The sixth edition of the ICC WorldCup T20 will be held in India for the first time. To top it all, India are favourites to win this tournament. The side recently clinched the Asia WorldCup 2016 and have gone on a superb winning run. ICC World T20 2016 Schedule, Time Table are announced after Qualifiers ended and 6 teams qualified to join the top 10 teams. ICC has also released warm up matches schedule with match timing of day and night matches. Afternoon matches will be played from 3 PM to 6:30 PM while Night matches will be played from 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM IST.
ICC WorldCup T20 2016 Schedule in 3 stages. 16 teams are in the fray. Matches will be hosted across 7 cities from 8 March to 3 April, 2016. Chennai, which was initially announced as a venue was cut from men’s matches and allotted only women’s games of World T20 (15 March to 3 April).

ICC WorldCup T20 2016 Schedule, Time table, Fixture:

No. Date Match Venue Time
1 8th March 2016, Tuesday Zimbabwe vs Hong Kong Nagpur 3:00 PM IST
2 8th March 2016, Tuesday Scotland v Afghanistan 7:30 PM IST
3 9th March 2016, Wednesday Bangladesh v Netherlands Dharamsala 3:00 PM IST
4 9th March 2016, Wednesday Ireland v Oman 7:30 PM IST
5 10th March 2016, Thursday Scotland v Zimbabwe Nagpur 3:00 PM IST
6 10th March 2016, Thursday Hong Kong v Afghanistan 7:30 PM IST
7 11th March 2016, Friday Netherlands v Oman Dharamsala 3:00 PM IST
8 11th March 2016, Friday Bangladesh v Ireland 7:30 PM IST
9 12th March 2016, Saturday Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Nagpur 3:00 PM IST
10 12th March 2016, Saturday Scotland v Hong Kong 7:30 PM IST
11 13th March 2016, Sunday Netherlands v Ireland Dharamsala 3:00 PM IST
12 13th March 2016, Sunday Bangladesh v Oman 7:30 PM IST
13 15th March 2016, Tuesday New Zealand v India Nagpur 7:30 PM IST
14 16th March 2016, Wednesday West Indies v England Mumbai 3:00 PM IST
15 16th March 2016, Wednesday Pakistan v Q1A Kolkata 7:30 PM IST
16 17th March 2016, Thursday Sri Lanka v Q1B Kolkata 7:30 PM IST
17 18th March 2016, Friday Australia v New Zealand Dharamsala 3:00 PM IST
18 18th March 2016, Friday South Africa v England Mumbai 7:30 PM IST
19 19th March 2016, Saturday India v Pakistan Dharamsala 7:30 PM IST
20 20th March 2016, Sunday South Africa v Q1B Mumbai 3:00 PM IST
21 20th March 2016, Sunday Sri Lanka v West Indies Bengaluru 7:30 PM IST
22 21st March 2016, Monday Australia v Q1A Bengaluru 7:30 PM IST
23 22nd March 2016, Tuesday New Zealand v Pakistan Mohali 7:30 PM IST
24 23rd March 2016, Wednesday England v Q1B New Delhi 3:00 PM IST
25 23rd March 2016, Wednesday India v Q1A Bengaluru 7:30 PM IST
26 25th March 2016, Friday Pakistan v Australia Mohali 3:00 PM IST
27 25th March 2016, Friday South Africa v West Indies Nagpur 7:30 PM IST
28 26th March 2016, Saturday Q1A v New Zealand Kolkata 3:00 PM IST
29 26th March 2016, Saturday England v Sri Lanka New Delhi 7:30 PM IST
30 27th March 2016, Sunday India v Australia Mohali 7:30 PM IST
31 27th March 2016, Sunday Q1B v West Indies Nagpur 3:00 PM IST
32 28th March 2016, Monday South Africa v Sri Lanka New Delhi 7:30 PM IST
29th March 2016, Tuesday Rest  Day
33 30th March 2016, Wednesday Men’s semi-final New Delhi 7:00 PM IST
34 31st March 2016, Thursday Men’s semi-final Mumbai 7:00 PM IST
35 3rd April 2016, Sunday Final Kolkata 7:00 PM IST

 

The buzz for the ICC T20 World Cup 2016 has already started to vibrate in the air, as the ICC World T20 qualifiers come near to their conclusion. Also the dates and the venues for the ICC T20 World Cup 2016 have been released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Here are information about ICC T20 World Cup 2016 Schedule, Format and Important Dates to mark on your cricket calendar.

ICC T20 World Cup 2016 Qualified Associate teams:

  1. Scotland
  2. Ireland
  3. Afghanistan
  4. Oman
  5. Hong Kong
  6. Netherlands

ICC T20 World Cup 2016 Venues:

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) recently announced the venues for the World Cup matches. There are 8 cities chosen from different parts of India, to represent the heritage and history of the nation and its cricket.

The 8 venues declared are:

  1. Eden Gardens, Kolkata, West Bengal
  2. M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru, Karnataka
  3. Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, Maharashtra
  4. M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai, Tami Nadu
  5. Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) Stadium, Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh
  6. Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
  7. Punjab Cricket Association – I.S. Bindra Stadium, Mohali, Punjab
  8. Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium (Jamtha), Nagpur, Maharashtra

ICC Latest T20 Rankings:

 

Rank Team Matches Points Rating
1
 Sri Lanka
17 2123 125
2
 West Indies
19 2249 118
3
 Australia
17 2006 118
4
 England
20 2330 117
5
 South Africa
25 2879 115
6
 Pakistan
27 3085 114
7
 India
14 1537 110
8
 New Zealand
19 2047 108
9
 Afghanistan
17 1339 79
10
 Bangladesh
12 831 69
11
 Hong Kong
11 728 66
12
 Scotland
10 661 66
13
 Netherlands
14 859 61
14
 Zimbabwe
16 852 53
15
 Ireland
10 422 42

 

South Africa will bring in some of the most exciting players in the tournament. All eyes will be on batting maverick AB de Villiers, who enjoys more popularity than some of the Indian players. Brendon McCullum’s absence will be a big loss for New Zealand and the tournament.

Stay tuned for ICC T20 2016 cricket world cup schedule updates.