ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule, Time Table, Venues, All Teams

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the complete schedule for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 to be hosted by the BCCI in Oman and the United Arab Emirates from 17 October to 14 November.

  • T20 World Cup qualifier matches begins on October 17 to Octber 22.
  • Eight-team qualifier matches will be held in Muscat, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah Stadiums
  • Mainstream T20 World Cup begins on October 23
  • T20 World Cup concludes on November 14
  • ICC Men’s Cricket T20 World Cup 2021 scheduled to be played in October 17-November 14 in UAE and Oman. Due to the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country, T20 World Cup moved to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman. You can view and download the T20 World Cup 2021 schedule, fixtures dates and time table PDF here.

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    ICC Men's T20 World Cup Highlights 2021

    ICC Cricket T20 World Cup 2021 DateFrom 17 October 2021 to 14 November 2021
    Host Country UAE & Oman (Hosted by the BCCI)
    AdministratorInternational Cricket Council (ICC)
    FormatT20 (20 Over Cricket League Match)
    Opening Match17 October 2021 (Sunday)
    Semi-Final-111 November 2021 (Thursday)
    Semi-Final-212 November 2021 (Friday)
    Final Match14 November 2021 (Sunday)
    Participants Team16
    Total Matches to be played45
    First Edition2007
    Most Successful TeamWest Indies (2 titles)
    Most Runs:Mahela Jayawardene (1016)
    Most Wickets:Shahid Afridi (39)
    Next T20 World Cup Host CountryAustralia (October 2022)
    Official Websitehttps://www.t20worldcup.com/

    The T20 World Cup 2020, which was postponed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic is now available.

    The T20 World Cup 2021 will commence from October 17, 2021. The final match of the T20 World Cup will be held on November 14, 2021.

    ICC has reportedy taken the final stand on BCCI being the host of the T20 World Cup 2020. The country in which the world cup is played would not affect this decision.

    BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has reported to the media that BCCI has convinced ICC to commence the T20 World cup on October 17. However, he further clrified that the dates haven’t been finalised as of now. As per the currently available schedule, the First Round of qualifier matches of the T20 World Cup will be played from October 17 to 23 between 8 teams. The qualifiers will be held in Oman. The semi-finals are supposed to be held on November 11 & 12, and the T20 World Cup Final will be held on November 14.

    T20 World Cup Group Schedule

    Round 1 Teams -

    Sri Lanka, Ireland, the Netherlands, Namibia, Bangladesh, Scotland, Papua New Guinea, Oman

    Group A - Sri Lanka, Ireland, the Netherlands, Namibia
    Group B - Bangladesh, Scotland, Papua New Guinea, Oman

    T20 World Cup Supper 12 Teams

    Group 1 Team - England, Australia, South Africa, West Indies, A1, B2.
    Group 2 Team - India, Pakistan, New Zealand, Afghanistan, A2, B1.

    T20 World Cup 2021 Match schedule, Fixtures Dates and Time Table

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    Match NoDateTime (IST)TeamsRoundVenue
    117-Oct-213:30 PMOman vs Papua New GuineaGroup StateMuscat
    217-Oct-217:30 PMBangladesh vs ScotlandGroup StateMuscat
    318-Oct-213:30 PMIreland vs NetherlandsGroup StateAbu Dhabi
    418-Oct-217:30 PMSri Lanka vs NamibiaGroup StateAbu Dhabi
    519-Oct-213:30 PMScotland vs Papua New GuineaGroup StateMuscat
    619-Oct-217:30 PMOman vs BangladeshGroup StateMuscat
    720-Oct-213:30 PMNamibia vs NetherlandsGroup StateAbu Dhabi
    820-Oct-217:30 PMSri Lanka vs IrelandGroup StateAbu Dhabi
    921-Oct-213:30 PMBangladesh vs Papua New GuineaGroup StateMuscat
    1021-Oct-217:30 PMOman vs ScotlandGroup StateMuscat
    1122-Oct-213:30 PMNamibia vs IrelandGroup StateSharjah
    1222-Oct-217:30 PMSri Lanka vs NetherlandsGroup StateSharjah
    1323-Oct-213:30 PMAustralia Vs South AfricaSuper 12Abu Dhabi
    1423-Oct-217:30 PMEngland Vs West IndiesSuper 12Dubai
    1524-Oct-213:30 PMA1 Vs B2Super 12Sharjah
    1624-Oct-217:30 PMIndia Vs PakistanSuper 12Dubai
    1725-Oct-217:30 PMAfghanistan Vs B1Super 12Sharjah
    1826-Oct-213:30 PMSouth Africa Vs West IndiesSuper 12Dubai
    1926-Oct-217:30 PMPakistan Vs New ZealandSuper 12Sharjah
    2027-Oct-213:30 PMEngland Vs B2Super 12Abu Dhabi
    2127-Oct-217:30 PMB1 Vs A2Super 12Abu Dhabi
    2228-Oct-217:30 PMAustralia Vs A1Super 12Dubai
    2329-Oct-213:30 PMWest Indies Vs B2Super 12Sharjah
    2429-Oct-217:30 PMPakistan Vs AfghanistanSuper 12Dubai
    2530-Oct-213:30 PMSouth Africa Vs A1Super 12Sharjah
    2630-Oct-217:30 PMAustralia Vs EnglandSuper 12Dubai
    2731-Oct-213:30 PMAfghanistan Vs A2Super 12Abu Dhabi
    2831-Oct-217:30 PMIndia Vs New ZealandSuper 12Dubai
    2901-Nov-217:30 PMEngland Vs A1Super 12Sharjah
    3002-Nov-213:30 PMSouth Africa Vs B2Super 12Abu Dhabi
    3102-Nov-217:30 PMPakistan Vs A2Super 12Abu Dhabi
    3203-Nov-213:30 PMNew Zealand Vs B1Super 12Dubai
    3303-Nov-217:30 PMIndia Vs AfghanistanSuper 12Abu Dhabi
    3404-Nov-213:30 PMAustralia Vs B2Super 12Dubai
    3504-Nov-217:30 PMWest indies Vs A1Super 12Abu Dhabi
    3605-Nov-213:30 PMNew Zealand Vs A2Super 12Sharjah
    3705-Nov-217:30 PMIndia Vs B1Super 12Dubai
    3806-Nov-213:30 PMAustralia Vs West IndiesSuper 12Abu Dhabi
    3906-Nov-217:30 PMEngland Vs South AfricaSuper 12Sharjah
    4007-Nov-217:30 PMNew Zealand Vs AfghanistanSuper 12Abu Dhabi
    4108-Nov-217:30 PMIndia Vs A2Super 12Dubai

