Women World Cup and champions Trophy in Trouble after Terrorist Attack in Manchester

The ICC will review the security in Manchester where Women’s World Cup and Champions Trophy are going to be held.
At least 22 people and injured several more in Manchester on Monday night.
The incident, which police believe to have been a suicide bombing, took place at around 10.30pm towards the end of a concert by the US singer, Ariana Grande. It is said to be the worst terrorist attack in the UK since the attacks on the London Underground in July 2005
The Champions Trophy, which gets underway on June 1, will be taking place at The Oval, Edgbaston and Cardiff’s Swalec Stadium, while the Women’s World Cup commences on June 24 at venues in Derby, Leicester, Bristol and Taunton before the final at Lord’s on July 23.
Our thoughts are with everyone affected by the horrific attack in Manchester,” said the ICC in a press release. “The ICC and ECB place safety and security at the ICC Champions Trophy and ICC Women’s World Cup this summer as the highest priority.”
ICC will ensure the utmost security and safety plans for both the tournaments.
We do not disclose our security details as a matter of policy.”


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