ICC Males’s T20 World Cup would be the second main ICC match in 2021 after the inaugural version of the World Check Championship, which was held in June. This would be the seventh T20 World Cup, which started in 2007 in South Africa. The match can have 16 members out of which 10 groups are high ten groups within the ICC rankings and 6 groups certified by the T20 World Cup Qualifiers. Forty-five matches will likely be performed in whole, together with preliminary spherical, tremendous 12, and knockouts.
About The Match
The T20 World Cup will likely be held within the UAE and Oman from seventeenth October 2021 to 14th November 2021. The match was initially scheduled from 18th October 2020 to fifteenth November 2020 final 12 months in Australia, but it surely was postponed because of the Covid-19 pandemic. ICC decided to host the T20 Males’s World Cup 2022 in Australia as a substitute. The T20 World Cup 2021 was initially imagined to be held in India, but it surely was shifted to the UAE and Oman because of the Covid-19 pandemic in India. Nonetheless, ICC has introduced that the BCCI (Board of Management for Cricket in India) will retain the internet hosting rights whatever the venues. ICC has finalized 4 venues for the match that are Dubai (Dubai Worldwide Stadium), Abu Dhabi (Zayed Cricket Stadium), Sharjah (Sharjah Cricket Stadium), and Muscat (Oman Cricket Academy Floor).
- The primary match will likely be performed between Oman and Papua New Guinea on the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Floor, Abu Dhabi.
Schedule and Groups
16 groups will likely be competing within the match. The highest 8 groups within the ICC Males’s T20 Workforce Rankings have been immediately drafted for the Tremendous 12 which would be the second spherical of the match.
The opposite 8 groups must play in Spherical 1 as a way to qualify for the Tremendous 12 stage. These eight groups are additional divided into 2 teams – Group A and B, 4 in every group.
Spherical 1 (Preliminary Spherical)
Group A includes 4 groups that are Sri Lanka, Eire, Netherlands, and Namibia. The groups which end 1st and 2nd from Group A will qualify for the Tremendous 12 stage. The group within the first place will likely be drafted in Group 1 whereas the group in 2nd place will likely be drafted in Group 2 of the Tremendous 12.
Group B includes 4 groups that are Bangladesh, Oman, Papua New Guinea, and Scotland. The groups which end 1st and 2nd from Group B will qualify for the Tremendous 12 teams. The group within the first place will likely be drafted in Group 2 whereas the group in 2nd place will likely be drafted in Group 1 of the Tremendous 12.
ICC Males World T20 Spherical 1 Fixtures
Spherical 1 Fixtures
|17-Oct-21||Oman vs Papua New Guinea||Muscat|
|17-Oct-21||Bangladesh vs Scotland||Muscat|
|18-Oct-21||Eire vs Netherlands||Abu Dhabi|
|18-Oct-21||Sri Lanka vs Namibia||Abu Dhabi|
|19-Oct-21||Scotland vs Papua New Guinea||Muscat|
|19-Oct-21||Oman vs Bangladesh||Muscat|
|20-Oct-21||Namibia vs Netherlands||Abu Dhabi|
|20-Oct-21||Sri Lanka vs Eire||Abu Dhabi|
|21-Oct-21||Bangladesh vs Papua New Guinea||Muscat|
|21-Oct-21||Oman vs Scotland||Muscat|
|22-Oct-21||Namibia vs Eire||Sharjah|
|22-Oct-21||Sri Lanka vs Netherlands||Sharjah|
This spherical will likely be kicked off with Australia vs South Africa on twenty third October in Abu Dhabi.
The Tremendous 12 stage is additional divided into two teams – Group 1 and Group 2.
Group 1 already has Australia, South Africa, England, and West Indies. The primary-place group from Group A and the 2nd positioned group from Group B will enter this Tremendous 12 group.
Group 2 includes India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and New Zealand. Two groups qualifying from spherical 1 will be a part of them. The winner of Group B from spherical 1 and the 2nd positioned group from Group A will enter this Tremendous 12 group.
ICC Males World T20 Tremendous 12 Fixtures
Schedule for Tremendous 12 Group A
|23-Oct-21||Australia vs South Africa||Abu Dhabi|
|23-Oct-21||England vs West Indies||Dubai|
|24-Oct-21||A1 vs B2||Sharjah|
|26-Oct-21||South Africa vs West Indies||Dubai|
|27-Oct-21||England vs B2||Abu Dhabi|
|28-Oct-21||Australia vs A1||Dubai|
|29-Oct-21||West Indies vs B2||Sharjah|
|30-Oct-21||South Africa vs A1||Sharjah|
|30-Oct-21||England vs Australia||Dubai|
|01-Nov-21||England vs A1||Sharjah|
|02-Nov-21||South Africa vs B2||Abu Dhabi|
|04-Nov-21||Australia vs B2||Dubai|
|04-Nov-21||West Indies vs A1||Abu Dhabi|
|06-Nov-21||Australia vs West Indies||Abu Dhabi|
|06-Nov-21||England vs South Africa||Sharjah|
Schedule for Tremendous 12 Group B
|24-Oct-21||India vs Pakistan||Dubai|
|25-Oct-21||Afghanistan vs B1||Sharjah|
|26-Oct-21||Pakistan vs New Zealand||Sharjah|
|27-Oct-21||B1 vs A2||Abu Dhabi|
|29-Oct-21||Afghanistan vs Pakistan||Dubai|
|31-Oct-21||Afghanistan vs A2||Abu Dhabi|
|31-Oct-21||India vs New Zealand||Dubai|
|02-Nov-21||Pakistan vs A2||Abu Dhabi|
|03-Nov-21||New Zealand vs B1||Dubai|
|03-Nov-21||India vs Afghanistan||Abu Dhabi|
|05-Nov-21||New Zealand vs A2||Sharjah|
|05-Nov-21||India vs B1||Dubai|
|07-Nov-21||New Zealand vs Afghanistan||Abu Dhabi|
|07-Nov-21||Pakistan vs B1||Sharjah|
|08-Nov-21||India vs A2||Dubai|
- The groups which end 1st and 2nd in every group will qualify for the semi-finals matches, to be performed on tenth November and eleventh November;
- The ultimate will likely be performed on the Dubai Cricket Stadium on 14th November between the winners of the semi-finals.
Semi-Closing and Closing Fixtures
|10 Nov 2021||TBC vs TBC||1st Semi-Closing||Abu Dhabi|
|11 Nov 2021||TBC vs TBC||2nd Semi-Closing||Dubai|
|14 Nov 2021||TBC vs TBC||Closing||Dubai|
*TBC stands for To Be Confirmed
ICC Males World T20 Knockout Fixtures
All in all, it guarantees to be an thrilling present for the followers. ICC are anticipated to permit restricted spectators within the stadium if every thing goes nicely with the IPL (Indian Premier League) which is able to end simply earlier than the start of the T20 world cup.