T20 World cup Schedule, Full Match list, Start Time & Venues

T20 World Cup Schedule 2022

On January 21, 2022, ICC announced the schedule of the eighth edition of the T20 World Cup 2022 which is set to be hosted by Australia. The tournament will kick off on October 16, 2022, with the final to be played on November 13 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne. With T20 WC 2021 concluding in mid-November, cricket fans around the world couldn’t get much happier as another Twenty20 World Cup will be back in action exactly after a year’s time.

Originally, the tournament was to be played in 2020 down under, however, in 2020, ICC decided to postpone the event due to the Covid-19 crisis. The latest 2021 edition which got concluded in Dubai was also supposed to be held in India but due to the pandemic, it was moved to Oman and UAE. 16 teams will participate in the mega event in Australia with eight teams directly entering the Super 12 stage and the other eight teams required to play the initial group stage. Out of the eight sides, four will enter the next round of Super 12 to compete with the other already qualified teams.

The preliminary group stage will consist of 12 matches and 30 games will be played in the Super 12 round which will be followed by the two semi-finals and the grand final. Sri Lanka, West Indies, Namibia, and Scotland are all placed in the group stage while the remaining four teams will come from the top two teams from each of the two Global qualifiers. The T20 World Cup which was an instant hit since its inception in South Africa in 2007, will be played across seven cities of Australia namely Sydney, Geelong, Adelaide, Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane, and Hobart. The first semi-final will be hosted by Sydney on November 9 while the other semi-final will take place a day later in Adelaide. The mega event will be concluded with the Grand final on November 13, 2022, in Melbourne.

Here’s the ICC T20 World Cup 2022 Schedule:

Date Round/Group Match Details Venue Time (IST)
Oct. 16 Group A Sri Lanka vs Namibia Kardinia Park, Geelong 9:30 am
Oct. 16 Group A Q2 vs Q3 Kardinia Park, Geelong 1:30 pm
Oct. 17 Group B West Indies vs Scotland Bellerive Oval, Hobart 9:30 am
Oct. 17 Group B Q1 vs Q4 Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1:30 pm
Oct. 18 Group A Namibia vs Q3 Kardinia Park, Geelong 9:30 am
Oct. 18 Group A Sri Lanka vs Q2 Kardinia Park, Geelong 1:30 pm
Oct. 19 Group B Scotland vs Q4 Bellerive Oval, Hobart 9:30 am
Oct. 19 Group B West Indies vs Q1 Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1:30 pm
Oct. 20 Group A Sri Lanka vs Q3 Kardinia Park, Geelong 9:30 am
Oct. 20 Group A Namibia vs Q2 Kardinia Park, Geelong 1:30 pm
Oct. 21 Group B West Indies vs Q4 Bellerive Oval, Hobart 9:30 am
Oct. 21 Group B Scotland vs Q1 Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1:30 pm
Oct. 22 Group 1 Australia vs New Zealand SCG, Sydney 12:30 pm
Oct. 22 Group 1 England vs Afghanistan Perth Stadium 4:30 pm
Oct. 23 Group 1 A1 vs B2 Bellerive Oval, Hobart 9:30 am
Oct. 23 Group 2 India vs Pakistan MCG, Melbourne 1:30 pm
Oct. 24 Group 2 Bangladesh vs A2 Bellerive Oval, Hobart 9:30 am
Oct. 24 Group 2 South Africa vs B1 Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1:30 pm
Oct. 25 Group 1 Australia vs A1 Perth Stadium 4:30 pm
Oct. 26 Group 1 England vs B2 MCG, Melbourne 9:30 am
Oct. 26 Group 1 New Zealand vs Afghanistan MCG, Melbourne 1:30 pm
Oct. 27 Group 2 South Africa vs Bangladesh SCG, Sydney 8:30 am
Oct. 27 Group 2 India vs A2 SCG, Sydney 12:30 pm
Oct. 27 Group 2 Pakistan vs B1 Perth Stadium, Perth 4:30 pm
Oct. 28 Group 1 Afghanistan vs B2 MCG, Melbourne 9:30 am
Oct. 28 Group 1 England vs Australia MCG, Melbourne 1:30 pm
Oct. 29 Group 1 New Zealand vs A1 SCG, Sydney 1:30 pm
Oct. 30 Group 2 Bangladesh vs B1 The Gabba, Brisbane 8:30 am
Oct. 30 Group 2 Pakistan vs A2 Perth Stadium, Perth 12:30 pm
Oct. 30 Group 2 India vs South Africa Perth Stadium, Perth 4:30 pm
Oct. 31 Group 1 Australia vs B2 The Gabba, Brisbane 1:30 pm
Nov. 1 Group 1 Afghanistan vs A1 The Gabba, Brisbane 9:30 am
Nov. 1 Group 1 England vs New Zealand The Gabba, Brisbane 1:30 pm
Nov. 2 Group 2 B1 vs A2 Adelaide Oval, Adelaide 9:30 am
Nov. 2 Group 2 India vs Bangladesh Adelaide Oval, Adelaide 1:30 pm
Nov. 3 Group 2 Pakistan vs South Africa SCG, Sydney 1:30 pm
Nov. 4 Group 1 New Zealand vs B2 Adelaide Oval, Adelaide 9:30 am
Nov. 4 Group 1 Australia vs Afghanistan Adelaide Oval, Adelaide 1:30 pm
Nov. 5 Group 1 England vs A1 SCG, Sydney 1:30 pm
Nov. 6 Group 2 South Africa vs A2 Adelaide Oval, Adelaide 5:30 am
Nov. 6 Group 2 India vs B1 MCG, Melbourne 9:30 am
Nov 9 SF-1 Semifinal 1 SCG, Sydney 1:30 pm
Nov 10 SF-2 Semifinal 2 Adelaide Oval, Adelaide 1:30 pm
Nov 13 Final Final MCG, Melbourne 1:30 pm

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