Three months after the 2019 World Cup last was determined by boundary rely, the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) has made adjustments to the Tremendous Over rule for all its main occasions.
On the finish of a tied tremendous over within the last at Lord’s, England had been declared winners on the premise of scoring extra boundaries (fours and sixes) in its allotted 50 overs and the Tremendous Over mixed, a lot to the ire of the New Zealand followers.
Following that thrilling but controversial last, the ICC has lastly made adjustments to the rule and in case a state of affairs arises the place each groups are tied even after the Tremendous Over in a last or semi-final, the Tremendous Over will probably be repeated till there’s a clear winner.
This rule was not too long ago applied in home T20 leagues just like the Caribbean Premier League and now the ICC is following go well with.
“Following on from a recommendation from the ICC Cricket Committee, the Chief Executives’ Committee agreed that use of the Super Over as a way to decide results at ICC events will be retained. Both the Cricket Committee and CEC agreed it was an exciting and engaging conclusion to the game and will remain in place covering all games at both ODI and T20I World Cups,” the ICC mentioned after its board assembly.
“In group stages, if the Super Over is tied, the match will be tied. In semifinals and finals, there is one change to the Super Over regulation in keeping with the basic principle of scoring more runs than the opponent to win, the Super Over will be repeated until one team has more runs than the other.”
The board additionally determined that the eight-year cycle commencing in 2023 will comprise eight males’s occasions, eight girls’s occasions, 4 males’s U19 occasions and 4 girls’s U19 occasions.
“In examining a whole range of options, the Board felt a major men’s and women’s event each year will bring consistency to our calendar whilst complementing bilateral cricket, giving our sport a strong future foundation,” mentioned ICC chairman Shashank Manohar.
“It will provide clear structure and context to enable the growth of the sport and greater engagement opportunities for all of our stakeholders. The move towards a bidding model will give equal opportunities to all members to host ICC events post 2023.”


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