T20 World Cup 2021 Complete Schedule, Venue, Teams – Crickbatstips

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t20 world cup 2021 complete schedule

The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup is an international tournament which is organized by International Cricket Council (ICC). There is a group of 16 teams in World Cup T20. The team ranking plays an important role in participation.

World Cup is scheduled to be happened in every 4 years. The last world cup was played in 2016 but due to covid, the event has to be scheduled for 2021. India was about to host the world cup this year but due to the Covid-19 pandemic in India, The venue has moved to United Arab States & Oman.

The tournament is scheduled to start on 17th October 2021 & the final match will be played on 14th November 2021.








17th OCTOBER 2021


14th NOVEMBER 2021






Participating Teams & Qualification

The teams having the top 10 ICC ranking are already qualified for T20 World Cup. Out of the top 8 teams are qualified for the Super 12 stage, Sri Lanka & Afghanistan did not qualify because they are at no 9 & 10 respectively. Both of the teams were being placed in a group stage where 6 other teams will join them.  The teams had qualified for the tournament via the 2019 ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier. The top 4 teams from the group stage will qualify for Super 12.

The first team to secure the position was Papua New Guinea by winning the Group A tournament. This was the first time when Papua New Guinea qualified for any World Cup format. The second team to qualify was Ireland by winning the Group B tournament.

 Criteria for Qualification Venue & Date No of teams Qualified Team
Host Nation 7 Aug 2020 1 India
ICC Men’s T20 I Team Rankings Various

31 Dec 2018

9 New Zealand



South Africa



West Indies

Sri Lanka


2019 ICC Men’s T20 I World Cup Qualifier UAE

18 Oct-3 Nov 2019

6 Papua New Guinea






Total 16

Match Officials

ICC has announced Match Referees &  Umpires on 7th October 2021.

Match referees

  • Australia David Boon
  • New Zealand Jeff Crowe
  • Sri Lanka Ranjan Madugalle
  • India Javagal Srinath


  • New Zealand Chris Brown
  • Pakistan Aleem Dar
  • Sri Lanka Kumar Dharmasena
  • South Africa Marais Erasmus
  • New Zealand Chris Gaffaney
  • England Michael Gough
  • South Africa Adrian Holdstock
  • England Richard Illingworth
  • England Richard Kettleborough
  • India Nitin Menon
  • Pakistan Ahsan Raza
  • Australia Paul Reiffel
  • Zimbabwe Langton Rusere
  • Australia Rod Tucker
  • West Indies Cricket Board Joel Wilson
  • Australia Paul Wilson


Each team has to be select 15 players. Due to Covid-19, an option to select 7 additional players are also available for the teams. Keep visiting us for the complete team squads for T20 World Cup.

Check out the complete Team Squads and list of players of Icc T20 Cricket World Cup 2021.


T20 World Cup 2021 Complete Schedule

A total of 45 matches will be played in the world cup in two rounds. Round 1 has 12 matches with eight teams which are Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Ireland, Netherlands, Scotland, Namibia, Oman, and Papua New Guinea. The top 4 teams will be promoted to Super 12.

Super 12 stage will start from 24th October 2021 & will consist of 30 matches. There will be two groups of 6 teams each. There will be 2 semi-finals & 1 final match.

Round 1 Fixture:

Match No Date Match Centers Time Venue
1 17-Oct-21 Oman Vs Papua New Guinea 3:30 PM Muscat
2 17-Oct-21 Bangladesh Vs Scotland 7:30 PM Muscat
3 18-Oct-21 Ireland Vs Netherlands 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
4 18-Oct-21 Sri Lanka  Vs Namibia 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
5 19-Oct-21 Scotland Vs Papua New Guinea 3:30 PM Muscat
6 19-Oct-21 Oman Vs Bangladesh 7:30 PM Muscat
7 20-Oct-21 Namibia Vs Netherlands 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
8 20-Oct-21 Sri Lanka  Vs Ireland 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
9 21-Oct-21 Bangladesh Vs Papua New Guinea 3:30 PM Muscat
10 21-Oct-21 Oman Vs Scotland 7:30 PM Muscat
11 22-Oct-21 Namibia Vs Ireland 3:30 PM Sharjah
12 22-Oct-21 Sri Lanka  Vs Netherlands 7:30 PM Sharjah

Super 12 – Group 1 Fixture :

