What to Expect in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021?

What to Expect in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021?

International Cricket council finally announced the new schedule of the most awaited T20 World Cup 2021.  The awaited cricket tournament is set to run between October and November 2021 in India.

There will be 45 cricket game to be played in the series.

Time is the biggest pressure in these cricket events. To recall, the cricket tournament was originally scheduled to be held in Australia from 18 October to 15 November 2020 but was postponed last year because of the outbreak. Furthermore, India will also major domestic cricket games like the Indian Premier League 2021.

There will be 16 teams that will be competing in this much-awaited cricket event.  This will include the full members and regular Test-playing nations such as Afghanistan Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Ireland, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and West Indies.

Teams from Namibia, Netherlands, Oman, and Scotland are the ICC T20 World Cup qualifiers. We will also witness this year the debut of the team of Papua New Guinea in the ICC tournament.

While the schedule of events has already been released by ICC, the officials have yet to release information ICC T20 World Cup 2021 ticket information. ICC hasn’t released yet details on when, where, and how can fans buy tickets to the tournament, or whether they will allow them to enter the stadium.

ICC also revealed that confirmed last year that Sri Lanka and the United Arab Emirates were being considered as back-up venues for the tournament.

2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Background for Cricket Bettors

People who wanted to participate in cricket online betting will need to do a lot of research and preparation for the upcoming ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. There will be 16 national teams that will be competing in this event.

Team India is clearly one of the favorite teams online cricket betting right now. The team is currently ranked third in the ICC T20 rankings. Not to mentions, home advantage does always count in big events like this.

We can remember that in 2016, India also hosted the ICC T20 World Cup. Back then, West Indies bagged the trophy after defeating England by four wickets. The team West Indies is currently ranked 10th in the world.

The team Australia is considered to be one of the powerful teams in the series. The team currently sitting on the top of the table with 275 points. They are no doubt one of the favorite teams for online cricket betting this season.

Team England will also be a tough contender for the trophy. The team currently ranked second with 274 points.

Below is the complete ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Team Rankings for you to be guided in your cricket bets.

RankTeamPoints
1Australia275
2England271
3India266
4Pakistan262
5South Africa258
6New Zealand242
7Sri Lanka238
8Afghanistan236
9Bangladesh227
10West Indies225
11Zimbabwe194
12Nepal190
13Scotland187
14Ireland184
15UAE184
16Netherlands179
17Oman177
18Papua New Guinea176
19Namibia153
20Hong Kong143

Schedule ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Team

Match No.DateFixtureRoundGroupTime (IST)
118 October 2021Sri Lanka vs IrelandFirst RoundGroup A8:30 AM
218 October 2021Papua New Guinea vs OmanFirst RoundGroup A1:30 PM
319 October 2021Bangladesh vs NamibiaFirst RoundGroup B8:30 AM
419 October 2021Netherlands vs ScotlandFirst RoundGroup B1:30 PM
520 October 2021Ireland vs OmanFirst RoundGroup A8:30 AM
620 October 2021Sri Lanka vs Papua New GuineaFirst RoundGroup A1:30 PM
721 October 2021Namibia vs ScotlandFirst RoundGroup B8:30 AM
821 October 2021Bangladesh vs NetherlandsFirst RoundGroup B1:30 PM
922 October 2021Papua New Guinea vs IrelandFirst RoundGroup A8:30 AM
1022 October 2021Sri Lanka vs OmanFirst RoundGroup A1:30 PM
1123 October 2021FriNetherlands vs NamibiaFirst RoundGroup B8:30 AM
1223 October 2021Bangladesh vs ScotlandFirst RoundGroup B1:30 PM
1324 October 2021Australia vs PakistanSuper 12Group 11:30 PM
1424 October 2021India vs South AfricaSuper 12Group 24:30 PM
1525 October 2021TBC vs TBCSuper 12Group 18:30 AM
1625 October 2021New Zealand vs West IndiesSuper 12Group 11:30 PM
1726 October 2021Afghanistan vs TBCSuper 12Group 211:30 AM
1826 October 2021England vs TBCSuper 12Group 24:30 PM
1927 October 2021New Zealand vs TBCSuper 12Group 11:30 PM
2028 October 2021Afghanistan vs TBCSuper 12Group 211:30 AM
2128 October 2021Australia vs West IndiesSuper 12Group 14:30 PM
2229 October 2021Pakistan vs TBCSuper 12Group 18:30 AM
2329 October 2021India vs TBCSuper 12Group 21:30 PM
2430 October 2021FriEngland vs South AfricaSuper 12Group 21:30 PM
2530 October 2021West Indies vs TBCSuper 12Group 14:30 PM
2631 October 2021New Zealand vs PakistanSuper 12Group 19:30 AM
2731 October 2021Australia vs TBCSuper 12Group 12:30 PM
2801 November 2021Afghanistan vs South AfricaSuper 12Group 29:00 AM
2901 November 2021India vs EnglandSuper 12Group 21:30 PM
3002 November 2021TBC vs TBCSuper 12Group 28:30 AM
3102 November 2021New Zealand vs TBCSuper 12Group 12:30 PM
3203 November 2021Pakistan vs West IndiesSuper 12Group 19:00 AM
3304 November 2021Australia vs TBCSuper 12Group 12:00 PM
3404 November 2021Afghanistan vs EnglandSuper 12Group 22:30 PM
3505 November 2021South Africa vs TBCSuper 12Group 29:00 AM
3605 November 2021India vs TBCSuper 12Group 22:00 PM
3706 November 2021FriPakistan vs TBCSuper 12Group 18:30 AM
3806 November 2021Australia vs New ZealandSuper 12Group 11:30 PM
3907 November 2021England vs TBCSuper 12Group 29:00 AM
4007 November 2021West Indies vs TBCSuper 12Group 11:30 PM
4108 November 2021South Africa vs TBCSuper 12Group 28:30 AM
4208 November 2021India vs AfghanistanSuper 12Group 21:30 PM

Schedule for Semi-finals and final cricket tournament

Match NoDateTeamsSemi-Final|Final
111 November 2021TBC vs TBC1st Semi-Final
212 November 2021TBC vs TBC2nd Semi-Final
315 November 2021TBC vs TBCFinal