Announces a Financial Support Package

READ MORE: The Hundred Eyes Possible Postponement

Meanwhile, cricket has lost two outstanding men who had well shared a part of their lives with the sport. One is Lancashire CC chairman David Hodgkiss who died of COVID-19 at age 71. The other one is Tony Lewis, aged 78, who is the co-founder of the popular DLS method in cricket. 

READ MORE: Lancashire Chairman David Hodgkiss Succumbs to COVID-19

READ MORE: Tony Lewis of DLS Method Dies at 78

Amid the outbreak of COVID-19, several cricket events remain to be uncertain of their resumption. Among which that is unsure of continuation is the IPL which still has no concrete plans about a possible schedule. Aside from that, Cricket South Africa also shares the uncertainty of their all their matches as the stadiums were all used to handle the COVID-19 situation.

READ MORE: Rajasthan Royals’ Owner Discusses Uncertainty of the IPL

READ MORE: Cricket in South Africa Remains Uncertain Amid COVID-19

Upon the resumption of all cricket matches after this situation, Betwala ensures that you will once again be provided with the most reliable betting odds for your awaited events. 

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