April 2020 - Fourth Week Highlights

April 2020 - Fourth Week Highlights

April 2020 - Fourth Week Highlights

Here are all the 4th-week highlights for the month of April. 

Several county cricket clubs have decided the fate of their foreign players for the upcoming season of County Championship. With that, Lancashire decided to cancel three of their players’ contracts -- namely, BJ Watling, Glenn Maxwell, and James Faulkner. On the other hand, Gloucestershire decided to extend the contract of their team captain Chris Dent for three years. 

READ MORE: Lancashire Cancels Three Player Contracts for 2020

READ MORE: Chris Dent Extends Contract With Gloucestershire

Meanwhile, some cricket boards have been busy with regards to the controversial issues of their members. Pakistani player Umar Akmal, who had been suspended since February, will be required to attend a hearing which concerns his two breaches of PCB’s corruption code. Similar to that, the BCB had also been advised by the ICC to exclude Javed Omar from major events after he did some suspicious activities. 

READ MORE: Umar Akmal’s Hearing Scheduled on April 27

READ MORE: Javed Omar Barred from ICC Events

Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, some matches had also been indefinitely postponed over the concern of the players and the audiences’ safety. Some of those which had been postponed was South Africa and Sri Lanka’s tour in June which consists of three ODIs and three T20Is. Another tour which was postponed was Pakistan’s tour of Netherlands in July which was supposed to have three ODIs. 

READ MORE: South Africa Postpones Tour Against Sri Lanka

READ MORE: Pakistan’s Tour of Netherlands Postponed Indefinitely

Cricket events remain to be postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19. For now, Betwala assures that you’ll be provided with the most credible betting odds once everything goes back to normal.  

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