October 2020 - First Week Highlights

October 2020 - First Week Highlights

October 2020 - First Week Highlights

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

Cricket matches had resumed. Despite several match cancellations and postponements due to COVID-19, several cricket boards have already settled the resumption of their games. One of these is New Zealand Cricket who just released the schedule of their upcoming match tours against Pakistan, West Indies, Australia, and Bangladesh. Meanwhile, Sri Lanka Cricket has also decided to reschedule the Lanka Premier League for the third time. 

READ MORE: New Zealand Cricket Announces New Tour Schedules

READ MORE: Lanka Premier League Gets Rescheduled

As some other cricket events resume, some are still getting postponed due to the virus outbreak. Among those is the Mzansi Super League which will now be held from November to December 2021.

After weeks of having unsettled agreeable quarantine requirement, the Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka has been postponed indefinitely by the two boards. As stated by the BCB, the tour may be rescheduled once things have improved.  

READ MORE: CSA Postpones Mzansi Super League

READ MORE: Bangladesh Tour of Sri Lanka Postponed Indefinitely

This week, a match series and a tournament have been wrapped up. In the final match of the Bob Willis Trophy, Essex bagged home the victory and the prestigious trophy after winning against Somerset. 

Meanwhile, England’s women cricket team also won their five-over game against the West Indies. With that, they had completely dominated their five-match series by winning all of the games. 

READ MORE: Essex Bags Home Bob Willis Victory

READ MORE: England Women Bags Home Victory Against West Indies

To date, the Indian Premier League is still ongoing with some impressive performances from the different franchise teams. So far, the Mumbai Indians have dominated the points table at the moment. To know the latest cricket odds for the upcoming matches, head over to Betwala. 

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