The 2025 U-19 Ladies’s T20 World Cup might be held in Malaysia and Thailand, whereas the 2027 version might be hosted by Bangladesh and Nepal.
“The hosts have been chosen through a aggressive bidding course of overseen by a Board sub-committee chaired by Martin Snedden. The ICC Board accepted the suggestions of the committee who carried out a radical evaluate of every bid together with ICC administration,” the ICC mentioned in a launch.
The qualification course of for the 10-team ICC Ladies’s T20 World Cup 2024 was accredited. Eight groups will qualify for the occasion mechanically comprising the highest three groups from every group from the ICC Ladies’s T20 World Cup 2023, the host Bangladesh (if not within the high three of Group 1) and the subsequent highest ranked groups on the ICC T20I Rankings on 27 February 2023. The remaining two groups might be recognized by way of the 10-team ICC Ladies’s T20 World Cup World Qualifier.
The qualification pathway for the 14-team ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2027 was additionally determined with ten groups gaining automated qualification. The ten will comprise South Africa and Zimbabwe as Full Member hosts and the subsequent eight highest ranked groups on the ICC MRF Tyres ODI Rankings on a date to be confirmed. The remaining 4 groups will qualify through the ICC CWC World Qualifier.
Afghanistan rep guarantees no govt interference
The Board acquired an replace from the Afghanistan Working Group detailing a latest assembly with a consultant of the Afghanistan authorities and the Afghanistan Cricket Board in Doha. The federal government official reiterated their dedication to totally respect and adjust to the ICC structure, particularly the necessity for range and inclusivity and for the ACB to function impartial from authorities interference.
The relwse quoted Afghanistan Working Group chairman Imran Khwaja as saying: “The assembly was optimistic and respectful and the federal government consultant was clear in his help for the ICC structure together with in precept for girls’s cricket in Afghanistan. There are clearly challenges for it to renew however we are going to proceed to work with the ACB to take this ahead. The Working Group will intently monitor the dedication undertaken by the Afghanistan authorities and can proceed to report again to the ICC Board.”
In the meantime, the ICC additionally knowledgeable that BCCI secretary Jay Shah will change into the chairman of the ICC’s Finance and Business Affairs Committee, changing Cricket Eire’s Ross McCollum who has stepped down from the function.