The India-Pakistan spherical was scheduled to happen between July and November final yr however was at all times topic to authorities clearance. Both groups will share factors for the cancelled three-match collection.
“With respect to the India v Pakistan collection, the Technical Commitee concluded that the collection couldn’t be performed due to a Force Majeure occasion after the BCCI demonstrated that it was unable to acquire the mandatory authorities clearances to permit India to take part within the bilateral collection in opposition to Pakistan, which varieties part of the ICC Women’s Championship,” stated the ICC in an announcement.
The growth signifies that India, which completed runner-up within the 2017 version, has secured its berth for the occasion in New Zealand.
All eight groups within the 2017-2020 version of the ICC Women’s Championship had been to play one another in a three-match collection.
“Australia (37 points), England (29), South Africa (25) and now India (23) have qualified by virtue of being the top four. Pakistan (19), New Zealand (17), West Indies (13) and Sri Lanka (5) complete the table,” the assertion added.