Basseterre,St.Kitts November 16 2021(SKNVIBES)
THE Caribbean will stage another major international cricket event when the 2024 T20 World Cup heads back to the region – this time including the United States of America.
Announcement of the hosting came from the world governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), in an official media statement today, which disclosed all the host nations for the 2024-2031 cycle.During that period there will be eight new tournaments, including the return of the Champions Trophy, to be played across 14 nations.
The ICC said that the tournament, which will be played in June 2024, will go somewhere it has never been before, with the USA hosting the event alongside the West Indies, Which staged the action packed tournament in 2010.Cricket West Indies said that this announcement is part of a strategic partnership and vision of CWI and USA Cricket for the 2024 T20 World Cup. They announced that it is geared towards growing the game in the Americas by re-energising the sport with a new generation of fans in the West Indies and unlocking cricket’s potential in the USA.