The 2021 Men’s T20 World Cup will kick off on October 17 in the United Arab Emirates. The 16-team final will be held on November 14.
These are tentative dates set for major events, as the World Cup was forced to relocate from India due to the pandemic situation. It is expected that BCCI will make an official announcement on the location and date changes soon.
According to a report from BCCI, although BCCI has not formally written to the International Criminal Court regarding the transfer of the T20 World Cup to the UAE, it “has already made progress in terms of planned matches in the Middle East.” ESPNCricinfo…
The Super 12s phase, comprising 30 matches, is scheduled to start from October 24. The Super 12s, where teams will be split across two groups of six each, will be played at three venues in the UAE – Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.
BCCI has already shortlisted 9 venues for the T20 World Cup, but the ICC team had to cancel the visit in April for inspections.