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The 2016 edition of the ICC T20 World Cup is just a few weeks away and considering that India is the host nation, the stakes over here are certainly high. With our neighboring country Sri Lanka set to fight hard to defend their title, the period from 8th March to 3rd April is going to witness some quality cricket action. Ticket sales began from 12 PM on Wednesday, 24th February 2016. ICC World T20 2016 online tickets made available on Bookmyshow.
A new lottery system -process has been introduced for purchasing tickets match tickets for 4 Indian matches, the semis and the finals to make it a fair opportunity for cricket fans to get their hands on the tickets. Only 2 tickets per person can be purchased using the lottery system and a maximum 6 tickets per match for other matches.
The final will be played in Eden Gardens in Kolkata, with the two semifinals set to be played in Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai and Feroz Shah Kotla in New Delhi. These cities will be accompanied by Nagpur and Dharamshala too, which will be hosting the group stage matches. Considering that ICC is pricing the T20 World Cup 2016 tickets, they will be available for considerably cheaper rates.Five teams have been split into two groups 1 and 2, with eight teams already known. The other two teams will be decided in qualifying stage, with many countries such as Bangladesh, Ireland and Zimbabwe playing in it.
Remaining T20 World Cup 2016 Schedule Time Table
|32||28th March||South Africa v Sri Lanka||New Delhi||EVE|
|33||30th March||New Zealand v England Semi Final 1||New Delhi||EVE|
|34||31st March||West Indies vs India Semi Final 2||Mumbai||EVE|
|35||3rd April||England vs West Indies Final||Kolkata||EVE|
T20 World Cup 2016 Venue Information
|Eden Gardens||Kolkata||4 (final)|
|M. Chinnaswamy Stadium||Bangalore||3|
|Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium||Dharamshala||8 (group stage)|
|Feroz Shah Kotla Ground||New Delhi||4 (semi-final)|
|Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium||Mohali||3|
|Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium||Nagpur||9 (group stage)|
World T20 2016 Groups
The teams playing in the first round are:
Group A: Zimbabwe, Hong Kong, Scotland, Afghanistan
Group B: Ireland, Netherlands, Oman, Bangladesh
In the second round, the current groups are as follows. Two teams from the first round namely Bangladesh & Afghanistan join second round.
Group 1: West Indies, Sri Lanka, England, South Africa, Bangladesh
The fixture here to be on the lookout for is certainly the one between The Proteas and The Brits. This match will be played in Mumbai on 18th March.
Group 2: India, Pakistan, Australia, New Zealand, Afghanistan
Group 2 is definitely a lot more interesting and is unarguably the group of death, seeing that India, Pakistan and Australia along with New Zealand will battle it out. The much sought after match between India and Pakistan will be played in Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamshala on the 19th, tickets for which will be gobbled up in a jiffy. The one between Australia and India too will be exciting, with revenge definitely on the cards. This match will be the last one of the Group, and will take place on 30th in Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali.
Make sure to book your ICC WT20 tickets as soon as the ICC releases them because the HPCA Ground is a small stadium and doesn’t accommodate too many fans.
T20 World Cup 2016 Teams
T20 World Cup 2016 India Squad: MS Dhoni (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Yuvraj Singh, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Suresh Raina, Ajinkya Rahane, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Ashish Nehra, Harbhajan Singh, Mohd Shami, Pawan Negi.
West Indies World T20 Squad: Darren Sammy (captain), Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo, Samuel Badree, Sulieman Benn, Carlos Brathwaite, Andre Fletcher, Jason Holder, Johnson Charles, Denesh Ramdin, Marlon Samuels, Lendl Simmons, Jerome Taylor, Andre Russell, Ashley Nurse
Sri Lanka World T20 Squad: Lasith Malinga (captain), Thisara Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Dinesh Chandimal, Niroshan Dickwella, Shehan Jayasuriya, Milinda Siriwardana, Angelo Mathews, Dasun Shanaka, Rangana Herath, Nuwan Kulasekara, Dushmantha Chameera, Sachithra Senanayake, Jeffrey Vandersay, Chamara Kapugedera
Pakistan World T20 Squad: Shahid Afridi (captain), Umar Akmal, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Amir, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Irfan, Wahab Riaz, Babar Azam, Mohammad Nawaz, Khurram Manzoor, Rumman Raees
Austraian World T20 Squad: Steve Smith (captain), David Warner, Aaron Finch, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh, Shane Watson, Ashton Agar, Nathan Coulter-Nile, John Hastings, Josh Hazlewood, James Faulkner, Usman Khawaja, Peter Nevill, Andrew Tye, Adam Zampa
New Zealand World T20 Squad: Kane Williamson (captain), Colin Munro, Ross Taylor, Trent Boult, Grant Elliott, Martin Guptill, Mitchell McClenaghan, Corey Anderson, Nathan McCullum, Henry Nicholls, Luke Ronchi, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Adam Milne
Afghanistan World T20 Squad: Asghar Stanikzai (captain), Mohammad Nabi, Noor Ali Zadran, Mohammad Shahzad, Dawlat Zadran, Karim Sadiq, Shafiqullah, Rashid Khan, Amir Hamza, Shapoor Zadran, Gulbadin Naib, Samiullah Shenwari, Najibullah Zadran, Hamid Hassan, Usman Ghani
South Africa World T20 Squad: Faf du Plessis (captain), AB de Villiers, Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock, David Miller, JP Duminy, Kyle Abbott, Farhaan Behardien, Imran Tahir, Chris Morris, Aaron Phangiso, Kagiso Rabada, Rilee Rossouw, Dale Steyn, David Wiese
Bangladesh World T20 Squad: Mashrafe Mortaza (captain), Shakib Al Hasan, Imrul Kayes, Tamim Iqbal, Al-Amin Hossain, Arafat Sunny, Mahmudullah, Mohammad Mithun, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasir Hossain, Nurul Hasan, Sabbir Rahman, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Taskin Ahmed, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Muktar Ali, Shuvagata Hom, Abu Hider
England World T20 Squad: Eoin Morgan (captain), Ben Stokes, Moeen Ali, Jos Buttler, Sam Billings, Liam Dawson, Steven Finn, Alex Hales, Chris Jordan, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Reece Topley, James Vince, David Willey
T20 World Cup 2016 Broadcasting Rights
Of course, the most popular medium of broadcasting still stands to be Television and ICC has awarded the audio-visual rights to Star India and Star Middle East. ICC foresees this to be the greatest broadcasting coup ever extracted from Cricket. There will be live streaming on different sites trying to bag their share of the fare.
T20 World Cup 2016 Broadcast Rights in India & World Wide
- India: Star India
- Pakistan: PTV
- New Zealand: Sky Network
- Scotland: Quipu TV
- Ireland: Setanta Sports, RTÉ
- Afghanistan: Lemar TV
- UK: BskyB
- Middle East & North Africa: Arab Digital Distribution
- South Africa: SuperSport