Dubai, August 7
India will host the 2021 T20 World Cup, as deliberate, whereas this 12 months’s version of the match, which was scheduled to be held in Australia in October-November, will now be held in that nation in 2022.
The ICC introduced these selections after its board assembly at this time. The schedule had gone awry as a result of Covid-19 pandemic.
This 12 months’s version needed to bee postponed due to the Covid pandemic, which has severely impacted all sports activities calendars globally.
“ICC today confirmed that the T20 World Cup 2020 that was postponed due to Covid-19 will be held in Australia in 2022. India will host the T20 World Cup 2021 as planned,” the ICC said in a press assertion.
ICC additionally confirmed that the subsequent 12 months’s ladies’s ODI World Cup in New Zealand has been postponed till February-March 2022 due to the influence the pandemic has had on cricket globally.
The format of the 2021 T20 World Cup will stay because it was for 2020 and all groups that certified for that occasion will now take part in India in 2021. A brand new qualification course of shall be began for the 2022 version in Australia. — TNS, companies