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Defending Champions Australia to start the campaign against India in the Women’s T20 World Cup 2020

Australia Women won the ICC Women's World T20 2018 Final, to start the campaign against India in T20 World Cup 2020
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The ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 is scheduled to be held in Australia from February 21 to March 8 in 2020. In the same year, ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 will be held from October 18 to November 15 down under. Prior to this, the tournament was known by the name World T20.

This will be the first occasion that the Women’s and Men’s tournaments will be organized as separate entities. The iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground will play host to the finals of both the World Cups.

As far as the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 is concerned, 10 teams will compete across 23 matches. There will be 13 different venues in Australia. The 10 teams will be divided into 2 groups of 5 each. While Australia, New Zealand, India and Sri Lanka form the Group A, England, Windies, South Africa and Pakistan lie in Group B.

One slot of each group will be filled by a qualifying team through a qualifier tournament to be held in 2019. The defending Champions Australia will kick off the tournament against India.

Groups for ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020

Women’s Group AWomen’s Group B
AustraliaEngland
New ZealandWindies
IndiaSouth Africa
Sri LankaPakistan
Qualifier 1Qualifier 2

Fixtures for ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020

DateMatch DetailsTimeVenue

Group Matches

21 February, 2020Australia vs India7.00pm (Local)Spotless Stadium, Sydney
22 February, 2020Windies vs Qualifier 22.00pm (Local)WACA, Perth
22 February, 2020New Zealand vs Sri Lanka7.00pm (Local)WACA, Perth
23 February, 2020England vs South Africa,7.00pm (Local)WACA Perth
24 February, 2020Australia vs Sri Lanka2.00pm (Local)WACA, Perth
24 February, 2020India vs Qualifier 17.00pm (Local)WACA Perth
26 February, 2020England vs Qualifier 22.00pm (Local)Manuka Oval, Canberra
26 February, 2020Windies vs Pakistan7.00pm (Local)Manuka Oval, Canberra
27 February, 2020India vs New Zealand2.00pm (Local)Junction Oval, Melbourne
27 February, 2020Australia vs Qualifier 17.00pm (Local)Manuka Oval, Canberra
28 February, 2020South Africa vs Qualifier 22.00pm (Local)Manuka Oval, Canberra
28 February, 2020England vs Pakistan7.00pm (Local)Manuka Oval, Canberra
29 February, 2020New Zealand vs Q110.00am (Local)Junction Oval, Melbourne
29 February, 2020India vs Sri Lanka2.00pm (Local)Junction Oval, Melbourne
1 March, 2020South Africa vs Pakistan2.00pm (Local)Spotless Stadium, Sydney
1 March, 2020England vs Windies7.00pm (Local)Spotless Stadium, Sydney
2 March, 2020Sri Lanka vs Qualifier 12.00pm (Local)Junction Oval, Melbourne
2 March, 2020Australia vs New Zealand7.00pm (Local)Junction Oval, Melbourne
3 March, 2020Pakistan vs Qualifier 22.00pm (Local)Spotless Stadium, Sydney
3 March, 2020Windies vs South Africa7.00pm (Local)Spotless Stadium, Sydney

Semifinal 1

5 March, 2020TBC vs TBC2.00pm (Local)SCG, Sydney

Semifinal 2

5 March, 2020TBC vs TBC7.00pm (Local)SCG, Sydney

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020, Final

8 March, 2020TBC vs TBC7.00pm (Local)MCG, Melbourne

On the other hand, the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020 will feature 12 teams. They will compete in 45 matches to determine the champions. The top 8 teams in the rankings as of December 31, 2018, have earned a direct place in the Super 12 round.

Pakistan, Australia, Windies, New Zealand have been kept in Group A. The Group B comprises of India, England, South Africa and Afghanistan. Two qualifying teams will find a place in each of the 2 groups. Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, who are ranked 9th and 10th respectively, will take part in the qualifying tournament. Pakistan will take on Australia in the opening encounter of the World Cup.

