India To Host ICC Champions Trophy In 2021 Adopted By 2023 World Cup

India To Host ICC Champions Trophy In 2021 Followed By 2023 World Cup


India turned the primary host nation to win the World Cup in 2011 © AFP


India are all set to host the 2023 ODI World Cup and the 2021 ICC Champions Trophy, the Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) confirmed in a Particular Basic Assembly (SGM) held on Monday, December 11. India would be the internet hosting the World Cup by itself for the primary time. The earlier three events, (1987, 1996 and 2011), India co-hosted the occasion together with Pakistan and Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. India have the excellence of successful the ODI World Cup twice, first in 1983 which was held in England after which in 2011 which was held in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. India additionally turned the primary host nation to win the World Cup in 2011 after Australia repeated the identical feat in 2015.

India will host newly-promoted Test side Afghanistan for his or her first-ever Take a look at match, BCCI introduced. The dates of the historic Take a look at can be chalked out later, BCCI performing Secretary Amitabh Choudhary introduced after a Particular Basic Assembly.

He stated India may even host 81 matches throughout all of the three codecs from 2019 to 2023 in response to the brand new Future Excursions Programme (FTP).

“Afghans had been scheduled to play their first Take a look at in 2019 versus Australia however contemplating the historic relationship between India and Afghanistan, we determined to host their first Take a look at,” Choudhary informed reporters.

The subsequent FTP cycle at dwelling will embody high-profile sequence towards England, South Africa and Australia.

The BCCI additionally determined towards coming underneath the jurisdiction of the Nationwide Anti-Doping Company (NADA) and reiterated that it already follows the laws laid down by World Anti Doping Company (WADA).

(With IANS Inputs)

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