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Twenty World Cup 2016 Schedule, Teams, Venues, Groups, Telecast

2016 Twenty20 World Cup is played from 8th March to 3rd April 2016 in India. This is the first time when India host the event. This is the 6th t20 world cup played after every 2 year Gap. First t20 world cup was played in 2007 in South Africa where India became the winner.

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Twenty World Cup 2016 Schedule, Teams, Venues, Groups, Telecast

2016 Twenty20 World Cup is played from 8th March to 3rd April 2016 in India. This is the first time when India host the event. This is the 6th t20 world cup played after every 2 years Gap. First t20 world cup was played in 2007 in South Africa where India became the winner.

There are 7 Cities which are the venues of world t20 and final will be played in Kolkata. Sixteen teams will feature in this t20 cup, 10 teams are regular ICC members while 6 are associate nations who was selected through a series of qualifier matches.

T20 world cup 2016 teams:

This is the 2nd time when t20 world cup has 16 teams last time it was in 2014 in Bangladesh. All 10 full members are automatically qualified while 6 associate nations were selected through qualifier played in Ireland and Scotland from 6th to 26th July 2015.

Teams who are qualified to be the part of world t20 are Scotland, Ireland, the Netherlands, Afghanistan, Hong Kong and Oman. This is the 1st time when Oman is featured in t20 world cup.

Top 8 members in ICC t20 Ranking are automatically qualified to Super 10 stage of Round 2 while rest of 8 members will play the Round 1 matches.

These remaining 8 teams will compete with each other in the group stage in round 1. Top 2 teams or Teams who top their Group A and B will join the full 8 members in Super 10 round 2.

T20 world cup 2016 Groups:

Group A: Bangladesh, Netherland, Ireland, Oman

Group B: Zimbabwe, Afghanistan, Scotland, Zimbabwe

Group 1: South Africa, West Indies, Sri Lanka, England, Qualifier from Group B

Group 2: India, Australia, Pakistan, New Zealand, Qualifier from Group A

T20 world cup 2016 Venues & Stadium:

Eden Gardens

Kolkata

66,349

M. Chinnaswamy Stadium

Bangalore

40,000

Wankhede Stadium

Mumbai

32,000

Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium

Dharamshala

23,000

Feroz Shah Kotla Ground

New Delhi

40,715

Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium

Mohali

26,950

Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium

Nagpur

45,000

T20 World Cup 2016 Squads:

India World T20 squad: MS Dhoni (C &Wk), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Suresh Raina, Yuvraj Singh, Ravindra Jadeja, Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Harbhajan Singh, Jasprit Bumrah, Ashish Nehra, Pawan Negi, Mohammad Shami

Pakistan World T20 Squad: Shahid Afridi (capt), Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Umar Akmal, Sarfraz Ahmed, Babar Azam, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Irfan, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Nawaz, Khurram Manzoor, Rumman Raees

Australia World T20 Squad: Steve Smith (capt), David Warner, Ashton Agar, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Aaron Finch, John Hastings, Josh Hazlewood, James Faulkner, Usman Khawaja, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Peter Nevill (wk), Andrew Tye, Shane Watson, Adam Zampa

England World T20 Squad: Eoin Morgan (Capt), Moeen Ali, Sam Billings, Jos Buttler, Liam Dawson, Steven Finn, Alex Hales, Chris Jordan, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, Reece Topley, James Vince, David Willey

South Africa World T20 Squad: Faf du Plessis (capt), Kyle Abbott, Hashim Amla, Farhaan Behardien, Quinton de Kock, AB de Villiers, JP Duminy, Imran Tahir, David Miller, Chris Morris, Aaron Phangiso, Kagiso Rabada, Rilee Rossouw, Dale Steyn, David Wiese.

Bangladesh World T20 squad: Mashrafe Mortaza (C), Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Nasir Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Arafat Sunny, Abu Hider, Nurul Hasan

Hong Kong squad for World T20: Tanwir Afzal (capt), Mark Chapman (vice-capt), Haseeb Amjad, Nadeem Ahmed, Tanwir Ahmed, James Atkinson, Waqas Barkat, Ryan Campbell, Christopher Carter, Babar Hayat, Nizakat Khan, Aizaz Khan, Waqas Khan, Kinchit Shah, Anshuman Rath.

