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ICC Heading towards T20 World Cup in Feb-March 2021, opens alternative to stage IPL in Sept-Oct

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ICC Heading towards T20 World Cup in Feb-March 2021, opens alternative to stage IPL in Sept-Oct

The BCCI, Check cricket stays paramount for Indian cricket close to the disrupted World-Check Championship at the same time as choices for a delayed T20 World Cup had been mentioned in the course of the ICC chief executives’ committee assembly on Thursday.

The outbreak of Coronavirus has introduced cricket actions, identical to each different sport, to a standstill. The ICC is in strategy of formulating contingency plans and a future plan of action when cricket lastly resumes.

The World Test Championship and the inaugural ODI League were the two of the major issues on the agenda during the meeting but organizing the T20 World Cup is the first major task at hand for the ICC and Cricket Australia.

As many as eight choices for the T20 World Cup had been on the desk in the course of the assembly, which was attended by 12 full ICC members and three affiliate members.

Most of the member Boards seem to have zeroed in on three possible options as far as the scheduling the T20 World Cup is concerned.

“Although it’s a bit early however three choices have been shortlisted. The primary is to stay to the unique Oct-Nov schedule and the second is to the match in Feb-March subsequent 12 months. The third and final possibility that was zeroed in on is to stage the match in 2022,” one of many representatives, who was a part of the assembly, informed India At present.

The postponement of the T20 World Cup opens up a window for the IPL, which was scheduled to start from March 29 but has been suspended due to the Coronavirus.

Once the impact of Coronavirus reduces the possibility of staging the IPL in September-October also improves and the tournament may provide as a preparatory ground for the T20 World Cup.

“As for the World-Check Championship, the BCCI has maintained the significance of World-Check Championship and it’s unlikely that the factors will probably be shared. The Check schedules will probably be altered with and in all chance, the ultimate, which was scheduled in June 2021, will probably be moved to 2022,” the supply added

No final decision was taken in the meeting and the ICC will continue to review the situation but it’s becoming increasingly clear that the T20 World Cup may be moved to Feb-March 2021.

The members and the ICC additionally harassed on getting a knowledgeable opinion from the ICC Medical Committee on how lengthy the COVID-19 outbreak could take to subside, moreover resuming cricket with or without crowds.

Via: India Today

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