International Cricket Council has approved international status for T20 matches between all of its Associate Members.
The decision came after a week of meetings in Kolkata.
According to a press release of ICC, the move across both men's and women's cricket, is part of the wider strategic aim of using the T20 format to globalise the game.
Now, the number of teams with status to play international T20 cricket will increase from the present 18 to 104.
Source: Radio Pakistan