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Fifth Test cancelled as India forfeit the match due to Covid-19 concerns, says ECB

Scroll | 10/09/2021 01:50 PM | Click to read full article

The fifth and final Test between England and India, which was scheduled to begin at the Old Trafford in Manchester on Friday, had been cancelled, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced.

The ECB stated that the Indian team were “unable to field a team and will instead forfeit the match ”.