The Board of Management for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) Secretary Jay Shah was on Saturday appointed because the President of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC). BCCI treasurer Arun Singh Dhumal shared the information on Twitter and wrote: “Congratulations @JayShah on taking on as President of Asian Cricket Council. I am positive ACC will obtain larger heights below ur management and the cricketers of all the Asian area will profit. My greatest needs for a profitable tenure.” Bangladesh Cricket Board’s (BCB) chief Nazmul Hussain was the earlier chief of the ACC and now Jay Shah has taken over the position.
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The ACC is Asia’s regional administrative physique and it at the moment consists of 24 member associations.
With BCCI President Sourav Ganguly at the moment in hospital after present process a profitable angioplasty, Jay has been working extra time to resolve on the destiny of the home calendar in Indian cricket. And on Friday night time, he knowledgeable the state associations that after efficiently organising the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 event, the BCCI is now set to host the Vinoo Mankad Trophy — U19 limited-overs event — together with Vijay Hazare and senior ladies’s one-dayers.
BCCI Secretary Jay in his letter to the state associations, accessed by ANI, knowledgeable them that the choice was taken with a watch on the coronavirus pandemic and the suggestions of the state our bodies.
“The pandemic has examined each one in all us and there’s no life that has remained untouched by it, and whereas it has been troublesome, your help has meant that we’ve been in a position to resume each home and worldwide cricket within the males’s class.
“As you’re conscious, we’ve misplaced quite a lot of time and consequently, it has been troublesome to plan the cricket calendar on account of the precautions which might be needed for the secure conduct of the video games.
“Nonetheless, it was extraordinarily essential for us to make sure that ladies’s cricket takes place and I’m extraordinarily completely happy to tell you that we’re going to conduct the Senior Ladies’s One-day event concurrently with the Vijay Hazare Trophy and observe it up with Vinoo Mankad Trophy Beneath 19. This has been determined after having acquired your suggestions on the home season 2020-21,” he wrote.
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