The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) mentioned on Tuesday all avid players who’ve been outfitted contracts for the Women’s Hundred this yr can renew their deal on the an equal phrases for 2021. The Hundred, an fashionable franchise-based league which comprises an American sports-style draft, was attributable to launch in mid-July nonetheless was postponed on account of COVID-19 pandemic.
The ECB mentioned in an announcement that avid players would get the number of rolling over their contracts into 2021 and sticking with their present staff on the an equal pay, whereas those who flip it down can signal with utterly absolutely utterly completely different groups ranging from October. “COVID-19 has prompted some uncertainty for athletes, considerably feminine athletes, so with the flexibility to present quick readability and assurance to the ladies’s avid players is crucial,” mentioned Beth Barrett-Wild, head of the Hundred ladies’s rivals.
England seamer Anya Shrubsole, who has re-signed with Southern Courageous, mentioned she didn’t rely upon too many avid players to fluctuate groups. “There may be furthermore a bit little little little little little bit of motion nonetheless you clearly signed up for these groups on account of that is the place you wished to play, so I am unable to see an infinite quantity of fixing all via the yr,” Shrubsole instructed Sky Sports activities actions actions actions actions.