The Australian men’s T20 match against New Zealand in Auckland has been shifted amid coronavirus concerns, with Wellington to host the next two fixtures without spectators.
- The New Zealand government announced Auckland would enter a seven-day lockdown beginning on Sunday
- Australia was due to play New Zealand at Auckland’s Eden Park next Friday
- Wellington will host the next two matches in the T20 series
New Zealand Cricket (NZC) scrambled to change the five-match series on Saturday, as the country raised its COVID-19 alert levels.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Auckland would go into a seven-day lockdown from early Sunday.
Ms Ardern on Saturday night raised Auckland’s alert level to three — which halts all…