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    T20 World Cup 2020

    Fasten your seat belts for it’s time for ‘Gol guttam lakad battam de danadan pratiyogita’!

    Eighty minutes. Twenty overs. Nine Fielders. Two Batsmen. One Bowler. And more than a billion people coming together and praying for the victory. That is exactly what cricket is. Bringing this sport to a whole new level is the famous T20 World Cup 2020 that is nothing less than a fast and the furious one-day version of the most-awaited matches. Appealing immensely to the crowds, the World Cup this year has every cricket aficionado waiting eagerly with their hearts in their mouth!

    Hosted by International Cricket Council or ICC every year for the past two years, this men’s T20 cricket world cup is back and how! Praying with held breath for the ball to hit a six when it forms a parabola in the air and roaring when the empire raises both hands above his head is a joy like no other. Bringing together the communities, cricket is not just any other sport. It’s a feeling. This piece has answers to all your questions while we wait for the biggest tournament of the year!

    Details About T20 World Cup 2020

    Details About T20 World Cup 2020

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    Here is a list of important details that one might need answers to when planning to attend the craziest and the most exciting cricket tournament of all time!

    Start Date

    18th October 2020

    End Date

    15th November 2020

    T20 World Cup 2020 Venue

    Find below the T20 World Cup 2020 venue for qualifiers as well as the Super 12 matches.

    Qualifiers:

    Simonds Stadium, Geelong, Australia
    Bellerive Oval, Hobart Australia

    T20 Matches:

    Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia
    Perth Stadium, Perth, Australia
    Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Australia
    The Gabba, Brisbane
    Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

    The Super 12s Direct Qualifying Teams

    West Indies
    India
    Australia
    Pakistan
    England
    New Zealand
    South Africa
    Afghanistan

    Direct Qualifying Teams Into T20 Global Qualifier

    Sri Lanka
    Bangladesh
    Winner of Group A
    Winner of Group B
    Runner-up of Group A
    Runner-up of Group B

    2019-End – Other Teams Fighting For Global Qualifiers

    These 14 teams will be fighting for the top six spots of the first round of the T20 Global Qualifier.

    Zimbabwe
    Ireland
    Scotland
    Netherlands
    Hong Kong
    Oman
    8 teams from Africa, the Americas, Asia, East Asia-Pacific, and Europe

    T20 World Cup Fixtures And Schedule

    Find below the T20 World Cup 2020 schedule that exhibits the dates, teams, venue, and other match details.

    First Round

    Group A Group B
    Sri Lanka Bangladesh
    A2 B2
    A3 B3
    A4 B4

    Fixtures

    Date Match Venue
    18 October Sri Lanka vs A3 Kardinia Park, Geelong
    18 October A2 vs A4 Kardinia Park, Geelong
    19 October Bangladesh vs B3 Bellerive Oval, Hobart
    19 October B2 vs B4 Bellerive Oval, Hobart
    20 October A3 vs A4 Kardinia Park, Geelong
    20 October Sri Lanka vs A2 Kardinia Park, Geelong
    21 October B3 vs B4 Bellerive Oval, Hobart
    21 October Bangladesh vs B2 Bellerive Oval, Hobart
    22 October A2 vs A3 Kardinia Park, Geelong
    22 October Sri Lanka vs A4 Kardinia Park, Geelong
    23 October B2 vs B3 Bellerive Oval, Hobart
    23 October Bangladesh vs B4 Bellerive Oval, Hobart

    Super 12

    Group 1 Group 2
    Pakistan India
    Australia England
    New Zealand South Africa
    West Indies Afghanistan
    Group A winner Group B winner
    Group B runner-up Group A runner-up

    Fixtures

    Date Match Venue
    24 October Australia vs Pakistan Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
    24 October India vs South Africa Perth Stadium, Perth
    25 October Group A winner vs Group B runner-up Bellerive Oval, Hobart
    25 October New Zealand vs West Indies Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
    26 October Afghanistan vs Group A runner-up Perth Stadium, Perth
    26 October England vs Group B winner Perth Stadium, Perth
    27 October New Zealand vs Group B runner-up Bellerive Oval, Hobart
    28 October Afghanistan vs Group B winner Perth Stadium, Perth
    28 October Australia vs West Indies Perth Stadium, Perth
    29 October Pakistan vs Group A winner Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
    29 October India vs Group A runner-up Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
    30 October England vs South Africa Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
    30 October England vs South Africa Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
    31 October Pakistan vs New Zealand The Gabba, Brisbane
    31 October Australia vs Group A winner The Gabba, Brisbane
    1 November South Africa vs Afghanistan Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
    1 November India vs England Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
    2 November Group A runner-up vs Group B winner Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
    2 November New Zealand vs Group A winner The Gabba, Brisbane
    3 November Pakistan vs West Indies Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
    3 November Australia vs Group B runner-up Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
    4 November England vs Afghanistan The Gabba, Brisbane
    5 November South Africa vs Group A runner-up Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
    5 November India vs Group B winner Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
    6 November Pakistan vs Group B runner-up Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
    6 November Australia vs New Zealand Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
    7 November England vs Group A runner-up Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
    7 November West Indies vs Group A winner Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
    8 November South Africa vs Group B winner Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
    8 November India vs Afghanistan Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney

    Ticket Prices For T20 World Cup 2020

    Ticket Prices For T20 World Cup 2020

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    Find below the ticket prices for final and semi-final matches taking place in Australia.

    ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Final, 15th November

    Category A Category B Category C Category D Category E
    Adult $395 or INR 27,900 $295 or INR 20,850 $225 or INR 18,000 $175 or INR 12,370 $12 or INR 850
    Child $60 or INR 4240 $40 or INR 2830 $20 or INR 1410

    ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Semi-Final 1, 11th November

    Category A Category B Category C Category D Category E
    Adult $245 or INR 17,315 $215 or INR 15,200 $170 or INR 12,000 $140 or INR 9,900 $90 or INR 6360
    Child $50 or INR 3,500 $35 or INR 2470 $20 or INR 1410

    ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Semi-Final 2, 12th November

    Category A Category B Category C Category D GA
    Adult $165 or INR 11,660 $125 or INR 8,840 $80 or INR 5,600 $40 or INR 2,800 $40 or INR 2,800
    Child $20 or INR 1,400 $10 or INR 700 $10 or INR 700

    Things To Keep In Mind

    Things To Keep In Mind

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    Here are a few pointers that one should keep in mind when planning to attend the T20 World Cup in the year 2020.

    How Well In Advance To Book Flight Tickets

    How much fun traveling by flight might be, there are always a few factors that one should keep in mind such as timings, dates, and the flight company one chooses to travel with. In order to avoid getting disappointed because of the fully-booked flights and in order to avoid paying extra charges that could have easily been dodged, one should make sure that they book their tickets well-in-advance. It is advised that one books their flight tickets during the ‘Prime Booking Window’. This period is at least four months to a maximum of three weeks before the day of departure.

    When Do The Match Tickets Go Live

    Just like the flight tickets, the chances of World Cup tickets getting sold out are pretty high. It is always better to be aware about the dates of registration to avoid any kind of disappointment. For T20 World Cup 2020 the sale of tickets would commence on 18th October for both qualifiers and Super 12 matches.

    Best Accommodation For Near Each Venue For Each Budget

    There is no dearth of places to stay in Australia, irrespective of what the budgets of travelers are. Take a look!

    Simonds Stadium, Geelong
    Luxury stays: Quest Geelong
    Budget-Friendly: Discovery Parks

    Bellerive Oval, Hobart Australia
    Luxury stays: MACq 01 Hotel
    Budget-Friendly: The Pickled Frog

    Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
    Luxury stays: Holiday Inn Darling Habour
    Budget-Friendly: The Village Surry Hills

    Perth Stadium, Perth
    Luxury stays: COMO The Treasury
    Budget-Friendly: Haus Accommodation

    Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
    Luxury stays: The Westin Melbourne
    Budget-Friendly: 15 Charles Abbotsford Mansion

    The Gabba, Brisbane
    Luxury stays: Mantra South Bank, Brisbane
    Budget-Friendly: Gonow Family Backpacker Hostel

    Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
    Luxury stays: Adelaide DressCircle Apartments
    Budget-Friendly: Blue Galah Backpackers Hostel

    What To Pack

    T20 World Cup 2020 venue i.e. Australia experiences an extremely pleasant and welcoming weather in the months of October and November. Since it’s neither too hot nor too cold, one should pack the following things when traveling to the land of the Outback for the biggest cricket tournament of the year.

    Outfits: T-shirts, trousers, jeans, dresses, comfortable shoes, and a light jacket or hoodie
    Electronics: Camera, rechargeable batteries, multi-pin chargers
    Accessories and cosmetics: Hat, sunnies, wet wipes, sunscreen, mosquito repellents

    How To Reach T20 World Cup

    How To Reach T20 World Cup

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    Since Australia is one of the most popular and loved countries amongst flocks of travelers, commuting to this destination has been made much easier and feasible. The fastest and the most common mode of reaching this beautiful country is via airways. Australia is well-connected with the major parts of the world through airways only. The country has no land connection with the majority of the world. This country is home to several international airports, with Melbourne and Sydney being the busiest. Air India is the only direct flight that connects India to Australia. Other flights that fly to Australia include Jet Airways, Cathay Dragon, Thai Airways, Cathay Pacific, and Qantas Airways.

    T20 World Cup 2020 is one cricket tournament that glues spectators to their televisions. Bringing together people from all over the country, T20 World Cup is ready to leave its mark yet again. Why enjoy the record-hitting tournament on air while you can support your country and the players from the bleachers. Apply for your offs, plan your escape to Australia , and get ready to witness the most-awaited match live!

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