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England ladies will host West Indies in 5 Twenty20 matches at the help of closed doors next month, cricket chiefs announced on Tuesday.
The video games shall be played in Derby in a bio-genuine atmosphere and replace scheduled series against India and South Africa after both teams had been unavailable to shuttle as a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic.
The first match will opt suppose on 21 September, with extra video games to reach help on September 23, 26, 28 and 30.
England and Wales Cricket Board chief govt officer Tom Harrison said he was happy that the gamers shall be returning to motion.
“Maintaining the momentum of the ladies’s game was one amongst our four said aims very most attention-grabbing initially of the pandemic in March and I’m happy that, despite the mountainous difficulties that Covid-19 has created, we’ll survey England ladies in motion this summer season,” he said.
“It has been extreme to us that our efforts to bring bio-genuine requirements and motivate visiting opponents grasp been equal to other folks which grasp so successfully delivered in the England men’s series.”
ECB managing director of ladies’s cricket Clare Connor thanked the Caribbean aspect.
“We’re grateful to the West Indies for the scoot and spine with which they’ve labored with us over the rest couple of weeks,” she said.
“We’re all tranquil adapting and might possibly must proceed to adapt to the wearing panorama left by Covid-19.”