- Sydney Cricket Floor has slashed its capability by 25 %
- Earlier, the stadium might accommodate 38,000 folks, however now solely 9,500 folks might be allowed
- Authorities took the choice in keeping with coronavirus security protocols
SYDNEY: Within the wake of the brand new surge in coronavirus circumstances, it has been determined to restrict the variety of spectators on the Sydney Cricket Floor (SCG) the place the pink Take a look at is scheduled to be performed between Australia and India this week.
The whole capability has been slashed, after which now solely 25 per cent of individuals can watch the match on the SCG.
In keeping with Cricket Australia (CA), regardless of having a capability of 38,000, solely 9,500 spectators might be allowed to enter the stadium at a time in keeping with the nation’s coronavirus security protocols.
The CA stated that the choice was made in session with the New South Wales (NSW) administration.
Cricket Australia added that the tickets already bought could be refunded and tickets could be resold. In the meantime, the current ticket holders could be given a option to resell them.
It could be recalled that the Pink Take a look at will start from January 7 on the Sydney Cricket Floor.