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ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule – ICC announced the schedule for the most awaited event of the year 2021. The ICC T20 WC has been initially planned to host by BCCI in India in 2021 but owing to the COVID19 pandemic situation BCCI plans to host the T20WC in UAE.

ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule

In order not to skip the major event of the year BCCI plans to host the ICC T20 World Cup in UAE. Earlier BCCI President Ganguly explained the reason why BCCI moves ICC T20WC to UAE.

On August 17, 2021, ICC released the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 schedule which kickstarts from October 17, 2021, with the major events starts on October 23.

ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Points System

ICC releases the points system for the upcoming T20 World Cup 2021 where the winning team receives 2 points while the lost team will receive no point. Check out the full detailed scenario of the points for the respective match results below:

ResultPoints
Win2
Tie1
No Result1
Abandoned1
Loss0
Forfeit0

T20 World Cup 2021 Groups

International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided that 12 teams will be competing in the Super 12 round of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. However, 8 teams have already been finalized for the Super12 stage of the T20 World Cup 2021.

The remaining 4 teams will be selected through the qualifier stage of T20 World Cup 2021 schedule will take place from October 17 to October 22 and in total 8 teams will be fighting to get the remaining 4 slots in the Super12s. The Top 2 teams of each group from the points table will move to Super Twelve.

First Round
Group AGroup B
Sri LankaBangladesh
IrelandScotland
NetherlandsPapua New Guinea
NamibiaOman

Super Twelve
Group AGroup B
EnglandIndia
AustraliaPakistan
South AfricaNew Zealand
West IndiesAfghanistan
Winner Group ARunner-up Group A
Runner-up Group BWinner Group B

ICC T20 World Cup Warmup Matches

ICC releases the warmup match schedule for the upcoming T20 World Cup 2021. Four sets of matches are played on two separate dates with a single day of rest.

These matches are played along withside of the round 1 matches. All warm-up matches of team India will be telecast on Star Sports network. Check out the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 warmup match schedule:

DateMatchTime
Oct-18NZ vs WI3.30 pm
Oct-18AFG vs SA3.30 pm
Oct-18ENG vs PAK7.30 pm
Oct-18AUD vs IND7.30 pm
Oct-20PAK vs WI3.30 pm
Oct-20AFG vs AUS3.30 pm
Oct-20ENG vs NZ7.30 pm
Oct-20IND vs SA7.30 pm

Round 1 – T20 World Cup Schedule

England, Australia, South Africa, West Indies, A1, and B2 were placed under Group A while India, Pakistan, New Zealand, Afghanistan, A2, and B1 were placed under Gropu B.

Those A1, A2, and B1, B2 were the teams qualified from the first round. The top two teams from each group advance to the semi-finals

Date MatchLocal TimeVenue
17-Oct-21Oman vs Papua New Guinea2:00 PMOman
Bangladesh vs Scotland6:00 PMOman
18-Oct-21Ireland Vs Netherlands2:00 PMAbu Dhabi
Sri Lanka vs Namibia6:00 PMAbu Dhabi
19-Oct-21Scotland Vs Papua New Guinea2:00 PMAbu Dhabi
Oman vs Bangladesh6:00 PMAbu Dhabi
20-Oct-21Namibia vs Netherlands2:00 PMAbu Dhabi
Sri Lanka vs Ireland6:00 PMAbu Dhabi
21-Oct-21Bangladesh vs Papua New Guinea2:00 PMAbu Dhabi
Oman vs Scotland6:00 PMAbu Dhabi
22-Oct-21Namibia vs Ireland2:00 PMAbu Dhabi
Sri Lanka Vs Netherlands6:00 PMAbu Dhabi

