India will host the 2021 version as deliberate, the worldwide governing physique stated, whereas the 50-over Girls´s World Cup, scheduled for subsequent yr in New Zealand, has been postponed till 2022.
The ICC final month introduced that the 2020 version of the T20 World Cup couldn’t happen as deliberate in Australia from October this yr.
ICC chief government Manu Sawhney stated in a press release on Friday: “We now have absolute readability on the way forward for ICC occasions, enabling all of our members to give attention to the rescheduling of misplaced worldwide and home cricket.
“We will now proceed as planned with the men’s T20 World Cup 2021 in India and host the 2022 edition in Australia.”
ICC appearing chairman Imran Khwaja stated well being and security had been the highest precedence.
“The decisions the board have taken today are in the best interests of the sport, our partners and importantly our fans,” he added.
COVID-19 has performed havoc with the worldwide sporting calendar however worldwide cricket has resumed behind closed doorways in England, with the host nation presently taking up Pakistan in a three-match Check sequence.
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 will probably be run for the 2022 version.
The format of the postponed Girls’s World Cup will stay because it was for 2021. 5 groups have already certified for the occasion and that can stand for 2022.
The unique world qualification occasion to find out the ultimate three groups will now be held in 2021.