ICC Men’s T20 world cup is the international championship of twenty20 international cricket, the tournament presently subsisting of 16 teams.
And the event is usually conducted every 2 years. The following edition to be taken place in Australia 2020, 4 years after the 2016 edition. 6 tournaments have thus far been taken place. West Indies are the present World Cup holders, defeating England in 2016 final, leading their second title.
2016 was the last tournament edition that was hosted by India.
To determine the teams that would qualify, 2019 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier, a cricket tournament was held during October and November 2019 in the United Arab Emirates.
The T20 men’s world cup,2020 was scheduled to be the 7th tournament to be held in Australia from 18th October to 15th November 2020.
ICC is heading towards hosting the T20 world cup in February-March, 2021, opening the opportunity to stage the Indian premier league which was scheduled to start on the 29th March, has even suspended due to the Coronavirus outbreak to maybe September-October.
The outbreak of Coronavirus has brought cricket activities, just like every other sport, to a dead end. The ICC is in process of developing probability emergency plans and a future course of action when cricket certainly continues and proceeds.
With BCCI keen on a leadership role in cricket’s recovery once sports resume, India’s itinerary will see a major rewrite, increasing the workload and travel of its cricketers.
Three options have been shortlisted. The first option is to stick to the original schedule, while the second option is to the tournament in Feb-March next year. The third and last possibility that was zeroed in to stage the tournament in 2022,” The T20 world cup will be moved to Feb-March,2021. As there was no judgment created in the meeting and has become increasingly clear. Meeting attended by 12 full ICC members and 3 associate members.