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Champions Trophy scrapped in favour of World T20

The ICC has made the decision to play the World T20 in consecutive years, in 2020 and 2021, with the Champions Trophy being axed from the international cricket calendar.

BCCI secretary & CEO blamed for revision of Champions Trophy format

MUMBAI: The members of the Indian cricket board, miffed at the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) ‘unanimous’ decision to convert the format of the Champions Trophy from a 50-over tournament to T20 starting 2021, have accused their own colleagues — the BCCI’s acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and CEO Rahul Johri — of "A World T20 will be a longer tournament than the Champions Trophy.

ICC converts Champions Trophy into World T20

KOLKATA: Terming the 50-over Champions Trophy as "too similar to a World Cup", ICC Chief Executive Dave Richardson on Thursday said the next edition of the tournament, in 2021, will be converted into a World T20.

Why 2021 Champions Trophy has been converted into World T20 – Rediff.com Cricket

'The Champions Trophy in a way was too similar to the World Cup, always quite difficult to differentiate.

Additional World T20 to replace Champions Trophy in 2021

There will be two World Twenty20 tournaments in as many years after the International Cricket Council board scrapped the 2021 Champions Trophy.

Champions Trophy to be replaced with world T20 tournament

Kolkata - The International Cricket Council said Thursday it will kill off the Champions Trophy tournament and replace it with a world T20 championship that will be held every two years.

Goodbye, Champions Trophy? 2021 meet to become World T20 – Times of India

KOLKATA: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday sounded the death knell for the Champions Trophy — the second-biggest 50-overs tournament after the World Cup.

Champions Trophy scrapped, to be replaced by World T20

Pakistan team celebrates after beating India in the final of Champions Trophy 2017 at The Oval in LondonThe International Cricket Council (ICC) board on Thursday approved replacing the Champions Trophy 2021, scheduled to be held in India, with...

ICC to hold back-to-back World T20 events instead of Champions Trophy in 2021

ICC to hold back-to-back World T20 events instead of Champions Trophy in 2021 The International Cricket Council on Thursday announced...

ICC scraps 50-over Champions Trophy, India to host 2021 edition as World T20- Firstcricket...

Kolkata: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday decided to convert the 2021 Champions Trophy scheduled in India into a World T20 event, finally scrapping the eight-team ODI tournament, the context and relevance of which has been questioned repeatedly.


ICC issues reminder after Pakistan players found wearing smartwatch devices

ICC warns players not to wear smartwatches onfield after opening day of England-Pakistan Test Posted May 25, 2018 18:53:07 Cricket's governing body the International Cricket Council (ICC) has warned players to stop wearing smartwatches during play to avoid any allegations of match-fixing.