Potential inclusion of Cricket in 2028 Los Angeles Olympics

Hello friends, we are sharing a piece of big news with you that Los 2028 Angeles Olympics organizers stated on Monday that cricket, flag football, lacrosse, baseball/softball, and squash have been suggested for ” potential inclusion” as new sports to the LA28 Games. The LA28 organizer’s advice will be subject to final approval by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and its executive board meeting will be held from 14 October to 15 October in Mumbai. Since the news came on the internet it went viral on social media platforms. Now fans must be super curious to know about its whole information. Here we have more information about the news and we will share it with you in this article.

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However, the International Olympic Committee has not instantly answered an appeal for comment. All five sports guides have been “relevant”, creative, and community-based” which could improve the Olympics sports, ESPN Cricinfo quoted LA28’s chairperson Casey Wasserman as stating. Wasserman said “LA28’s offered sports ignite the imagination on the field of play and drive culture off it. They are appropriate, creative, and community-based played in backyards, community centers, stadiums, schoolyards, backyards, and parks across the U.S and the globe”. Scroll down to the next page for more information about the news.

As per the report, he also added, that they will bring fresh athletes to the games, entertain various fanbases, and expand the Games’ presence in digital spaces, also boosting LA28’s mission to deliver an exceptional experience. ICC chairman Greg Barclay stated that we have been intrigued that LA28 has suggested cricket for inclusion in the Olympics. Of those five sports, three have never been included in an Olympic program. You are on the right page for more information about the news, so please read the complete article.

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As far as we know, flag football is an attractive option for US-based Games given the overwhelming rage of the National Football League (NFL), squash and lacrosse would make their Olympic debut if approved. Cricket, which enjoys enormous international appeal, would come back after emerging once before at the 1900 Games, after the amazing triumph of women’s crickets at the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Since the news came on the internet it circulated on the social media platforms. Now fans are curious waiting for cricket in the Olympics after 128 years. Here we have shared all the information that we had if we get any information then we will update you soon. Stay tuned to us for more updates.

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