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SA tour to be discussed at BCCI meet on October 26

cricket Updated: Oct 19, 2013 00:38 IST

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The BCCI has called a meeting of its working committee in Chennai on October 26, where the progress over the Indian team’s South Africa tour is expected to come up for discussion and approval.

“An emergent meeting of the BCCI working committee will take place on October 26 in Chennai,” a board official said.

Though the agenda of the meeting is not clear, the progress over India’s tour of South Africa is likely to come up.

Current indications are that the tour would take place in December with the BCCI wanting the team to play a warm-up game before the expected two-Test series and the ODI rubber in the limited time available before the team travels to New Zealand.

According to reports, Cricket South Africa wants the Test series to be a three-game affair.

Sachin Tendulkar’s farewell from the game too would be discussed.

Srinivasan to represent India at ICC board meet
An update on anti-corruption measuresand the progress report of Bangladesh’s preparedness for next year’s World Twenty20 will be top of the agenda when the International Cricket Council’s Board gathers in London for a two-day meet that started on Friday.

India will be represented by BCCI President N Srinivasan, for whom it would be his first ICC meeting since taking charge for a one-year term. The ICC Board will be discussing a wide range of topics,” it said in a statement.