BCCI (Board Of Management For Cricket In India) has sought extra time from the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) to take an “applicable name” on internet hosting the T20 World Cup 2021.
The event is presently scheduled to be held in India within the months of October and November later this yr.
BCCI SGM Licensed Workplace Bearers To Search Extension Of Time From ICC To Take An Applicable Name To Host ICC T20I World Cup 2021 In India
The choice to hunt an extension was taken on the Particular Basic Assembly (SGM) which was held nearly on Saturday the place it was additionally determined that the the rest of the IPL 2021 will likely be held within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in September-October.
“The SGM additional approved the Workplace Bearers to hunt an extension of time from the ICC to take an applicable name on the internet hosting of ICC T20 World Cup 2021,” the board stated in its press launch.
Final month, the BCCI had picked 9 venues for the T20 World Cup — New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Dharamsala, Ahmedabad, and Lucknow. The ultimate of the multi-nation event was scheduled on November 13 on the world’s largest cricket stadium in Ahmedabad.
BCCI’s Plan To Host T20 WC In India Was Jolted By The Second Wave Of Covid-19
Nonetheless, this choice was taken on the BCCI Annual Basic Assembly (AGM) final month however since then the second wave of the coronavirus led to a document variety of instances within the nation and even led to the postponement of the IPL 2021 on Might 4.
Whereas the way forward for the T20 World Cup continues to be unsure, the board has discovered a window to stage the remaining matches of the 14th version of the IPL within the UAE. The members, at its SGM, unanimously determined to renew the cash-rich league within the UAE, contemplating the monsoon scenario in India within the months of September-October.
A complete of 16 groups are slated to take part within the T20 World Cup 2021. Six tournaments have thus far been performed, and solely the West Indies, who presently holds the title, have gained the event on a number of events. West Indies are the present T20 World Cup holders, beating England within the 2016 ultimate, profitable their second title.