The Daily Telegraph
Twenty20 contest breaks with tradition
More than a century of cricket tradition will be left behind today when the England and Wales Cricket Board proposes the introduction of a Twenty20 competition in the summer of 2020 copying the IPL and Big Bash.
Colin Graves, the chairman of the ECB, will ask the counties to vote to allow the creation of a Twenty league with eight new teams based around regions instead of counties. Sport. page 18