ICC T20 World Cup schedule 2021: Full dates, instances, TV channels, dwell streams to look at each cricket match within the USA



The wait is over. After successive adjustments and postponements due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Twenty20 Cricket World Cup is right here.

As a consequence of be performed in Australia final yr, after which moved to India earlier than it was once more relocated, the seventh version of the T20 World Cup will happen within the United Arab Emirates and Oman over the subsequent 4 weeks, marking the primary time the Center East has hosted the occasion.

An occasion that by no means fails to ship massive and thrilling moments, this yr’s T20 World Cup will see 16 nations represented by the world’s finest males’s short-format cricketers.

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West Indies are the defending champions from 2016, and have gained the event a document two instances, however will face fierce competitors from world No. 1 England together with the likes of India, Australia and New Zealand for this yr’s crown.

When is the ICC T20 World Cup?

  • Dates: Oct. 17 to Nov. 14

The ICC T20 World Cup was initially scheduled for October 2020 in India. The rescheduled T20 World Cup will start on Sunday, Oct. 17 in United Arab Emirates and Oman. 

The ultimate will happen on Sunday, Nov. 14. 

T20 World Cup TV & streaming within the USA

  • TV channel: n/a 
  • Stay stream: ESPN+

ESPN+ will stream the T20 World Cup beginning Sunday, Oct. 17. The streaming service will present all matches in English and Hindi.

Protection will start at 6 a.m. ET for first-round matches, beginning with Oman vs. Papua New Guinea, adopted by Bangladesh vs. Scotland at 10 a.m. ET. ESPN+ will even present footage from the warm-up matches that includes India, West Indies, England, New Zealand, Australia and extra.

ESPN+ presents a subscription for $6.99 a month ($69.99 per yr). Followers may buy The Disney Bundle, which permits entry to Disney+, ESPN+ and Hulu or $13.99/month (Hulu with adverts) or $19.99/month (Hulu with out adverts).

Click here to learn more about ESPN+ pricing and bundling options.

Who’s enjoying within the T20 World Cup?

There will likely be 16 groups enjoying within the 2021 T20 World Cup.

  • India
  • Pakistan
  • Australia
  • England
  • South Africa
  • New Zealand
  • West Indies
  • Afghanistan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Bangladesh
  • Netherlands
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Eire
  • Namibia
  • Scotland
  • Oman

T20 World Cup draw

The teams for this yr’s T20 World Cup are listed beneath. The primary matches for Spherical 1 Group B will compete on Sunday, Oct. 17, whereas Group A will start on Monday, Oct. 18. From there, Teams B and A will alternate days for competitors.

Groups will play in Spherical 1 of the event, with the highest from every group progressing to the Tremendous 12s in opposition to the top-eight ranked T20 cricket nations.

Group 1 competitors will start on Saturday, Oct. 23, adopted by Group 2 competitors starting on Sunday, Oct. 24. The teams will even alternate days for competitors till the semifinals start on Wednesday, Nov. 10.

There will likely be 45 video games within the event together with the ultimate. 

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T20 World Cup teams

Spherical 1

Group A Group B
Sri Lanka Bangladesh
Eire Scotland
Netherlands Papua New Guinea
Namibia Oman

Tremendous 12s

Group A Group B
Australia India
England Pakistan
South Africa New Zealand
West Indies Afghanistan
1st in Spherical 1 Group A 1st in Spherical 1 Group B
2nd in Spherical 1 Group B 2nd in Spherical 1 Group A

T20 World Cup 2021 schedule

Spherical 1

Match Date Time (ET) Location
Oman v. Papua New Guinea Sunday, Oct. 17 6 a.m. Oman
Bangladesh v. Scotland Sunday, Oct. 17 10 a.m. Oman
Eire v. Netherlands Monday, Oct. 18 6 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Sri Lanka v. Namibia Monday, Oct. 18 10 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Scotland v. Papua New Guinea Tuesday, Oct. 19 6 a.m. Oman
Oman v. Bangladesh Tuesday, Oct. 19 10 a.m. Oman
Namibia v. Netherlands Wednesday, Oct. 20 6 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Sri Lanka v. Eire Wednesday, Oct. 20 10 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Bangladesh v. Papua New Guinea Thursday, Oct. 21 6 a.m. Oman
Oman v. Scotland Thursday, Oct. 21 10 a.m. Oman
Namibia v. Eire Friday, Oct. 22 6 a.m. Sharjah
Sri Lanka v. Netherlands Friday, Oct. 22 10 a.m. Sharjah

Tremendous 12 Teams 1 and a pair of

Match Date Time (ET) Location
Australia v. South Africa Saturday, Oct. 23 6 a.m. Abu Dhabi
England v. West Indies Saturday, Oct. 23 10 a.m. Abu Dhabi
A1 v. B2 Sunday, Oct. 24 6 a.m. Dubai
India v. Pakistan Sunday, Oct. 24 10 a.m. Dubai
Afghanistan v. A1 Monday, Oct. 25 10 a.m. Sharjah
South Africa v. West Indies Tuesday, Oct. 26 6 a.m. Dubai
Pakistan v. New Zealand Tuesday, Oct. 26 10 a.m. Sharjah
England v. B2 Wednesday, Oct. 27 6 a.m. Abu Dhabi
TBD v. TBD Wednesday, Oct. 27 10 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Australia v. A1 Thursday, Oct. 28 10 a.m. Dubai
West Indies v. B2 Friday, Oct. 29 6 a.m. Sharjah
Afghanistan v. Pakistan Friday, Oct. 29 10 a.m. Dubai
South Africa v. A1 Saturday, Oct. 30 6 a.m. Sharjah
England v. Australia Saturday, Oct. 30 10 a.m. Dubai
Afghanistan v. TBD Sunday, Oct. 31 6 a.m. Abu Dhabi
India v. New Zealand Sunday, Oct. 31 10 a.m. Dubai
England v. A1 Monday, Nov. 1 10 a.m. Sharjah
South Africa v. B2 Tuesday, Nov. 2 6 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Pakistan v. TBD Tuesday, Nov. 2 10 a.m. Abu Dhabi
New Zealand v. TBD Wednesday, Nov. 3 6 a.m. Dubai
Afghanistan v. India Wednesday, Nov. 3 10 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Australia v. B2 Thursday, Nov. 4 6 a.m. Dubai
West Indies v. A1 Thursday, Nov. 4 10 a.m. Abu Dhabi
New Zealand v. TBD Friday, Nov. 5 6 a.m. Sharjah
India v. TBD Friday, Nov. 5 10 a.m. Dubai
Australia v. West Indies Saturday, Nov. 6 6 a.m. Abu Dhabi
England v. South Africa Saturday, Nov. 6 10 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Afghanistan v. New Zealand Sunday, Nov. 7 5 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Pakistan v. TBD Sunday, Nov. 7 9 a.m. Sharjah
India v. TBD Monday, Nov. 8 9 a.m. Dubai


Match Date Time (ET) Venue
Semifinal 1 — A1 v. B2 Wednesday, Nov. 10 9 a.m. Abu Dhabi
Semifinal 2 — B1 v. A2 Thursday, Nov. 10 9 a.m. Dubai
Ultimate Sunday, Nov. 14 9 a.m. Dubai




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