The Cricket world has witnessed that tournament getting suspended halfway or even before the start of the tournament in recent times, now it is learned that the match between New Zealand and Pakistan was affected due to COVID-19.
The New Zealand team is in Pakistan for ODI and T20I series, the first match between them was delayed due to COVID-19 there is a rumor circulating that 3 players tested positive for COVID-19. But till now there is no official statement from Pakistan Cricket Board.
Now New Zealand cricket board officials revealed the reason behind the delay, due to security reasons the tour has been canceled.
“I understand this will be a blow for the PCB, who have been wonderful hosts, but player safety is paramount and we believe this is the only responsible option.” New Zealand Cricket Players Association chief executive Heath Mills echoed Mr White’s sentiments. “We’ve been across this process throughout and are fully supportive of the decision,” he said. “The players are in good hands; they’re safe – and everyone’s acting in their best interests.” NZC will not comment on the details of the security threat nor the updated arrangements for the departing squad.
after knowing the delay in the start of the series cricket fans started trolling on Twitter, a few of them given in below.