Groups for ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020

Men’s Group AMen’s Group B
PakistanIndia
AustraliaEngland
WindiesSouth Africa
New ZealandAfghanistan
Qualifier 1Qualifier 3
Qualifier 2Qualifier 4

Fixtures for ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020

DateMatch DetailsTimeVenue

First round

18 October, 2020Sri Lanka vs Qualifier A32.00pm (Local)Kardinia Park, South Geelong
18 October, 2020Qualifier A2 vs Qualifier A47.00pm (Local)Kardinia Park, South Geelong
19 October, 2020Bangladesh vs Qualifier B32.00pm (Local)Bellerive Oval, Tasmania
19 October, 2020Qualifier B2 vs Qualifier B47.00pm (Local)Bellerive Oval, Tasmania
20 October, 2020Qualifier A3 vs Qualifier A42.00pm (Local)Kardinia Park, South Geelong
20 October, 2020Sri Lanka vs Qualifier A27.00pm (Local)Kardinia Park, South Geelong
21 October, 2020Qualifier B3 vs Qualifier B42.00pm (Local)Bellerive Oval, Tasmania
21 October, 2020Bangladesh vs Qualifier B27.00pm (Local)Bellerive Oval, Tasmania
22 October, 2020Qualifier A2 vs Qualifier A32.00pm (Local)Kardinia Park, South Geelong
22 October, 2020Sri Lanka vs Qualifier A47.00pm (Local)Kardinia Park, South Geelong
23 October, 2020Qualifier B2 vs Qualifier B32.00pm (Local)Bellerive Oval, Tasmania
23 October, 2020Bangladesh vs Qualifier B47.00pm (Local)Bellerive Oval, Tasmania

Super 12

24 October, 2020Australia vs Pakistan7.00pm (Local)Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
24 October, 2020India vs South Africa7.00pm (Local)Perth Stadium, Perth
25 October, 2020A1 vs B22.00pm (Local)Blundstone Arena, Hobart
25 October, 2020New Zealand vs Windies7.00pm (Local)
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
26 October, 2020Afghanistan vs A22.00pm (Local)Perth Stadium, Perth
26 October, 2020England vs B17.00pm (Local)Perth Stadium, Perth
27 October, 2020New Zealand vs B27.00pm (Local)Blundstone Arena, Hobart
28 October, 2020Afghanistan vs B12.00pm (Local)Perth Stadium, Perth
28 October, 2020Australia vs Windies7.00pm (Local)Perth Stadium, Perth
29 October, 2020Pakistan vs A12.00pm (Local)Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
29 October, 2020India vs A27.00pm (Local)
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
30 October, 2020England vs South Africa2.00pm (Local)Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
30 October, 2020Windies vs B27.00pm (Local)Perth Stadium, Perth
31 October, 2020Pakistan vs New Zealand2.00pm (Local)
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Brisbane
31 October, 2020Australia vs A17.00pm (Local)
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Brisbane
1 November, 2020South Africa vs Afghanistan2.00pm (Local)Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
1 November, 2020India vs England7.00pm (Local)
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
2 November, 2020A2 vs B12.00pm (Local)Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
2 November, 2020New Zealand vs A17.00pm (Local)
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Brisbane
3 November, 2020Pakistan vs Windies2.00pm (Local)Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
3 November, 2020Australia vs B27.00pm (Local)Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
4 November, 2020England vs Afghanistan7.00pm (Local)
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Brisbane
5 November, 2020South Africa vs A22.00pm (Local)Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
5 November, 2020India vs B17.00pm (Local)Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
6 November, 2020Pakistan vs B22.00pm (Local)
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
6 November, 2020Australia vs New Zealand7.00pm (Local)
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
7 November, 2020England vs A22.00pm (Local)Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
7 November, 2020Windies vs A17.00pm (Local)
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
8 November, 2020South Africa vs B12.00pm (Local)Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
8 November, 2020India vs Afghanistan7.00pm (Local)Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney

Semi-finals

11 November, 2020TBC vs TBC7.00pm (Local)Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
12 November, 2020TBC vs TBC7.00pm (Local)Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2020, Final

15 November, 2020TBC vs TBC7.00pm (Local)
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne

 

Also Read: Who will win the ODI World Cup 2019? Here are the top 5 contenders

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