BCCI to bid for 2025 Champions Trophy, 2028 T20 and 2031 ODI WC within the subsequent cycle of occasions


ICC has deliberate to organise a worldwide occasion yearly from 2024 within the subsequent cycle.

A view of emblem of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI). (Photograph by Aniruddha Chowhdury/Mint through Getty Photographs)

The Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) might be bidding to host three upcoming ICC occasions within the subsequent cycle ranging from 2024 for eight years. The choice was taken on the board’s emergent Apex Council Assembly which held just about just lately. Not too long ago, ICC reinstated the Champions Trophy which final befell in 2017 when Pakistan defeated India within the last.

Together with it, the ICC has taken care that there’s at the very least a single international occasion going down yearly from 2024. The BCCI appears to be very assured of internet hosting the World Cups now after efficiently co-hosting the 50-over WC and internet hosting the 2016 T20 WC alone. They’re planning to now bid for internet hosting of the 2025 Champions Trophy, 2028 T20 World Cup and 2031 ODI World Cup.

“Sure, we might be bidding for the 2025 Champions Trophy together with 2028 T20 World Cup and the 2031 50-over World Cup. The Apex Council has agreed on this, in precept,” a senior BCCI official stated in accordance with Yahoo Information.

India needs to be able to internet hosting world occasion each 2 or 3 years, says official

India are the hosts of the upcoming T20 World Cup to be performed in October-November later this 12 months. Nevertheless, it isn’t but certain if the match might be performed in India because of the COVID-19 menace. Furthermore, the nation can also be slated to host the 2023 ODI World Cup and the BCCI official reckoned that will probably be good for them to play hosts to the Champions Trophy a few years later.

“The Champions Trophy is a brief match however is an immensely common one. It was solely truthful that after the 2023 World Cup in India, we bid for the 2025 Champions Trophy. India needs to be ready to host a worldwide occasion each two to a few years and therefore we’re bidding for 3 occasions,” the official additional added.

ICC has determined to extend the groups within the subsequent cycle for the worldwide occasions. Whereas the 50-over World Cup may have 14 groups, the mega occasion within the shortest format will see 20 groups battling it out for the glory.

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