ICC Cricket T20 World Cup 2021, Match List, Schedule, Teams, Timing

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ICC Cricket T20 World Cup 2021

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Cricket World cup is one of the interesting and big tournaments for which fans are eagerly waiting for. The T20 format in cricket has gained popularity India and other countries like Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia. The BCCI has taken decision to hold the match of current year in Oman and UAE instead of Australia.

However, the last years’ match got cancelled owing to pandemic situation and it has been great loss for the cricket world.  However, in July 2020, ICC confirmed that tournament has been postponed to 2021 due to pandemic reasons and the matches will be played in UAE and Oman. Read on to know more about other important details relating to ICC Cricket World Cup of 2021 in the following part of the article.

ICC Cricket T20 Word Cup Tournament 2021

BCCI will be hosting ICC T20 World Cup 2021 but it will be hosted in United Arab Emirates and Oman. However, the last year’s match has been called off due to pandemic situation. Many teams including team India have started to prep up for the matches. BCCI President Saurav Ganguly commented that the cricket matches aren’t suitable to organize in Australia owing to problems of rain and thus, new location has been chosen. It is the 7th T20 World Cup that is scheduled to be held from 17th October 2021 to 14th November 2021, Oman and UAE being the new chosen locations. The affirmation of the tournament of current year has been given on August 2021.

ICC Cricket T20 World Cup Tournament 2021

Name ICC Cricket T20 World Cup 2021
Start Date From 17 October 2021
Last Date 14 November 2021
Location United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman
Host Board of Control for Cricket India (BCCI)
Administrator International Cricket Council
Participants Team 16
Format T20 which is 20 Over Cricket League Match
Total Matches Played 45
Official portal of website Click here

 

Participating Team List In T20 Word Cup 2021

Below is given the list of 16 teams participating in ICC T20 World Cup 2021. The participants are the same that were qualified for T20 World Cup 2020 on based on ranking and matches they qualified. However, the full squared for the teams are yet to be declared on the official portal soon.

  1. India
  2. England
  3. Pakistan
  4. New Zealand
  5. Australia
  6. South Africa
  7. West Indies
  8. Afghanistan
  9. Sri Lanka
  10. Bangladesh
  11. Ireland
  12. Netherlands
  13. Papua New Guinea
  14. Namibia
  15. Oman
  16. Scotland

Match Schedule for T20 Word Cup Tournament 2021

The match of the 8 teams have been separated into two groups, that is, Sri Lanka, Netherlands, Namibia, and Ireland. In the second team, there is Scotland, Bangladesh, Papua New Guinea and Oman. One team will qualify from both groups that will join other qualified teams such as Australia, New Zeeland, South Africa, India, West Indies, England, Afghanistan and Pakistan. The semi-final is scheduled on 11th and 12th of November and the final is likely to be on 14th November. The details of the schedule of the 2021 game are as follows:

Match No. Date Team Round Group
1 17-Oct-21 Sri Lanka vs. Ireland First Round Group A
2 18-Oct-21 Netherlands Vs Namibia First Round Group A
3 19-Oct-21 Bangladesh Vs Scotland First Round Group B
4 19-Oct-21 Papua New Guinea Oman First Round Group B
5 20-Oct-21 Ireland Vs Netherlands First Round Group A
6 20-Oct-21 Sri Lanka vs Namibia First Round Group A
7 21-Oct-21 Scotland Vs Papua New Guinea First Round Group B
8 21-Oct-21 Bangladesh Vs Oman First Round Group B
9 22-Oct-21 Ireland Vs Namibia First Round Group A
10 22-Oct-21 Sri Lanka Vs Netherlands First Round Group A
11 23-Oct-21 Scotland Vs Oman First Round Group B
12 23-Oct-21 Bangladesh Vs Papua New Guinea First Round Group B
13 24-Oct-21 England Vs Australia Super 12 Group 1
14 24-Oct-21 India Vs Pakistan Super 12 Group 2
15 25-Oct-21 A1 Vs B2 Super 12 Group 1
16 25-Oct-21 South Africa Vs West Indies Super 12 Group 1
17 26-Oct-21 Afghanistan Vs A2 Super 12 Group 2
18 26-Oct-21 New Zealand Vs B1 Super 12 Group 2
19 27-Oct-21 England Vs A1 Super 12 Group 1
20 28-Oct-21 Afghanistan Vs B1 Super 12 Group 2
21 28-Oct-21 Australia Vs South Africa Super 12 Group 1
22 29-Oct-21 West Indies Vs A1 Super 12 Group 1
23 29-Oct-21 Pakistan Vs A2 Super 12 Group 2
24 30-Oct-21 India Vs New Zealand Super 12 Group 2
25 30-Oct-21 England Vs B2 Super 12 Group 1
26 31-Oct-21 Australia Vs West Indies Super 12 Group 1
27 31-Oct-21 West Indies Vs B2 Super 12 Group 1
28 01-Nov-21 Pakistan Vs New Zealand Super 12 Group 2
29 01-Nov-21 India Vs Afghanistan Super 12 Group 2
30 02-Nov-21 A2 Vs B1 Super 12 Group 2
31 02-Nov-21 Australia Vs A1 Super 12 Group 1
32 03-Nov-21 England Vs West Indies Super 12 Group 1
33 04-Nov-21 South Africa Vs A1 Super 12 Group 1
34 04-Nov-21 Pakistan Vs Afghanistan Super 12 Group 2
35 05-Nov-21 India Vs A2 Super 12 Group 2
36 05-Nov-21 New Zealand Vs A2 Super 12 Group 2
37 06-Nov-21 Pakistan Vs B1 Super 12 Group 1
38 06-Nov-21 England Vs South Africa Super 12 Group 1
39 07-Nov-21 Australia Vs B2 Super 12 Group 2
40 07-Nov-21 South Africa Vs B2 Super 12 Group 1
41 08-Nov-21 India Vs B1 Super 12 Group 2
42 08-Nov-21 New Zealand Vs Afghanistan Super 12 Group 2

