The ECB will take some brief time period steps to assist counties and leisure golf equipment. © Twitter
The England and Wales Cricket Board introduced on Tuesday a 61 million kilos (USD 76 million) help bundle for the English recreation based on the “as soon as in a era” problem of the coronavirus pandemic. The 18 first class counties and county forums, in addition to the MCC, will right away each and every obtain a proportion of a few 40m kilos of their respective financial institution accounts on Wednesday, with an additional 20m kilos to be had in interest-free loans and grants. “It is no exaggeration to mention that that is the most important problem the ECB have confronted of their historical past,” mentioned leader govt Tom Harrison in a convention name.
“We would possibly not know the overall have an effect on for a couple of months. We’re conscious the results will probably be long-standing and they’ll be very vital on us.
“We’re looking to paintings across the clock to take into account that have an effect on and take some brief time period steps to assist counties and leisure golf equipment to get in the course of the speedy have an effect on.”