Super 12 – Group 1 –  T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule

DateMatchTimeVenue
23-Oct-21Australia vs South Africa2:00 PMAbu Dhabi
England vs West Indies6:00 PMDubai
24-Oct-21A1 vs B22:00 PMSharjah
26-Oct-21South Africa vs West Indies2:00 PMDubai
27-Oct-21England vs B22:00 PMAbu Dhabi
28-Oct-21Australia vs A16:00 PMDubai
29-Oct-21West Indies vs B22:00 PMSharjah
30-Oct-21South Africa vs A12:00 PMSharjah
England vs Australia6:00 PMDubai
01-Nov-21England vs A16:00 PMSharjah
02-Nov-21South Africa vs B22:00 PMAbu Dhabi
04-Nov-21Australia vs B22:00 PMDubai
West Indies vs A16:00 PMAbu Dhabi
06-Nov-21Australia vs West Indies2:00 PMAbu Dhabi
England vs South Africa6:00 PMSharjah

Super 12 – Group 2 – T20 World Cup Schedule 2021

DateMatchTimeVenue
24-Oct-21India vs Pakistan6:00 PMDubai
25-Oct-21Afghanistan vs B16:00 PMSharjah
26-Oct-21Pakistan vs New Zealand6:00 PMSharjah
27-Oct-21B1 vs A26:00 PMAbu Dhabi
29-Oct-21Afghanistan vs Pakistan6:00 PMDubai
31-Oct-21Afghanistan vs A22:00 PMAbu Dhabi
India vs New Zealand6:00 PMDubai
02-Nov-21Pakistan vs A26:00 PMAbu Dhabi
03-Nov-21New Zealand vs B12:00 PMDubai
India vs Afghanistan6:00 PMAbu Dhabi
05-Nov-21New Zealand vsA22:00 PMSharjah
India vs B16:00 PMDubai
07-Nov-21New Zealand vs Afghanistan2:00 PMAbu Dhabi
Pakistan vs B16:00 PMSharjah
08-Nov-21India vs A26:00 PMDubai

T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule for Semi-Finals, Finals 

The two semi-finals of the T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule are to play on 10th and 11th November respectively. The 2 semi-finals have a couple of reserve days before the finals.

The finals of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule to play on 14th November 2021. The 15th of November(Monday) has been announced as the reserve day for the finals.

DateMatchTimeVenue
10-Nov-21Semi-Finals – 16:00 PMAbu Dhabi
11-Nov-21Semi-Finals – 26:00 PMDubai
14-Nov-21Finals6:00 PMDubai

 

ICC T20 World Cup Winners List

The first-ever T20 world cup was hosted by India where the hosts took the maiden trophy under Indian former skipper MS Dhoni’s captaincy. Look at the T20 WC winner’s list till date:

India wins T20 world cup in 2007
India wins the T20 world cup in 2007
YearWinnerRunners UpHostFinals Venue
2007IndiaPakistanSouth Africa
Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
2009PakistanSri LankaEnglandLord’s, London
2010EnglandAustraliaWest Indies
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown
2012West IndiesSri LankaSri Lanka
R. Premadasa Stadium
2014Sri LankaIndiaBangladesh
Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
2016West IndiesEnglandIndia
Eden Gardens, Kolkata

T20 World Cup 2021 Live Streaming

Star Sports have the official broadcasting rights of T20 World Cup 2021 while Hotstar+Disney has the online streaming rights in India and its subcontinents. Alternate TV broadcasters and Online streaming platforms were partnered by Star Sports for the countries where these two can’t provide the service

