The International Cricket Council has thanked hosts Cricket Australia for the successful hosting of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022.
It has been one of the most competitive Men’s T20 World Cups ever and saw England win the ultimate prize in T20 cricket for the second time, after defeating Pakistan in the final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The event was delivered across seven host cities Adelaide, Brisbane, Geelong, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney with 16 teams battling it out to be crowned T20 World Cup champions.
ICC Chair Greg Barclay said: “We are delighted with the delivery of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 in Australia. It was a fast-paced and high energy event, with entertaining and competitive cricket on show.
“I’d like to thank Cricket Australia and the Local Organising Committee for their commitment and dedication in delivering the postponed event, across seven wonderful venues. Thank you must go to the Match Officials and to the ICC staff for delivering a world class global cricket event.
“Finally, congratulations to England for winning their second ICC Men’s T20 World Cup title.”