T20 World Cup 2021: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has released the schedule of the Men’s T20 World Cup to be played in 2021. This World Cup will be organized in United Arab Emirates and Oman.
The International Cricket Council today released the schedule of T20 World Cup 2021. According to the schedule released by the ICC, the first match of the T20 World Cup will be played between Oman and Papua New Guinea on October 17.
On the same day, the second match will be between Bangladesh and Scotland. Whereas India will play its first match in the T20 World Cup against Pakistan on October 24. The T20 World Cup 2021 was earlier proposed to be held in India.
But due to the Corona virus global epidemic, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) shifted it to the UAE and Oman.
Against India Matches in T20 World Cup 2021
- 24 October – India vs Pakistan
- 31 October – India vs New Zealand
- November 3 – India vs Afghanistan
- November 5 – India vs B1
- November 8 – India vs A2
Mark your calendars
Eight qualifying teams will take part in the first round of the tournament. Four of these teams will enter the Super 12. The first eight teams are Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Ireland, Netherlands, Scotland, Namibia, Oman and Papua New Guinea. The final match of the T20 World Cup will be played on November 14.
This is the first time since 2016 that the Men’s T20 World Cup is being organized. Earlier in the year 2016, West Indies defeated England in the T20 World Cup final played in Kolkata.
- Group 1 Teams – England, Australia, South Africa, West Indies, Round 1 Group A winner, Round 1 Group B runner-up
- Group 2 Teams – India, Pakistan, New Zealand, Afghanistan, Round 1 Group B winner, Round 1 Group A runner-up
Get ready for the 2021 ICC Men’s #T20WorldCup bonanza
— ICC (@ICC) August 17, 2021