The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 in UAE and Oman will get underway from 17 October, with the Final to be played in Dubai on 14 November.
The ICC announced the fixtures for the marquee tournament on Tuesday, 17 August. Here’s everything you need to know.
India and Pakistan are placed in the Group 2 of the Super12 stage. The heavyweight clash will take place in Dubai on 24 October.
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Afghanistan begin their campaign on 25 October at Sharjah, taking on the winners of Group B from the first round.
India’s next match is against New Zealand on October 31 at Dubai followed by their clash against Afghanistan on November 3 in Abu Dhabi.
The group will conclude on 8 November, with India taking on the second-placed Round 1 qualifier from Group A.
Super 12 Group 1
The second round of the tournament – the Super12 stage – will get underway in Abu Dhabi on 23 October, with the Group 1 contest between Australia and South Africa.
This will be followed up with an evening clash between England and West Indies in Dubai.