LONDON (AFP) - Caribbean ultimate League (CPL) officers stated on Monday they'd no immediate plans to put off or cancel this year s Twenty20 cricket competition over the coronavirus pandemic.

released in 2013, this yr s six-team CPL is scheduled to run from August 19 to September 26, with the Barbados Tridents the reigning champions.

"CPL has been in regular verbal exchange with our medical advisors in latest weeks, as well as speakme with Cricket West Indies about the current state of affairs with regard to cricket around the arena, and at present there was no dialogue approximately shifting the event," said a assertion issued on Monday.

"CPL believes it is too early to make such a selection, however this is an evolving scenario and we're cautiously watching how events unfold in the Caribbean and round the sector."

The profitable Indian most beneficial League, the unique Twenty20 franchise event, has been postponed until April 15, whilst this month England postponed their test series in Sri Lanka.

the england and Wales Cricket Board on Friday introduced no expert cricket would be performed before may 28 as a result of COVID-19.

The County Championship, which contains 4-day nice fits, become because of begin on April 12.