The ICC is hoping to stage the match from Oct to November 2021.© Twitter
The 2020 T20 Earth Cup has been postponed owing to the coronavirus pandemic, the Intercontinental Cricket Council (ICC) declared on Monday. The match was scheduled to be played in Australia between October 18 and November 15 this year. “The International Cricket Council (ICC) currently verified the ICC Men’s T20 Globe Cup in Australia 2020 has been postponed because of to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic,” ICC stated in its statement. The ICC also exposed revised dates for their a few forthcoming world wide functions in men’s cricket, like the 2023 Globe Cup which is to be played in India.
The ICC Men’s T20 Entire world Cup 2021 will be held October – November 2021 with the ultimate on 14 November 2021, the statement explained.
The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 will be held October – November 2022 with the last on 13 November 2022, it additional.
The 50-in excess of Environment Cup in 2023 will be held in India Oct – November 2023 with the ultimate on 26 November 2023, it said.
The ICC did not point out the place the T20 Globe Cups in 2021 and 2022 will be held.
The 2021 T20 World Cup was initially slated to be held in India.
The ICC claimed that it “agreed to deliver clarity to the calendar and give the activity the greatest achievable possibility in excess of the following 3 decades to recuperate from the disruption prompted by COVID-19.”
“We have undertaken a detailed and sophisticated contingency setting up exercise and as a result of this course of action, our amount a single precedence has been to protect the health and fitness and safety of every person included in the sport,” ICC Chief Government Manu Sawhney was quoted as indicating in the statement.
“The selection to postpone the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup was taken following watchful thought of all of the choices offered to us and gives us the most effective attainable opportunity of offering two safe and sound and effective T20 Earth Cups for lovers close to the globe,” he added.
“Our Customers now have the clarity they need to have around party home windows to allow them to reschedule missing bilateral and domestic cricket,” Sawhney reported.
“Shifting the Men’s Cricket Globe Cup to a afterwards window is a crucial aspect of this and gives us a better opportunity of maintaining the integrity of the qualification process. This added time will be utilized to reschedule games that may be shed for the reason that of the pandemic guaranteeing qualification can be decided on the field of play,” he stated.
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