The four-nation Nations Cup was played in Sharjah for the first time in 1985.
Teams from India, Pakistan, England and Australia descended in it.
Dainik BhaskarDec 23, 2019, 10:57 AM IST Sports Desk. BCCI President Sourav Ganguly said that from 2021, the four-day ODI series will start. The first season of the series will be played in India. Apart from India, England, Australia, another team will be included in the series. Earlier the ICC had said that they are planning to organize a big tournament every year between 2023 to 2031 under the Future Tour Program.
India, England and Australia opposed it. However, the ICC does not allow any country to organize tournaments of more than three teams. Ganguly had recently met officials of the English Board in London. The Super Series may be discussed in the next meeting of the ICC Executive. However, this is likely to be disputed.
Four Nations' Cup was played in 1985 for the first time in 1985 when a four-nation Nations Cup was played in Sharjah for the first time. Teams from India, Pakistan, England and Australia had landed in it. India won the tournament title. In 1986, the four-nation Champions Trophy was held in Sharjah. India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and the West Indies landed. Pakistan defeated India in the final.