ECB approves England’s Ashes tour

Last Updated: 08/10/21 5:54pm

    England’s Ashes tour of Australia will go ahead this winter subject to “several critical conditions being met”, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has confirmed.

    The ECB said in a statement on Friday: “Over recent weeks we have made excellent progress in moving forward on the England Men’s Ashes Tour.

    “To facilitate further progress and allow a squad to be selected, The ECB Board has met today and given its approval for the tour to go ahead. This decision is subject to several critical conditions being met before we travel.

    “We look forward to the ongoing assistance from Cricket Australia in resolving these matters in the coming days.”

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