ICC T20 World Cup 2021: Everything That You Need To Know

The T20 World Cup was all set to be organized by the International Cricket Council (ICC) from 18th October to 15th November 2020. However, because of the steady escalation of the pandemic, the matches were postponed temporarily. Cricket fans were disheartened by this particular decision of the ICC.  

However, the fans have a lot to rejoice in now as the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule is all set to start from 17th October, with the final match being scheduled on 14th November. As there are predictions that the third wave of the pandemic might soon start in India, the matches have been shifted to the UAE. 

T20 World Cup Schedule: All the Teams to Play 

There are eight teams in Round 1 that will play the matches in two groups. As per the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule, Group A has Sri Lanka, Ireland, the Netherlands, and Namibia. Group B has Bangladesh, Scotland, Papua New Guinea, and Oman. 

Two teams are going to qualify from every group. Now, these four teams will later join the eight teams that have already qualified, i.e., India, West Indies, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Pakistan, and Afghanistan in Super 12. The T20 World Cup Schedule states that the semi-finals are going to be played on 10th and 11th November. The final match will take place on 14th November. 

 

 

Stage Group Teams
Round 1 Group A Sri Lanka, Ireland, the Netherlands and Namibia
Round 1 Group B Bangladesh, Scotland, Papua New Guinea and Oman
Super 12s Group 1 England, Australia, South Africa, West Indies, A1 and B2
Super 12s Group 2 India, Pakistan, New Zealand, Afghanistan, A2 and B

 

ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule: Complete Schedule For The Matches 

Match No Date Vs Rounds       Group   
1 17-10-2021 Sri Lanka vs Ireland 1st Group A
2 18-10-2021 Papua New Guinea vs Oman 1st Group A
3 19-10-2021 Bangladesh vs Namibia 1st Group B
4 19-10-2021 Netherlands vs Scotland 1st Group B
5 20-10-2021 Ireland vs Oman 1st Group A
6 20-10-2021 Sri Lanka vs Papua New Guinea 1st Group A
7 21-10-2021 Namibia vs Scotland 1st Group B
8 21-10-2021 Bangladesh vs Netherlands 1st Group B
9 22-10-2021 Papua New Guinea vs Ireland 1st Group A
10 22-10-2021 Sri Lanka vs Oman 1st Group A
11 23-10-2021 Netherlands vs Namibia 1st Group B
12 23-10-2021 Bangladesh vs Scotland 1st Group B
13 24-10-2021 Australia vs Pakistan Super 12 Group 1
14 24-10-2021 India vs South Africa Super 12 Group 2
15 25-10-2021 TBC vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
16 25-10-2021 New Zealand vs West Indies Super 12 Group 1
17 26-10-2021 Afghanistan vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
18 26-10-2021 England vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
19 27-10-2021 New Zealand vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
20 28-10-2021 Afghanistan vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
21 28-10-2021 Australia vs West Indies Super 12 Group 1
22 29-10-2021 Pakistan vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
23 29-10-2021 India vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
24 30-10-2021 England vs South Africa Super 12 Group 2
25 30-10-2021 West Indies vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
26 31-10-2021 New Zealand vs Pakistan Super 12 Group 1
27 31-10-2021 Australia vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
28 01-11-2021 Afghanistan vs South Africa Super 12 Group 2
29 01-11-2021 India vs England Super 12 Group 2
30 02-11-2021 TBC vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
31 02-11-2021 New Zealand vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
32 03-11-2021 Pakistan vs West Indies Super 12 Group 1
33 04-11-2021 Australia vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
34 04-11-2021 Afghanistan vs England Super 12 Group 2
35 05-11-2021 South Africa vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
36 05-11-2021 India vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
37 06-11-2021 Pakistan vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
38 06-11-2021 Australia vs New Zealand Super 12 Group 1
39 07-11-2021 England vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
40 07-11-2021 West Indies vs TBC Super 12 Group 1
41 08-11-2021 South Africa vs TBC Super 12 Group 2
42 08-11-2021 India vs Afghanistan Super 12 Group 2

 

Date Team Match Name
11-Nov-21 TBC vs TBC 1st Semi-Final
12-Nov-21 TBC vs TBC 2nd Semi-Final
14-Nov-21 TBC vs TBC Final

 

The final note 

That’s all you need to know about the T20 World Cup Schedule, teams, and venue! For more of the latest sports news, keep watching this space. May the best team win!