International Cricket Council has declared the schedule of upcoming major ICC events in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. In ICC board meeting today at Dubai under ICC Chairman Narayanaswami Srinivasan, ICC Chief Executive David Richardson and ICC President Mustafa Kamal presence the schedule for world t20s, cricket world cup 2019, Champions trophy 2017 are confirmed.
In a media release by ICC it is announced, “The ICC Board received an update on the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 and approved the dates of the ICC Events through to 2019.”
In this meeting ICC also reinstated that Super Over will take place in the final of an ICC event if the match is tie between two finalists. This decision will be carrying in 2015 cricket world cup as well.
ICC said, “The ICC Board reinstated the use of a Super Over in the event of a tie in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 final. This now replicates the arrangements for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 final and other recent ICC events where a winner will be determined on the day of the final (weather permitting), and a Super Over was the most credible way to separate the two sides.”
ICC Events Calendar Schedule 2015 to 2019
|Event / Tournament||Schedule||Hosting Nation|
|ICC World T20 Qualifier 2015||6 – 26 July 2015||Ireland / Scotland|
|ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016||22 January – 14 February 2016||Bangladesh|
|ICC World T20 2016||11 March – 3 April 2016||India|
|ICC Champions Trophy 2017||1 – 19 June 2017||England|
|ICC Women’s World Cup 2017||4 – 27 August 2017||England|
|ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2018||12 January – 4 February 2018||New Zealand|
|ICC Cricket World Cup qualifier 2018||1 March – 4 April 2018||Bangladesh|
|ICC Women’s World Twenty20 2018||2 – 25 November 2018||West Indies|
|ICC Cricket World Cup 2019||30 May – 15 July 2019||England|