    Knock-out Stage

    Match NoDateTimeTeamsSemi-Final|FinalVenue
    4311 November 20217:30 PM(A1 Vs B2)1st Semi-FinalAbu Dhabi
    4412 November 20217:30 PM(B1 Vs A2)2nd Semi-FinalDubai
    4514 November 20217:30 PMTBC vs TBCFinalDubai

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    Twenty20 World Cup 2021 Teams - List of 16 Teams

    This is list of 16 teams qualified for T20 World Cup 2021 based on the team ranking and qualifying matches. These teams includes 1. India, 2. Pakistan, 3. Australia, 4. England, 5. South Africa, 6. New Zealand, 7. West Indies, 8. Afghanistan, 9. Sri Lanka, 10. Bangladesh, 11. Netherlands, 12. Papua New Guinea, 13. Ireland, 14. Namibia, 15. Scotland, 16. Oman

    2021 Twenty20 World Cup Venues / Stadiums

    StadiumCityAddressCapacity
    Dubai International StadiumDubaiSheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd - Dubai Sports City - Dubai, UAE25,000
    Sheikh Zayed Cricket StadiumAbu DhabiNear Khalifa City A - Abu Dhabi - UAE20,000
    Sharjah Cricket StadiumSharjahSharjah, United Arab Emirates27000
    Al Amerat Cricket Stadium
    (Oman Cricket Academy Ground)
    OmanMuscat, Oman3000


    ICC Men's T20 World Cup Winners History

    YearHost CountryFianl Match VenueWinner TeamRunner-up Team
    2007South AfricaJohannesburgIndiaPakistan
    2009EnglandLondonPakistanSri Lanka
    2010West IndiesBridgetownEnglandAustralia
    2012Sri LankaColomboWest IndiesSri Lanka
    2014BangladeshDhakaSri LankaIndia
    2016IndiaKolkataWest IndiesEngland
    2021UAE & Oman (Hosted by the BCCI)DubaiTBCTBC
    2022AustraliaMelbourne 

    ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Latest News & Updates

    ICC has announced the Round 1 and supper 12 team Groups on 16th Juy 2021

    The T20 World Cup will have 20 teams across a 55-match event in 2024, 2026, 2028 and 2030.

    This year's T20 World Cup will be moved from India to the United Arab Emirates, with the possibility of including another venue in the Middle East, the ICC said Tuesday on Jun 1, 2021.

    ICC Men's T20 Team Rankings [As of 04 Sept 2021]

    RankTeamMatchesPointsRating
    1England287786278
    2India267,093273
    3Pakistan348,883261
    4New Zealand256,420257
    5South Africa276,640246
    6Bangladesh235,538241
    7Australia337,923240
    8Afghanistan122,826236
    9Sri Lanka194,456235
    10West Indies296,792234
    11Ireland254,792192
    12Zimbabwe264,898188
    13Nepal193,556187
    14Scotland112,035185
    15UAE112,023184
    16Papua New Guinea142,501179
    17Netherlands203,504175
    18Oman101,732173
    19Namibia142,204157
    20Singapore121,678140

    FAQs about T20 World Cup Schedule 2021

    Q. When T20 World Cup will start?

    Ans. T20 World Cup will start from October 17 to November 14, 2021.

    Q. When ICC T20 World Cup Final will be played??

    Ans. The final match will be held in the UAE on 14 November 2021.

    Q. Which country host T20 World Cup 2021?

    Ans. The United Arab Emirates and Oman hosted by BCCI.

    Q. How many countries qualify to play T20 World Cup 2021?

    Ans. 16 countries.

    Edited by: Mitrabrunda | Updated: September 13, 2021 22:57 PM IST