ICC Intercontinental Cup2015-17 ICC Intercontinental Cup
The ICC Intercontinental Cup is a tournament of cricket and International Cricket Council organizes the tournament to implement their cricket development plan. It is devised to offer chances of first-class-cricket matches to Associate Members of the ICC against teams of their level in skill in a competitive envoirnment so that they may prepare themselves to achieve Test Cricket status. The 2015–17 ICC Intercontinental Cup will be the seventh edition of the ICC Intercontinental Cup. This will be played from 2015 to 2017. This will be contested between associate members of the ICC. The winner nation of the 2015-17 Intercontinental Cup and coming editions of the tournament will contest four five-day matches including two home and two away matches with the lowest ranked Test nation in an event called as the 2018 ICC Test Challenge. If the winner of the Intercontinental Cup wins the ICC Test Challenge, they will be given the 11 th Test nation status.