ICC Twenty20 World Cup 2020 Host by Australia, Format, Teams (Confirmed): Back to back four trophy winning sixes by Indies is still in the brains of the people and ICC has declared the host of next Twenty20 World Cup. Australia has got the opportunity to host this tremendous tournament in 2020. ICC has made major modifications from selection procedure to the tenure of this Twenty20 event.
ICC World Twenty20 2020:
The gigantic tournament took place in the year 2007 for the first time. After that, it got huge acknowledgement from all over the world. Hence, till now ICC has flourishingly conducted six editions of Twenty20 World Cup. South Africa witnessed the beginning edition of this event.
Earlier the duration gap of the tournament was two years, but now ICC has decided to make it to four years like fifty overs World Cup event, which takes place after every four years. ICC is looking forward to taking the Twenty20 World Cup game to the next level executing big decisions. The fans have to wait from two years to four years now.
Indies pulled the Twenty20 trophy this year. Hence, the 7th edition of the Twenty20 World Cup will be played in 2020 in Australia.
ICC will give a qualifying chance to the teams
This is the major change adopted by the ICC. In 2016 Twenty20 World Cup, only ten teams battled for the trophy. But, in the next Twenty20 World Cup edition, we will watch sixteen teams in total. ICC learned from their faults this year so its decided to give a green chit to sixteen teams to clash for the cup.
With the selection of the teams by qualifying tournament in 2019, four groups will be made where each group will consist four teams in it. With the beginning of the battle, top two teams from each group will qualify for the quarter-finals. And, the top two teams will fight in the Twenty20 World Cup 2020 finale.
ICC has also confirmed the new pattern of the game. The result of these remodelling will be in front of us in 2020.