Nigeria Replaces Zimbabwe in T20 2020 Qualifiers
Nigeria is set to replace suspended Zimbabwe in the next men’s T20 World Cup qualifier. World Cup T20 2020 Qualifiers is to be held in October in the United Arab Emirates. According to ICC’s press release in a press release, Nigeria will occupy the 14th and final position. Nigeria will join the following countries the United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Ireland, Jersey, Kenya, Namibia, Netherlands, Oman, Papua New Guinea, Scotland, and Singapore. the final of the Americas.
Meanwhile, Namibia will be part of the Women’s T20 World Cup qualifier, replacing Zimbabwe. The event, which is scheduled to begin in Scotland this month, will see Namibia join host countries Scotland, Bangladesh, Ireland, the Netherlands, Papua New Guinea, Thailand and the United States to compete for the remaining two T20 World Cup spots 2020 women’s race.
Namibia was included in the qualifier after losing to Zimbabwe in the final of the African women’s qualifier. Nigeria’s inclusion came after its third place in the African final earlier this year. In a unanimous decision taken last month at the annual conference in London. ICC said Zimbabwe’s cricket had not been able to provide a procedure for free and democratic elections. Failing to ensure that there was “no government interference in its governance and/or cricket administration, respectively” this led to the suspension of their action.