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“The ECB believes that cricket is a non-contact sport, with very low risks of exposure, and that it can be played as safely as many other activities being currently permitted. The detailed submission we have shared with the Department For Digital, Culture, Media and Sport includes advice on how we can stage cricket safely and mitigate all potential risks. We believe this advice – allied with strict hygiene measures – means recreational cricket should be viewed as safe by the UK Government, which would be welcome news to our nation’s recreational cricketers,” it added. … [Read more...] about ‘Stumped And Third Umpire Invoked’ as PM Boris Johnson Makes U-Turn to Allow Recreational Cricket to Resume in UK