The ICC Men’s Cricket T20 World Cup 2022, the 8th T20 Cricket World Cup, has been scheduled between October 16 and November 13, 2022, in Australia. Initially, the tournament was to be held in India in October and November 2021. However, in July 2020, the International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed that the tournament had been postponed to 2022, due to COVID-19. In August 2020, the ICC reaffirmed that Australia would host the 2022 tournament, and India will host the T20 World Cup 2020 in 2021.
The BCCI announced the T20 World Cup 2022 schedule and qualification pathway. 11 teams from the T20 World Cup 2021 in India, plus two teams from Global Qualifier A and two teams from Global Qualifier B will participate in the tournament. Get ready for the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.
T20 World Cup groups
The first stage of the T20 World Cup involves eight teams that had to go through qualification.
|Group A||Group B|
|United Arab Emirates||Zimbabwe|
The next group stage will involve teams already qualified and the top four teams from the earlier stage.
|Group 1||Group 2|
|New Zealand||South Africa|
|Winner Group A||Winner Group B|
|Runner-Up Group B||Runner-Up Group A|
T20 World Cup 2022 full schedule
This year’s ICC T20 World Cup will begin on 16th October, Sunday 9:30 AM with a clash between Sri Lanka and Namibia.
The final will take place on 13th November, Sunday 1:30 PM at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
T20 World Cup Schedule – First Round
|16 October, Sunday||Sri Lanka vs Namibia||9:30 AM||Kardinia Park Stadium, Geelong|
|16 October, Sunday||Qualifier 2 vs Qualifier 3||1:30 PM||Kardinia Park Stadium, Geelong|
|17 October, Monday||West Indies vs Scotland||9:30 AM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
|17 October, Monday||Qualifier 1 vs Qualifier 4||1:30 PM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
|18 October, Tuesday||Namibia vs Qualifier 3||9:30 AM||Kardinia Park Stadium, Geelong|
|18 October, Tuesday||Sri Lanka vs Qualifier 2||1:30 PM||Kardinia Park Stadium, Geelong|
|19 October, Wednesday||Scotland vs Qualifier 4||9:30 AM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
|19 October, Wednesday||West Indies vs Qualifier 1||1:30 PM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
|20 October, Thursday||Sri Lanka vs Qualifier 3||9:30 AM||Kardinia Park Stadium, Geelong|
|20 October, Thursday||Namibia vs Qualifier 2||1:30 PM||Kardinia Park Stadium, Geelong|
|21 October, Friday||West Indies vs Qualifier 4||9:30 AM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
|21 October, Friday||Scotland vs Qualifier 1||1:30 PM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
T20 World Cup Schedule – Super 12
|22 October, Saturday||New Zealand vs Australia||12:30 PM||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney|
|22 October, Saturday||England vs Afghanistan||4:30 PM||Perth Stadium.|
|23 October, Sunday||Group A Winner vs Group B Runner-up||9:30 PM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
|23 October, Sunday||India vs Pakistan||1:30 PM||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne|
|24 October, Monday||Bangladesh vs Group A Runner-up||9:30 AM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
|24 October, Monday||South Africa vs Group B Winner||1:30 PM||Bellerive Oval, Hobart|
|25 October, Tuesday||Australia vs Group A Winner||4:30 PM||Perth Stadium, Perth|
|26 October, Wednesday||England vs Group B Runner-up||9:30 AM||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne|
|26 October, Wednesday||New Zealand vs Afghanistan||1:30 PM||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne|
|27 October, Thursday||South Africa vs Bangladesh||8:30 AM||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney|
|27 October, Thursday||India vs Group A Runner-up||12:30 PM||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney|
|27 October, Thursday||Pakistan vs Group B Winner||4:30 AM||Perth Stadium, Perth|
|28 October, Friday||Afghanistan vs Group B Runner-up||9:30 PM||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne|
|28 October, Friday||England vs Australia||1:30 PM||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne|
|29 October, Saturday||New Zealand vs Group A Winner||1:30 PM||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney|
|30 October, Sunday||Bangladesh vs Group B Winner||8:30 AM||The Gabba, Brisbane|
|30 October, Sunday||Pakistan vs Group A Runner-up||12:30 PM||Perth Stadium, Perth|
|30 October, Sunday||India vs South Africa||4:30 PM||Perth Stadium, Perth|
|31 October, Monday||Australia vs Group B Runner-up||1:30 PM||The Gabba, Brisbane|
|1 November, Tuesday||Afghanistan vs Group A Winner||9:30 AM||The Gabba, Brisbane|
|1 November, Tuesday||England vs New Zealand||1:30 AM||The Gabba, Brisbane|
|2 November, Wednesday||Group B Winner vs Group A Runner-up||9:30 AM||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide|
|2 November, Wednesday||India vs Bangladesh||1:30 PM||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide|
|3 November, Thursday||Pakistan vs South Africa||1:30 PM||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney|
|4 November, Friday||New Zealand vs Group B Runner-up||9:30 AM||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide|
|4 November, Friday||Australia vs Afghanistan||1:30 PM||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide|
|5 November, Saturday||England vs Group A Winner||1:30 PM||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney|
|6 November, Sunday||South Africa vs Group A Runner-up||5:30 AM||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide|
|6 November, Sunday||Pakistan vs Bangladesh||9:30 AM||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide|
|6 November, Sunday||India vs Group B Winner||1:30 PM||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne|
T20 World Cup Schedule – Semi Finals
|9 November, Wednesday||TBA VS TBA||1:30 PM||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney|
|10 November, Thursday||TBA VS TBA||1:30 PM||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide|
T20 World Cup Schedule – Finals
|13 November, Sunday||TBA VS TBA||1:30 PM||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne|
ICC T20 World Cup 2022 Squad
Mohammad Nabi (c), Najibullah Zadran, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Azmatullah Omarzai, Darwish Rasooli, Fari Ahma Malik, Fazal Haq Farooki, Hazratullah Zazai, Ibrahim Zadran, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Naveen ul Haq, Qais Ahmad, Rashid Khan, Salim Safi, Usman Ghani.
