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New MCC President Sangakkara – ‘The time to grow Test cricket is now’

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By ITN News Editor October 18, 2019 13:06

New MCC President Sangakkara – ‘The time to grow Test cricket is now’

The new President of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara believes that Test cricket can capitalise on the growth of the shorter format game.

The ICC Cricket World Cup reached a thrilling climax at the home of the MCC, Lords earlier this year as the host nation England beat New Zealand in a super over to win their first ever World Cup title and Sangakkara, the first non-British President of MCC believes the interest shown during that event, can help to grow all forms of the game.Sangakkara will hold his new post of President for one year, which will see England play Test Matches against West Indies and Pakistan, and an ODI against Australia.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor October 18, 2019 13:06

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