ICC recently announced the schedule of the 2021 World Cup, and according to that, Tournament is shifted from India to UAE & Oman. Teams are also announced and divided into groups as well. In this article, we will update you about the 2021 T20 World Cup Groups and the teams.
The tournament is divided into 3 main phases:
- Round 1
- Super 12s
This Round is basically a qualifying round for super 12s. There are eight teams participating in this round, which are divided into 2 groups. Each team will play 3 matches and the top 2 teams from each group will qualify for the Super 12s.
Round 1 Teams
Here are the 8 teams which will play Round 1:
Round 1 Groups
Teams are divided into 2 main groups:
Group A – Papua New Guinea, Ireland, Oman, and Sri Lanka
Group B – Netherlands, Namibia, Scotland, and Bangladesh
This phase consists of 30 matches between the Top Eight teams which have already qualified and four teams that will qualify from Round 1.
Super 12s Qualified Teams
Here are the top 8 teams which have already qualified for the Super 12s:
Super 12s Groups
Teams are divided into 2 groups:
Group 1 – Australia, England, South Africa, West Indies, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka
Group 2 – Pakistan, India, New Zealand, Afghanistan, Namibia, Scotland
2021 T20 World Cup Teams List
- New Zealand
- South Africa
- West Indies
- Sri Lanka
There will be a total of 45 group matches and the winning teams will be moved to the semifinals directly instead of the quarter-finals as seen in the last world cups. Then after two matches between the 4 semifinal qualified teams, the two teams will make up to the final and then that final match will decide the destiny of the Men’s T20 World Cup 2021.