It is the seventh staging of what was once referred to as the ICC World T20 however is now referred to as the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup. West Indies, the holders, have received two of the previous three; India, Pakistan, England and Sri Lanka have received one every.
The place is it happening?
It was initially scheduled to be held in October 2020 in Australia however was postponed halfway by way of final yr due to the Covid-19 international pandemic. As a substitute, having reverted to biennial tournaments after imposing a quadrennial timetable since 2016, the ICC introduced ahead the 2022 event a yr and gave Australia the 2022 version. This staging was initially as a consequence of be held in India however has, just like the latter levels of the 2021 IPL, been switched to the United Arab Emirates. Matches will probably be held in Sharjah, Abu Dhabi and Dubai with the ultimate on November 14 at Dubai’s Worldwide Stadium.
What’s the format?
Two-tiered: eight groups have certified routinely for the ‘Tremendous 12 stage’ by advantage of their ICC rating in December 2018 – (de jure if not de facto) hosts India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, England, Australia, New Zealand, West Indies and South Africa.
Eight additional groups – in Group A: Sri Lanka, Eire, Namibia and Netherlands; in Group B: Bangladesh, Oman, Papua New Guinea and Scotland – start a spherical robin elimination course of to determine the 4 to affix the Tremendous 12 stage. They’ve been cut up into two teams of 4 and over six days, from October 17-22, will every play the opposite three sides of their sections. The highest two from every group will then be part of the opposite eight groups in two teams of six as follows:
What’s the Tremendous 12?
For the primary course the groups have been divided into two teams, now termed Group 1 and Group 2 (A and B having already been used) as follows: