India Would possibly Not Host 2021 T20 World Cup: Wasim Khan


The venue of the 2021 World T20 remains to be unsure because the COVID-19 scenario in India remains to be not below management. 2020 T20 World Cup, which was speculated to be held in Australia, needed to be postponed as a result of ongoing pandemic and can now be held in 2022, whereas the 2021 World T20 would possibly face some points as nicely.


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The COVID-19 scenario in India has not improved and the authorities may be pressured to maneuver to the event to UAE. Not too long ago, Indian Premier League was additionally held within the UAE, maintaining in view the dire scenario within the house nation.

PCB CEO, Wasim Khan, reiterated the truth that ICC may need to maneuver the mega event to UAE, in case the scenario doesn’t enhance within the host nation.

Wasim Khan additionally mentioned that the PCB has requested the Indian authority to supply assurance that the Pakistani staff won’t face any visa points in case the event is held in India.


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PCB chief Ehsan Mani has written to them and requested them that given the state of relations between India and Pakistan, it will be finest if the ICC and BCCI offers a written assurance concerning the visas being issued to us.

Pakistan was initially slated to host the 2020 Asia Cup, however as a result of postponement of the event, PCB has determined to swap the tournaments internet hosting rights with Sri Lanka. As per new scheduling, 2021 Asia Cup will likely be held in Sri Lanka and Pakistan will host the 2022 version of the event.



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