Match No Date Match Centers Time Venue
1 23-Oct-21 Australia Vs South Africa 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
2 23-Oct-21 England Vs West Indies 7:30 PM Dubai
3 24-Oct-21 A1 Vs B2 3:30 PM Sharjah
4 26-Oct-21 South Africa Vs West Indies 3:30 PM Dubai
5 27-Oct-21 England Vs B2 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
6 28-Oct-21 Australia Vs A1 7:30 PM Dubai
7 29-Oct-21 West Indies Vs B2 3:30 PM Sharjah
8 30-Oct-21 South Africa Vs A1 3:30 PM Sharjah
9 30-Oct-21 England Vs Australia 7:30 PM Dubai
10 01-Nov-21 England Vs A1 7:30 PM Sharjah
11 02-Nov-21 South Africa Vs B2 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
12 04-Nov-21 Australia Vs B2 3:30 PM Dubai
13 04-Nov-21 West Indies Vs A1 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
14 06-Nov-21 Australia Vs West Indies 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
15 06-Nov-21 England Vs South Africa 7:30 PM Sharjah

Super 12 – Group 2 Fixture:

Match No Date Match Centers Time Venue
1 24-Oct-21 India Vs Pakistan 7:30 PM Dubai
2 25-Oct-21 Afghanistan Vs B1 7:30 PM Sharjah
3 26-Oct-21 Pakistan Vs New Zealand 7:30 PM Sharjah
4 27-Oct-21 B1 Vs A2 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
5 29-Oct-21 Afghanistan Vs Pakistan 7:30 PM Dubai
6 31-Oct-21 Afghanistan Vs A2 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
7 31-Oct-21 India Vs New Zealand 7:30 PM Dubai
8 02-Nov-21 Pakistan Vs A2 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
9 03-Nov-21 New Zealand Vs B1 3:30 PM Dubai
10 03-Nov-21 India Vs Afghanistan 7:30 PM Abu Dhabi
11 05-Nov-21 New Zealand Vs A2 3:30 PM Sharjah
12 05-Nov-21 India Vs B1 7:30 PM Dubai
13 07-Nov-21 New Zealand Vs Afghanistan 3:30 PM Abu Dhabi
14 07-Nov-21 Pakistan Vs B1 7:30 PM Sharjah
15 08-Nov-21 India Vs A2 7:30 PM Dubai

T20 World Cup 2021 Final & Semifinal Fixture:

Date Teams Semi-Final | Final Time
10 Nov 2021 TBC vs TBC 1st Semi-Final 7:30 PM
11 Nov 2021 TBC vs TBC 2nd Semi-Final 7:30 PM
14 Nov 2021 TBC vs TBC Final 7:30 PM

Venue Details

The T20I world cup was announced to be hosted by India & the venues had been decided by ICC but due to growing cases of Covid-19 in India & a possibility of a third-wave snatched the opportunity from India’s hands. The venue has been shifted to the United Arab Emirates & Oman.

United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Oman Oman
Dubai Sharjah Abu Dhabi Muscat
Dubai International Cricket Stadium Sharjah Cricket Stadium Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium Al Amerat Cricket Stadium
Capacity: 25,000 Capacity: 27,000 Capacity: 20,000 Capacity: 3,000
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Here is some more information about T20 Cricket World Cup 2021 for you:

How many teams are there in T20 World Cup 2021?

There will be a total of 16 teams in the Twenty20 World Cup 2021.

What is the format of the T20 World Cup 2021?

A total of 45 matches will be played in World Cup T20. There will be two rounds. Round 1 was being played between 8 teams & the top 4 teams will be promoted to Super 12.

Where is the T20 World Cup 2021?

At first, India was announced to host the world cup but due to Covid, the venue has been changed to United Arab Emirates & Oman.

Who will win T20 2021 World Cup?

Probably, India is the favorite team to win the ICC T20 World Cup in 2021. Therefore, India will win the world cup.

Where can I get T20 World Cup 2021 Betting Tips?

Crickbatstips.com and Jimmy Sharma are the best choices where you can get the best cricket betting tips of world cup matches.

Who provides ball by ball sessions and khai lagai of the cricket world cup?

Jimmy Sharma provides the ball by ball sessions and khai lagai tips with match-winner for all the matches. You can get 99% accurate winning tips for all the matches.

Why is there a T20 World Cup in 2020 and 2021?

The T20 World cup was scheduled between 18th October to 15 November 2020 but due to Covid-19, ICC has to postpone the tournament for next year i.e 2021.

Is it crowd in T20 World Cup 2021?

70% of tickets will be sold for Twnety20 World Cup 2021.

Who qualified for T20 World Cup 2021?

India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, South Africa, England, Australia, New Zealand, and West Indies are directly qualified for Super 12 based on their ICC rankings.

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