On Friday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the schedule for the Men’s Twenty20 World Cup in 2022. The first match of the tournament will take place on October 23 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, where Team India will face off against the Pakistani team (MCG).
The Men’s Twenty20 World Cup 2022 is scheduled to take place in Australia from October 16 to November 13, and it will be held in seven cities: Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Geelong, Hobart, and Perth. The tournament will be held in seven cities: Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Geelong, Hobart, and Perth.
Matches will be played in Adelaide, Brisbane, Geelong, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth, and Sydney, providing fans from all over the country with the opportunity to witness the largest global sporting event that will be held in Australia in 2022, the FIFA World Cup.
The first match of the ICC Men’s Twenty20 World Cup 2022 will be played on Sunday, October 16 at Kardinia Park, Geelong, between the 2014 champions Sri Lanka and Namibia, who were both crowned champions in 2014. In Group A, they will be joined by two other qualifiers. The West Indies, who have won the tournament twice, will also start in the First Round, where they will be joined by Scotland and two other qualifiers in Hobart.
As part of the Super 12, the hosts Australia will be in Group 1 with the world number one English team. Also in Group 1 will be New Zealand, Afghanistan, as well as the winner of Group A and the runner-up in Group B from the First Round. Group 2 will consist of India, Pakistan, South Africa, and Bangladesh, as well as the winners of Group B and the runners-up of Group A from the First Round of the competition.
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 Final rematch: Australia will play New Zealand in the opening match of the Super 12 on Saturday, October 22 at the SCG. Australia is the hosts and defending champions. A rematch of the Black Caps’ epic semi-final encounter with England at the 2021 World Cup will take place at The Gabba on 1 November.
On Sunday, October 23, the Melbourne Cricket Ground will host a match between two of the world’s most bitter rivals in cricket, India and Pakistan. At the MCG, it will be the first World Cup match between the two countries, and it will take place just a few days before two more fierce rivals, Australia and England, meet there on Friday, October 28.
Sunday, October 30th will see a massive Sunday double-header at Perth Stadium, with South Africa taking on India in the afternoon match and Australia versus New Zealand in the morning match. Earlier in the day, Pakistan will take on the runners-up from Group A in an international friendly.
It is scheduled that the semi-finals will be played at the SCG and Adelaide Oval on November 9 and 10 of this year. In its history, the Adelaide Oval will host a World Cup semi-final for the very first time.
The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) will host the ICC Men’s Twenty20 World Cup 2022 Final, which will be played under the lights on November 13, 2022.