The T20 World Cup Warm-Up matches will face Team India against Australia and New Zealand, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Thursday. India’s warm-up matches against Australia and New Zealand are scheduled for October 17 and October 19, respectively.
Prior to the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Australia in October, the ICC on Thursday announced the pre-tournament games for all 16 countries. On October 10, West Indies and UAE will play in the first exhibition game at the Junction Oval. The two other games on the same day at the same location include Scotland playing the Netherlands, Sri Lanka playing Zimbabwe.
Teams for the First Round will start preparing in Melbourne, with games taking place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground and Junction Oval from October 10 to 13. On October 17 at The Gabba, hosts and defending champions Australia take on India in their lone pregame match. However, India is scheduled to play New Zealand at the same location two days later.
Warm-up matches of India ahead of the T20 WC 2022:
- vs Australia on 17th Oct.
- vs New Zealand on 19th Oct.
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 warm-up: Complete schedule, Timings, Venue
10 Oct – West Indies v UAE, Junction Oval, 11:00am
10 Oct – Scotland v Netherlands, Junction Oval, 3:00 pm
10 Oct – Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, MCG, 7:00pm
11 Oct – Namibia v Ireland, MCG, 7:00pm
12 Oct – West Indies v Netherlands, MCG, 7:00 pm
13 Oct – Zimbabwe v Namibia, Junction Oval, 11:00am
13 Oct – Sri Lanka v Ireland, Junction Oval, 3:00 pm
13 Oct – Scotland v UAE, MCG, 7:00pm
17 Oct – Australia v India, The Gabba, 2:00pm
17 Oct – New Zealand v South Africa, Allan Border Field, 2:00 pm
17 Oct – England v Pakistan, The Gabba, 6:00 pm
17 Oct – Afghanistan v Bangladesh, Allan Border Field, 6:00 pm
19 Oct – Afghanistan v Pakistan, The Gabba, 1:00 pm
19 Oct – Bangladesh v South Africa, Allan Border Field, 6:00 pm
19 Oct – New Zealand v India, The Gabba, 6:00 pm
T20 World Cup: Live telecast and streaming details
Start Sports Hindi (SD/HD) will broadcast live coverage of the India warm-up matches with Hindi commentary. The non-India warm-up matches can be seen on Disney+ Hotstar for cricket lovers.