BREAKING: Zimbabwe suspended from International Cricket Council

BREAKING: Zimbabwe suspended from International Cricket Council
Published: 18 July 2019 (1661 Views)
News coming London indicate that Zimbabwe has been suspended from the membership of the International Cricket Council with immediate effect.

The ICC website said Zimbabwe Cricket have been stripped of their ICC funding and its national teams will not be permitted to take part in ICC events after the decision was taken at a board meeting in London on Thursday.

"We do not take the decision to suspend a Member lightly, but we must keep our sport free from political interference," said ICC chairman Shashank Manohar. "What has happened in Zimbabwe is a serious breach of the ICC Constitution and we cannot allow it to continue unchecked. The ICC wants cricket to continue in Zimbabwe in accordance with the ICC Constitution."

This is a developing story…



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