Australia restricts the use of saliva & sweat to shine ball under COVID-19 guidelines. Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in consultation with doctors has come up with guidelines, restricting the utilization of saliva and sweat to shine the ball.
There is speculation that the utilization of saliva to shine the ball are going to be stopped to cut down the danger of the highly contagious infection with reports suggesting that the ICC is considering the likelihood of allowing the utilization of artificial substances to shine their ball under the supervision of umpires.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Capital of Australia: Canberra.
- Prime Minister (PM) Australia: Scott John Morrison.
- The currency of Australia: Australian Dollar.