T20 WC 2021 Telecasting Channels & OTT

CountryBroadcasting Channels & OTT
India & Sub ContinentStar Sports 1, Star Sports 2, Star Sports 3, Star Sports HD, DD Sports, DSport, Sony Ten, Sony Ten 2, Sony Six HD, Sony Six, Hotstar, Disney+, SonyLiv (App), FanCode
PakistanPTV Sports, Ten Sports Pakistan, Geo Super, BSports Pakistan, Jazz TV, MJnuoon TV, Tapmad,
AustraliaFox Sports, Channel 9, YuppTV, Kayo Sports, Foxtel Sports
United StatesWillow TV, Willow Xtra, YuppTV, Hotstar, Disney+
United KingdomSky Sports, Sky Go App, SlingTV
New ZealandSky Sports NZ, Spark Sports, Fan Pass
SingaporeStar Cricket, Star Hub, Singtel
Hong KongStar Cricket, Now TV
CaribbeanESPN, Flow Sports
BangladeshGazi TV (GTV), T-Sports, Rabbitholebd, Maasranga TV, BTV
Sri LankaChannel Eye (SLRC)
The Middle East & North AfricaOSN Cricket HD
MalaysiaAstro Cricket HD
Austria, GermanyDazn
Mena CountriesOSN Play
JapanICC’s Facebook Page
ChinaFox Network Group
FijiFiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC TV)
AfghanistanMoby TV
UAECricwick App

 

T20 WC 2021 Audio Telecasting Channel List

CountryChannel – RadioLanguage
AustraliaABCEnglish
IndiaAll India Radio (AIR)Hindi
Middle East & North AfricaRadio 4 (89.1)Hindi
Middle East & North AfricaRadio 4 (101.3)Malayalam
PakistanAvenue Intl Pvt. LtdUrdu
Sri LankaVFM, SLBCEnglish, Tamil & Sinhalese
South AfricaSABCEnglish & Afrikaans
United KingdomAll India Radio (AIR), TalksportEnglish

 

T20 WC 2021 Online Streaming Platforms – Country wise

Hotstar

India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan and Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Fiji

OSN Cricket, OSN Play

MENA – the Middle East & North Africa (Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, South Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, West Bank, Gaza Strip, Palestine and Western Sahara)

ESPN Caribbean

Anguilla, Antigua, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Barbuda, Belize, Bermuda, Bonaire, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Curacao, Dominica, Falkland Isles, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Nevis, Saba, St. Barthelemy, St. Eustatius, St. Lucia, St. Maarten, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname, Tortola (British Virgin Isles), Trinidad, Tobago, Turks and Caicos

Willow TV, ESPN

United States of America, Puerto Rico, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, South America (Argentina, Aruba, Ascension Island, Belize, Bolivia, Bonaire, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela)

Yupp TV, ICC’s Facebook page

Canada and Continental Europe (Denmark, France, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Romania, Russia, Spain, Belarus, Bulgaria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Poland, Republic of Macedonia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden, Albania, Andorra, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Gibraltar, Greece, Malta, Montenegro, Portugal, San Marino, Serbia, Slovenia, Luxembourg, Monaco, Cyprus, Vatican City, Georgia)

SuperSport

Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros Islands, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, St Helena, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaire, and Zimbabwe

Sky Go, Sky Sports

United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland, and the Republic of Ireland).

How to Watch ICC T20 World Cup 2021 in India?

T20 World Cup will be telecast on the Star Sports Network. The leading Indian Broadcaster has made arrangements to broadcast the games in multiple languages and on multiple network channels.

How to Watch T20 World Cup 2021 Free in India?

The Disney+Hotstar holds the rights for the T20 World Cup 2021 online telecast thus T20 World Cup fans need to pick a premium subscription pack in order to watch online. But peoples seek to watch their favorite cricket league for free online.

Can we watch 2021 T20 World Cup live for free? Here we will discuss the possibilities of such cases:

Apart from subscribing to Disney+Hotstar Indian telecommunication service providers made some additional compliments in their recharge pack which allows us to view the Hotstar contents. Check out the following details to watch T20 World Cup 2021 live for free:

Airtel Users

Airtel offers combos that come bundled with Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription, using which you can watch T20 World Cup 2021 matches live on your mobile.

These plans start as low as Rs 401 and offer regular calls and mobile data benefits along with the VIP subscription.

Check out the Airtel plans that come bundled with Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription for live streaming the T20 World Cup 2021 edition on your smart TV, mobile or laptop.

