England's dramatic three-wicket win at Old Trafford over Pakistan was a brilliant advertisement for the red-ball game.
England successfully chase target of 277 after earlier collapsing to 117-5 on the fourth day.
Reports have suggested Adelaide is the frontrunner to host the Dec 26-30 clash if Melbourne is not able to.
The 61-year-old was dismissed despite leading Juventus to the Serie A title two weeks ago, their ninth in a row.
“This is obviously a disappointing decision for cricket players and fans around the world,” New Zealand sports minister says.
The players might have contracted the virus while travelling from their hometowns to Bangalore, says Sports Authority of India.
The Finn clocked a fastest lap in one minute and 25.154 seconds to beat the six-time world champion by only 0.063.
The wily leg-spinner rips through England’s middle and lower order on his way to figures of 4-66 in 18 overs.
“As many as 63 ground staff across Karachi, Lahore, Multan and Rawalpindi will receive a 50 per cent bonus," says PCB statement.
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