Standby Players: Afsar Zazai, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Rahmat Shah, Gulbadin Naib
Aaron Finch (c), Ashton Agar, Pat Cummins, Tim David, Josh Hazlewood, Josh Inglis, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Kane Richardson, Steven Smith, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis, Mathew Wade, David Warner, Adam Zampa.
Jos Buttler (c), Moeen Ali, Harry Brook, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, Phil Salt, Ben Stokes, Reece Topely, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood, Alex Hales.
Standby Players: Liam Dawson, Richard Gleeson, Tymal Mills.
Shakib Al Hasan, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Afif Hossain, Mossadek Hossain, Litton Das, Yasir Ali, Nurul Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Saifuddin, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain, Hasan Mahmud, Najmul Hossain, Nasum Ahmed.
Standby Players: Shoriful Islam, Shak Mahedi Hasan, Rishad Hossain, Soumya Sarkar.
Rohit Sharma (C), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, SuryaKumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, R. Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.
Standby players: Mohammmad Shami, Shreyas Iyer, Ravi Bishnoi, Deepak Chahar.
Babar Azam (C), Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Usman Qadir.
Standby Playes: Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Haris, Shahnawaz Dahani.
Temba Bavuma (C), Quinton de Kock, Heinrich Klaasen, Reeza Hendricks, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Anrich Nortje, Wayne Parnell, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Rillee Rossouw, Tabraiz Shamsi, Tristan Stubbs.
Standby Players: Bjorn Fortuin, Marco Jansen, Andile Phehlukwayo.
Kane Williamson (C), Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Mitchell Santner, Glenn Phillips, Jimmy Neesham, Daryl Mitchell, Adam Milne, Martin Guptill, Lachlan Ferguson, Devon Conway, Mark Chapman, Michael Bracewell, Trent Boult, Finn Allen.
T20 World Cup 2022 Venue
There are six venues for ICC T20 World Cup 2022. The Kardinia Park Stadium in Geelong will play host to Round 1 of ICC T20 World Cup 2022 along with Bellerive Oval in Hobart.
The Super 12 matches are scheduled to take place at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Perth Stadium in Perth, Bellerive Oval in Hobart, Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne, The Gabba in Brisbane and Adelaide Oval in Adelaide.
The final match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2022 is scheduled to happen at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne on November 13. It will be exciting to see which of the 12 teams lifts the trophy in Australia that night.
|Geelong – Kardinia Park Stadium||6|
|Hobart – Bellerive Oval, Hobart||9|
|Sydney – Sydney Cricket Ground||7|
|Perth – Perth Stadium||5|
|Melbourne – Melbourne Cricket Ground||7|
|Brisbane – The Gabba||4|
|Adelaide – Adelaide Oval||7|
T20 World Cup 2022 Broadcast & Livestream
The Board of Control for Cricket In India (BCCI) secured the hosting rights for the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.
The 2022 T20 World Cup is set to happen Down Under in Australia.
Stat Sports Network will broadcast the T20 World Cup 2022 in English, Hindi, and other regional languages. Disney+ Hotstar remains the official partner for online streaming. Below are the broadcasting channel details in your country.
|India||Star Sports Network|
|Pakistan||PTV Sports and Ten Sports|
|Australia||Kayo Sports and Foxtel|
|New Zealand||Sky Sport|
|South Africa||Super Sport|
|United Kingdom||Sky Sports Cricket|
|United States||Willow TV and Willow Xtra|
|Canada||Willow TV Canada|
|United Arab Emirates (UAE)||BeIN Sports|
|Sri Lanka||Siyatha RV|
|Afghanistan||RTA Sports and Ariana TV|
|Bangladesh||Gazi TV, T Sports, and BTV|
|Hong Kong, Malaysia, and Singapore||Astro Cricket|
T20 World Cup 2022 Winner: History
|2012||West Indies||Sri Lanka|
T20 World Cup 2022 Prize Money
The International Cricket Council (ICC) revised the T20 World Cup winner’s and participating team’s prize lists. There is a total prize money of $5.6 million, of which the winner will get $1.6 million. Check the below ICC T20 World Cup 2022—Price Money Chart image for more details.
T20 World Cup 2022 Overview
|T20 World Cup 2022||From 16 October 2022 to 13 November 2022|
|Administrator||International Cricket Council (ICC)|
|Format||T20 (20 Over Cricket League Match)|
|The tournament format(s)||Group stage to knockout and Final|
|Opening Match||16 October 2022|
|Semi-Final-1||9 November 2022|
|Semi-Final-2||11 November 2022|
|Final Match||13 November 2022|
|Total Matches played||45|
|Winner Prize Money||total- 45.07 crore, Winner- 13.02 crore, runner- 6.5 crore|