After Asia Cup 2023, Pakistan is now losing another opportunity to host the ICC event of Champions Trophy that is to be played in 2025.
As per the reports, there might be a high chance that the Champions Trophy 2025 tournament will be shifted from Pakistan to the West Indies or the United States of America. Pakistan would receive monetary compensation for the losses it would suffer due to Champions Trophy moving out of Pakistan.
It should be noted that these changes in locations are only in the initial stages yet and have not been confirmed by the authorities.
Earlier, it was reported that the ICC considering a possible shift of T20 World Cup 2024 from US and the West Indies.
According to reports, cricket infrastructure in US doesn’t meet international standards.
ICC has reviewed the situation and started thinking about shifting the next year’s event to some other country. The United Kingdom (UK), as per reports, might be given the hosting of the multi-nation event next year.
It must be noted here that T20 World Cup in 2030 will be jointly hosted by England, Scotland, and Ireland. If next year’s event is held in the UK, then US and West Indies might host the event in 2030.