After almost 30 years, there is going to be another global tournament in Pakistan. According to the ICC’s ten-year plan, the Champions Trophy will be held in Pakistan in 2025.
The last tournament was held in 1998 in Pakistan. Since then there has been no meeting in the country. The bilateral series was also closed for a long time due to militant attacks and security risks.
Meanwhile, PCB chairman Ramiz Raja
is happy to have the opportunity to host an ICC event after a long absence. He thanked the ICC.PCB chairman Ramiz is set to host the Champions Trophy. “I am delighted that the ICC has selected Pakistan for this important tournament,” he said. There is no limit to this joy. The ICC has given Pakistan the responsibility of a big tournament. Has full faith in us. The ICC has full confidence in our management, operational capabilities and efficiency. ‘
“We continue to prove how good we can be as organizers,” he said.
With the 2025 ICC Champions Trophy in hand, we will once again show our passion and love for the game. Because this event will be a blessing for millions of fans in the country. ‘
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the names of all the global organizers of men’s cricket for the next ten years. The decision was announced in an official statement on Tuesday (November 18th).In that schedule, the 2024 Twenty20 World Cup will be jointly held in the West Indies and the United States. Then the 2025 Champions Trophy is going to be in Pakistan. And after a long time through this tournament, there is going to be a global ICC event in Pakistan. Besides, the last Champions Trophy was held in 2016.
Another Twenty20 World Cup in 2026, which will be jointly hosted by India and Sri Lanka. Then in 2026, the African countries are going to host another ODI World Cup. The ODI World Cup will be held in South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe.
In addition, the 2026 T20 World Cup will be held in the two neighboring countries of Trans-Tasman, Australia and New Zealand. Next year the Champions Trophy will be in South Asian country India.
Then in 2030 T20 World Cup will be England, Ireland and Scotland. In 2031, Bangladesh will jointly host the ODI World Cup with India.
Sourav Ganguly, president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI),
has become the chairman of the ICC Cricket Committee. He has been appointed to replace legendary Indian spinner Anil Kumble.In 2012, Kumble replaced Clive Lloyd as chairman of the cricket committee. Then in 2016 he was re-appointed. He was re-elected for the third and last three-year term in 2019.After serving as the chairman of the cricket committee for nine years in three terms, this time his one-time teammate Sourav is going to take his place.
Meanwhile, ICC chairman Greg Berkeley is delighted to have Sourav, who has an impeccable cricketing career as well as an ICC administrator, on the cricket committee.