Climate change threatens the nature of cricket, says Ian Chappell

Higher temperatures and volatile climate will force cricket to change.

More day-night matches, less time in the sun, perhaps even shorter formats could all become standard as climate change plays out. Why cricket, all outdoor sports will change. What Ian Chappel does not talk about is that the lakhs of amateurs spending substantial time outdoors could become a thing of the past. And that would change not just cricket but all of sports we have become so used to.


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