BCCI ( board of control for cricket in india ) President sourav ganguly has said that it may not be practical option to conduct five test series against australia however we have to consider 14 day quarantine guidelines there will be limited-overs games . All this will extend the tour,” Ganguly was quoted as saying by Mid-day.The cricketing fraternity in Australia has reiterated that the board may face a huge loss if India’s tour to Australia is cancelled. Kevin Roberts Australiua cricket CEO had earlier expressed the wish to host five-Test series instead of four.
The coronavirus outbreak has put a halt to cricketing action around the world, and it is unknown whether the T20 World Cup – also scheduled to take place in Australia, will begin as per the schedule.The side will play three ODIs and three T20Is in addition to four Test matches in Australia, before hosting England for a five-Test series inJanuary2021. TODAY MATCH PREDICTION
Earlier, terming their relationship with the BCCI as ‘strong’, Roberts had said a five-Test series is a possibility but not a certainty.”There’s no certainty about that [five-Test series] for the coming season, but what I can say is that the relationship between the BCCI and Cricket Australia is really strong,” Roberts told reporters on a video call last month.”We’ve discussed a shared desire to evolve to five-Test series between Australia and India in the future.