 

Team Ranking in T20 Word Cup 2021 Tournament

Position Team or Country Points
1 New Zealand 121
2 Australia 118
3 England 118
4 India 115
5 South Africa 107
6 Pakistan 94
7 Bangladesh 90
8 West Indies 82
9 Sri Lanka 77
10 Afghanistan 62
11 Netherlands 48
12 Ireland 43
13 Zimbabwe 39
14 Scotland 37
15 Oman 34
16 Nepal 24
17 UAE 21
18 Namibia 16
19 United States 12
20 Papua New Guinea

 

List Of Winner of T20 Word Cup

Year Host Country Final Match Venue Winner Team Runner-up team
2007 South Africa Johannesburg India Pakistan
2009 England London Pakistan Sri Lanka
2010 West Indies Bridgetown England Australia
2012 Sri Lankan Colombo West Indies Sri Lanka
2014 Bangladesh Dhaka Sri Lanka India
2016 India Kolkata West Indies England
2020 Australia Melbourne Postponed Postponed
2021 India Dubai TBD TBD

 

Who is Hosting T20 Word Cup 2021 ?

Board Control of Cricket India or BCCI will continue to be the host of the matches, no matters where the location of the match is. Though, the World Cup is suspended owing to pandemic situation, but BCCI will host it once things get back to normal and the match is declared. However, it will be staged in Oman and United Arab Emirates.

T20 Word Cup 2021 Venue

The venue is UAE and Oman. The location of the match is the Dubai International Stadium. The Oman Cricket Academy Ground, the Sharjah Stadium, and Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

T20 Word Cup 2021 Time Table

The official time table of respective match are yet to be published on the portal. As soon as it comes up, the teams will get to know its details and fixture. However, a predicated time schedule has been shown above for convenience of information. Below the detail of match date is shown :-

Opening Match 17 October 2021 – Sri Lanka vs. Ireland at Oman
Semi-Final 1 11 November 2021 in UAE
Semi-Final 2 12 November 2021 in UAE
Final Match 14 November 2021 in UAE

 

What Is the Ticket Price Of T20 Word Cup 2021 ?

The International Cricket Council or ICC is yet to declare the ticket price for the latest ICC T20 Cricket World Cup of 2021. The interested one can keep an eye on its portal to know the prize and where from the tickets of the match can be bought.

Who Has Broadcast Right Of T20 Word Cup 2021 ?

The Star Sports Network will broadcast the matches of Men’s ICC T20 World Cup 2021 in different language. It will also be available on Display+ Hotstar is considered to be the official online streaming partner of World Cup.

FAQ

Q : What is the starting date of T20 world cup 2021 ?

Ans : World Cup 2021 start on 17th October, 2021

Q : Which country is hosting the current year’s T20 world cup 2021 ?

Ans : United Arab Emirates and Oman

Q : What is the final match date of the T20 World Cup 2021 ?

Ans : 14th November, 2021

Q : Is Sri Lanka part of T20 World Cup 2021 ?

Ans : Yes

Q : How many countries are participating in the 2021 T20 world cup ?

Ans :16