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The ICC Board on Tuesday accredited Bangladesh, India, England and Sri Lanka because the 4 host nations of the ICC girls’s white ball occasions from 2024-2027. The ICC Girls’s T20 World Cup 2024 shall be hosted by Bangladesh for the second time, with the 2026 version going to England for the primary time since 2009. The subsequent ICC Girls’s Cricket World Cup in 2025 shall be staged by India and Sri Lanka will host the ICC Girls’s T20 Champions Trophy 2027 topic to them qualifying for the occasion.
The hosts had been chosen through a aggressive bidding course of overseen by a Board sub-committee chaired by Martin Snedden together with Clare Connor, Sourav Ganguly, and Ricky Skerritt. The ICC Board accepted the suggestions of the committee who performed an intensive evaluate of every bid together with ICC administration.
Greg Barclay, ICC Chair, in an official assertion, mentioned: “We’re delighted to have awarded ICC girls’s white ball occasions to Bangladesh, India, England and Sri Lanka. Accelerating the expansion of the ladies’s recreation is among the ICC’s strategic priorities and taking these occasions to a few of our sport’s largest markets give us a incredible alternative to try this and deepen its reference to cricket’s one billion plus followers.”
Sourav Ganguly, President, BCCI mentioned: “We had been eager on internet hosting the ICC Girls’s Cricket World Cup 2025 and we’re glad we’ve received the internet hosting rights for this marquee conflict on the ladies’s calendar. India hosted the 50-over girls’s World Cup in 2013 and the game has undergone super transformation since then. The recognition of ladies’s cricket is quickly rising, and it is a step in the precise path. The BCCI will work carefully with the ICC and fulfil all the necessities.”
Jay Shah, Secretary, BCCI mentioned: “We’re delighted to host the 2025 ICC Girls’s Cricket World Cup and let me inform you that BCCI will depart no stone unturned to make it a memorable occasion for everybody involved. We’re taking a number of steps to boost the profile of the game proper from the grassroots stage and internet hosting the World Cup will additional increase the recognition of the game within the nation. The BCCI stays dedicated to girls’s cricket in India. We now have the infrastructure in place, and I’m assured we may have a really profitable version of the World Cup.”
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