India on Friday retained the rights to host the T20 World Cup 2021, whereas Australia postponed this yr, the event will now happen in 2022. The International Cricket Council (ICC) introduced this after its board assembly.
"The ICC today confirms that the T20 World Cup 2020 postponed due to Coronavirus Pandemic will now be in Australia in 2022," the ICC stated in a launch. T20 World Cup 2021 in India will probably be in response to the predetermined schedule.
The ICC additionally stated that the ladies's one-day Cricket World Cup to be held in New Zealand subsequent yr has been postponed till February March 2022 because of the widespread results of the Corona epidemic. <! –
Women's World Cup postponed till February – March 2022
The ICC additionally stated that the Women's One-Day Cricket World Cup, to be held in New Zealand subsequent yr, has been postponed to February – March 2022 because of the widespread results of the Corona epidemic.
There will probably be renewed qualification for the event to be held in Australia in 2022. A member of the ICC board advised PTI, "BCCI was never keen on hosting the tournament in 2022 as there is going to be a one-day World Cup in India in 2023".
Women's cricket suffered a significant setback
Women's cricket has nonetheless suffered a significant setback because the World Cup was postponed for a yr. Sahni stated that with this resolution, all international locations will get a greater alternative to arrange for the most important event.
A member of the ICC board stated that when many international locations of the world are scuffling with the corona epidemic, it was not potential to get the qualifier on time. The postponement of the Women's World Cup has additionally raised questions on the way forward for Indian giants like Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami, who would play their final ICC event in 2021.
5 groups have certified
The format of the postponed World Cup would be the identical as in 2021. Five groups have certified who will play in 2022. Apart from this, three groups will come by way of the qualification course of which can now be in 2021.