Plan PriceBenefits
Airtel Rs 401 Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
28 days of validity
3GB data/ day
Airtel Rs 448 Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
28 days of validity
3GB data/ day
Unlimited voice calling
100 SMS per day
Airtel Rs 499 Recharge Plan*Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
28 days of validity
3GB data/ day
Unlimited voice calling
100 SMS per day
Airtel Rs 599 Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
56 days of validity
2GB data/ day
Unlimited voice calling
100 SMS per day
Airtel Rs 2,698 Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
365 days of validity
2GB data/ day
Unlimited voice calling
100 SMS per day
Jio Users

Hotstar also partnered with Reliance Jio to make it easier for people to watch T20 World Cup Live. Jio offers an exciting 12-month subscription to Disney+ Hotstar VIP for 399 INR/per year. Download the JioTV app on mobile to instantly access your favorite sports channels.

Reliance Jio Launched different exciting data plans which include Free T20 World Cup live streaming, Check out the exciting plans below:

Plan PriceBenefits
Rs 401 Jio Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
28 days of validity
3GB data/ day + 6GB additional data
Free voice calling
100 SMS per day
Rs 598 Jio Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
56 days of validity
112GB data
Free voice calling
100 SMS per day
Rs 2,599 Jio Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
365 days of validity
2GB data/ day + 10GB additional data
Free voice calling
100 SMS per day
Rs 499 Jio Add-On Recharge planDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
84GB data (1.5GB/ day)
56 days validity
Rs 612 Jio Add-On Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
Up to 72GB of data
6,000 minutes non-Jio calls
Lasts until the validity of the primary pack
Rs 1,004 Jio Add-On Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
120 days of validity
200GB data
Rs 1,206 Jio Add-On Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
180 days of validity
240GB data
Rs 1,208 Jio Add-On Recharge PlanDisney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription
240 days of validity
240GB data
Vi Users

As of Airtel and Jio, the Vodafone Idea users too gets the benefits of watching the T20 World Cup live streaming for free along with their recharge plans. Following are the list of recharge plans that come with the benefits of free T20 World Cup live streaming.

Plan PriceBenefits
Vi Rs 401 recharge planDisney+ Hotstar VIP
28 days validity
3GB data/ day + 16GB additional data
Unlimited calls
100 SMS
Vi Rs 501 recharge planDisney+ Hotstar VIP
56 days validity
75GB data
Vi Rs 601 recharge planDisney+ Hotstar VIP
56 days validity
3GB data/ day + 48GB additional data
Unlimited calls
100 SMS
Vi Rs 801 recharge planDisney+ Hotstar VIP
84 days validity
3GB data/ day + 48GB additional data
Unlimited calls
100 SMS

 

How to Watch ICC T20 WC 2021 in UK?

Sky Sports have the right in the United Kingdom(UK) to telecast the upcoming T20 World Cup Live.

There are various ways to start watching Sky Sports. The obvious way is using your Sky Box with your Sky TV package, but you can also watch Sky Sports with Virgin TV with the appropriate television bundle (Virgin’s Ultimate Oomph package).

Sky Sports
Sky Sports

You can also watch Sky Sports on the go with the Sky Go app, which is available for download on iOS, Android, Fire OD, Windows, Mac, and Huawei.

With the Complete Sky Sports Pack, you can watch Sky’s exclusive range of live sport, highlights and news across all 10 Sky Sports channels.

Pack NamePriceBenefits
Sky TV+Netflix+Sky Sports£ 47 (per month for 18 months) Usually 68.00 Upfront cost: 20Sky Signature & All Sports Channels
389 Channels, 20 HD
Sky TV + Netflix + Sky Sports + HD£ 54 (per month for 18 months) Usually £ 75.00  Upfront cost: £ 49.00Sky Signature & Hd & Sports
430 Channels + 62 HD 
Sky TV + Sky Sports + BT Sports£ 67 (per month for 18 months) Usually £ 89.00  Upfront cost: £ 20.00Sky Signature
388 Channels + 20 HD

 

Eleven main channels comprise the Sky Sports service which telecasts almost every international and domestic sports event.

