ICC release world t20 2016 match timings, warm-up schedule
International Cricket Council have announced the match timings for ICC World Twenty20 2016 in India. Cricket’s biggest governing body also revealed the warm-up schedule and fixtures for both men’s and women’s t20 world cup event. 8 venues to host WT20 matches from 8 March to 3 April 2016 in India.
The afternoon matches for men’s world t20 will start at 15:00 IST and must be completed till 18:10 as per local watch. While evening games are scheduled to be played between 19:30 and 22:40 as per Indian Standard Timings. The knockout matches will be played from 19:00 to 22:10 IST.
Women’s world t20 afternoon matches will kicks off at 15:30 and will conclude till 18:15. On the other hand evening games will be played from 19:30 to 22:15 IST. The semi-finals and final are scheduled to play before men’s matches and set to play between 14:30 and 17:15.
ICC also announced the warm-up matches schedule for tournament. Participating teams in first round of men’s twenty20 world cup 2016 will play practice games from 3 to 6 March whereas qualified super-10 teams will play warm-up matches between 10 and 15 March in Mumbai and Kolkata. Women’s teams will play practice matches on 10, 12 and 14th March in Bengaluru and Chennai.
Warm-up match schedule (men’s)
|3 March||15:00||Zimbabwe vs Local Team||Dharamsala|
|19:30||Ireland vs Hong Kong||Dharamsala|
|4 March||15:00||Netherlands vs Local Team||Mohali|
|19:30||Scotland vs Oman||Mohali|
|5 March||15:00||Ireland vs Zimbabwe||Dharamsala|
|19:30||Bangladesh vs Hong Kong||Dharamsala|
|6 March||15:00||Scotland vs Netherlands||Mohali|
|19:30||Oman vs Afghanistan||Mohali|
|10 March||19:30||New Zealand vs Sri Lanka||Mumbai|
|19:30||India vs West Indies||Kolkata|
|12 March||15:00||New Zealand vs England||Mumbai|
|15:00||Pakistan vs Local Team||Kolkata|
|19:30||India vs South Africa||Mumbai|
|13 March||19:30||Australia vs West Indies||Kolkata|
|14 March||15:00||England vs Local Team||Mumbai|
|15:00||Pakistan vs Sri Lanka||Kolkata|
|15 March||15:00||South Africa vs Local Team||Mumbai|
Note: If Afghanistan, Hong Kong or Oman reach the second round of the Asia Cup, then their warm-up matches will be rescheduled accordingly.
Warm-up match schedule (women’s)
|10 March||15:00||India vs Ireland||Bengaluru|
|19:30||Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh||Bengaluru|
|19:30||New Zealand vs Pakistan||Chennai|
|12 March||15:00||Bangladesh vs Ireland||Bengaluru|
|15:00||New Zealand vs England||Chennai|
|19:30||Sri Lanka vs India||Bengaluru|
|19:30||Pakistan vs South Africa||Chennai|
|14 March||15:00||West Indies vs Australia||Chennai|
|19:30||South Africa vs England||Chennai|