We all have been waiting for the arrival of T20 world Cup. Now the wait is over.After the board meeting, ICC has confirmed that the BCCI would retain hosting rights regardless of where the event takes place. The ICC has concluded in an official . The T20 World Cup 2021 will be held in UAE.
T20 world Cup 2021 dates and remainder of IPL 2021
Talking about the men’s T20 World Cup, it will be in action from 17 October in UAE. The tournament will be just two days after the IPL final.The final will take place on 14 November.
For more information on other ICC events check this out.
Do visit : ICC news on the expansion of major events
How will be T20 WORLD CUP 2021 will be played?
The upcoming T20 World Cup is a 16-team tournament. The event had to begin in India but, there have been talks of shifting it to the UAE. The “Round 1″ will include 12 matches, with eight teams from which four (top two from each group) will qualify for the Super 12s.
Teams like Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Ireland, Netherlands, Scotland, Namibia, Oman, Papua New Guinea will then progress to the Super 12s. From this, four teams will join the top eight ranked T20I teams.
The Super 12s has 30 games to be kick-start from 24th October across three venues in the UAE – Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah. After the Super 12s phase, there will be two semi-finals and the final. Also, the ICC Board has requested management to focus on its planning efforts for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 in UAE. There might be a chance to include another venue in the Middle East.
About the host country, the final decision will be later by this month.
Stay tuned for more updates