Channel NameContent
Sky Sports Main EventAirs major events as Sky Sports’ flagship channel like football, boxing, cricket, rugby, Formula 1, etc. When not showing a live event the channel simulcasts Sky Sports News.
Sky Sports Premier LeagueDedicated exclusively to the Premier League, including live coverage of matches, and other ancillary coverage and documentaries.
Sky Sports FootballDedicated to association football coverage of non-Premier League matches.
Sky Sports CricketDedicated to cricket coverage, including domestic and international competition.
Sky Sports GolfDedicated to golf coverage. As with the former Sky Sports 4.
Sky Sports F1Dedicated to coverage of Formula One racing as well as motor racing in general, including Formula 2, Formula 3, and IndyCar Series.
Sky Sports ActionDedicated to general sports coverage, including rugby, netball, the NFL and the NBA.
Sky Sports ArenaDedicated to general sports coverage, including Super League, darts and boxing.
Sky Sports RacingAvailable with Sky’s basic TV package (Sky Signature). Dedicated to coverage of horse racing.
Sky Sports MixAvailable with Sky’s basic TV package (Sky Signature). Airs a mix of live sports and supplementary programming from across the network.
Sky Sports NewsAvailable with Sky’s basic TV package (Sky Signature). Provides latest news and updates from across all sports.

*In addition to Sky Sports Main Event, BT TV customers receive a channel named Sky Sports Extra which broadcasts Premier League games that are not shown on Main Event.

ICC T20 WC 2021 Anthem

The official anthem for the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule to be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman from October 17 to November 14, was launched by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday in collaboration with its broadcast partners Star Sports.

Composed by Indian music director Amit Trivedi, the video features young cricket fans from across the world as well as animated versions of India captain Virat Kohli, West Indies’ Kieron Pollard, Australia’s Glenn Maxwell and Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan.

How to buy tickets for T20 World Cup 2021?

From October 3, 2021, ICC opens the ticket booking service for T20 World Cup 2021.

All fans wishing to attend matches must follow all COVID 19 protocols laid out on www.t20worldcup.com/tickets/biosecurity-measures and note the different stadium entry guidelines which will be updated in real-time as per the latest government mandates.

As T20 World Cup plays in 4 different venues, user have to pick the venue in which he/she wants to book the ticket(users may place in the queue in prior to book tickets owing to high demand).

Tickets price for ICC T20 World Cup

Indian matches: Basic east/west stand – 6,060rs. Premium – 15,150rs.

Other team matches: half of the price of Indian matches

Click here to book ICC T20 World Cup 2021 tickets.

Official T20 World Cup 2021 App

ICC launches an official mobile application for the upcoming T20 world cup 2021 where cricket fans can get updates of the tournament. ICC launched the application for both IOS and Android mobile operating systems.

Click the following link to download the Official T20 World Cup 2021 App:

Steps to install Official T20 World Cup 2021 App

  • Install the application from Android(Play store)/ IOS(App Store) as per your mobile OS.
  • Choose the team you were supporting to get personalized score, news, and match highlights.
  • Create an account by filling in the needed details for registration or sign in using Google or Facebook.
  • Right after your login, you can find tons of news articles, T20 WC throwback videos, T20 WC 2021 playing teams information with their rankings, etc.
Official T20 WC 2021 App
Official T20 WC 2021 App
Official T20 WC 2021 App
Official T20 WC 2021 App
Official T20 WC 2021 App
T20 WC App

ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Prize Amount

ICC announced the Prize Money of T20 World Cup 2021. According to which the winner of the ICC T20 WC 2021 will bag Rs. 12 crores.

  • Winners – 12 Cr
  • Runner-up – 6 cr
  • Semifinalist – 3 cr each