10 team format best for WC: NZ Cricket Board

Associate teams outrage over different from the 2015 ICC  WC likely have caused the ICC to reevaluate its final decision but co hosts New Zealand’s Board has supported the shaping, expressing a 10 side format works finest from the coordinators ‘ viewpoint.

NZ Cricket Board President Justin Vaughan mentioned the ICC, which is set to check the final decision in its next ICC executive board conference, must make a decision rapidly about the total of sides in the huge event which they will coordinator mutually combined with Aussie.

“Look, I’m supportive to Ireland, in particular, and the way they’ve got competed at world events,” Vaughan tells..”A 10 side contest performs much better from a host viewpoint than a 12 team contest does. A twelve team contest would require the launch of a Super Sixes phase in involving 2 pools of 6 and an knockout stage.

“The issue with the Super 6 part of a contest is that there is no assurance around who’s participating in whom and where. To sell seat tickets and set up overseas visit groups or overseas guests gets very challenging when you have got a part of the competition where you do not know who’s taking part in where,” NZ Cricket Board President said.

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