Jay shah takes over as the head of Asian cricket council


On Saturday, Secretary of BCCI, Jay Shah was mutually got elected as the president of Asian Cricket Council (ACC). The 32 years old replaces the chief of Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Najmul Hasan Papon.

Curator of BCCI, Arun Singh Dhumal shared the news on twitter, “Congratulations @JayShah on taking over as president of Asian Cricket Council. I’m sure ACC will achieve greater heights under your leadership and the cricketers of the entire Asian region will benefit. My best wishes for a successful tenure,” Dhumal wrote.

ACC is liable for organizing the Asia Cup tournaments. Because of COVID-19 the 2020 edition of the Asia cup was transferred to June this year.

Originally Pakistan was going to host the tournament but now it is expected that it is going to held in the Sri Lanka or Bangladesh