A total of 16 warm-up matches will be played between participant teams of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021.
The first set of warm-up fixtures will begin on October 12, featuring all the eight teams in Round 1 of the tournament. India will face England in Dubai on October 18 and Australia on October 20 in their warm-up fixtures.
Those keen on closely studying players ahead of making their Dream11 fantasy teams during the tournament will be delighted to know eight of the 16 warm-up matches will be broadcast on Star, with highlights for these matches available on ICC’s digital platforms.
Check out the complete list of ICC T20 World Cup 2021 warm-up fixtures with date and timings:
Round 1 qualifier warm-up matches –
Ireland vs Papua New Guinea, Abu Dhabi (3:30 pm)
Scotland vs Netherlands, Abu Dhabi (7:30 pm)
Oman vs Namibia, Dubai (7:30 pm)
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, Abu Dhabi (7:30 pm)
Namibia vs Scotland, Dubai (11:30 am)
Sri Lanka vs Papua New Guinea, Abu Dhabi (11:30 am)
Bangladesh vs Ireland, Abu Dhabi (11:30 am)
Netherlands vs Oman, Dubai (11:30 am)
Super 12 warm-up matches –
Pakistan vs West Indies, Dubai (3:30 pm)
Afghanistan vs South Africa, Abu Dhabi (3:30 pm)
New Zealand vs Australia, Abu Dhabi (7:30 pm)
India vs England, Dubai (7:30 pm)
England vs New Zealand, Abu Dhabi (3:30 pm)
India vs Australia, Dubai (3:30 pm)
Pakistan vs South Africa, Abu Dhabi (7:30 pm)
Afghanistan vs West Indies, Dubai (7:30 pm)
India will open their T20 World Cup 2021 campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan at the Dubai International Stadium in Dubai on October 24.