New Zealand World T20 squad: Kane Williamson (capt), Martin Guptill, Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Grant Elliott, Corey Anderson, Colin Munro, Luke Ronchi (wk), Mitchell Santner, Nathan McCullum, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Ish Sodhi

West Indies World T20 squad: Darren Sammy (capt), Samuel Badree, Sulieman Benn, Darren Bravo, Dwayne Bravo, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Jason Holder, Sunil Narine, Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin, Andre Russell, Marlon Samuels, Lendl Simmons, Jerome Taylor

Netherlands World T20 Squad: Peter Borren (c), Wesley Barresi (wk), Mudassar Bukhari, Ben Cooper, Vivian Kingma, Ahsan Malik, Stephan Myburgh, Max O'Dowd, Michael Rippon, Pieter Seelaar, Logan van Beek, Timm van der Gugten, Roelof van der Merwe, Paul van Meekeren, Sikander Zulfiqar

Sri Lanka t20 Squad: Lasith Malinga (capt), Angelo Mathews (vice-capt), Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Shehan Jayasuriya, Milinda Siriwardena, Dasun Shanaka, Chamara Kapugedera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Dushmantha Chameera, Thisara Perera, Sachithra Senanayake, Rangana Herath, Jeffrey Vandersay.

Zimbabwe T20 Squad: Sean Williams, Tendai Chatara, Wellington Masakadza, Tinashe Panyangara, Hamilton Masakadza (capt), Peter Moor, Elton Chigumbura, Sikandar Raza Butt, Richmond Mutumbami (wk), Luke Jongwe, Tendai Chisoro, Neville Madziva, Malcolm Waller, Vusumuzi Sibanda, Graeme Cremer

Oman t20 Squad: Sultan Ahmed (Capt/Wk), Aamir Kaleem, Syed Amir Ali, Munis Ansari, Jatinder Singh, Ajay Lalcheta, Mehran Khan, Rajesh Ranpura, Sufyan Mehmood, Vaibhav Wategaonkar, Zeeshan Ahmad Siddiqui, Zeeshan Maqsood, Bilal Khan, Adnan Ilyas, Aaqib Ilyas

Afghanistan Squad: Asghar Stanikzai (capt), Noor Ali Zadran, Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Usman Ghani, Mohammad Nabi, Karim Sadiq, Shafiqullah, Rashid Khan, Amir Hamza, Dawlat Zadran, Shapoor Zadran, Gulbadin Naib, Samiullah Shenwari, Najibullah Zadran, Hamid Hassan.

Scotland squad: Preston Mommsen (Captain), Kyle Coetzer (Vice Captain), Alasdair Evans, Calum MacLeod, Con de Lange, Gavin Main, George Munsey, Josh Davey, Mark Watt, Matt Machan, Matthew Cross, Michael Leask, Richie Berrington, Rob Taylor, Safyaan Sharif

Ireland Squad: William Porterfield (C), Andrew Balbirnil, George Dockrell, Andy McBrine, Tim Murtagh, Kevin O'Brien, Niall O'Brien, Andrew Poynter, Stuart Poynter, Boyd Rankin, Max Sorensen, Paul Stirling, Stuart Thompson, Gary Wilson, Craig Young.

T20 World Cup 2016 Warm-up Matches Schedule:

4 March

Scotland vs Oman

Mohali

4 March

Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe

Dharamshala

4 March

Netherlands vs Afghanistan

Mohali

4 March

Ireland vs Hong Kong

Dharamshala

6 March

Scotland vs Netherlands

Mohali

6 March

Ireland vs Zimbabwe

Dharamshala

6 March

Oman vs Afghanistan

Mohali

6 March

Bangladesh vs Hong Kong

Dharamshala

9 March

New Zealand vs Scotland

Mumbai

10 March

India vs West Indies

Kolkata

11 March

New Zealand vs England

Mumbai

12 March

Pakstan vs TBC

Kolkata

13 March

India vs South Africa

Mumbai

13 March

Ireland vs West Indies

Kolkata

14 March

England vs TBC

Mumbai

14 March

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka

Kolkata

15 March

South Africa vs TBC

Mumbai

16 March

Ireland vs TBC

Dharamshala

T20 World Cup 2016 Referees:

The match referees’ responsibilities throughout the tournament were shared between seven members of the Elite Panel of ICC Referees

Australia David Boon

England Chris Broad

India Javagal Srinath

New Zealand Jeff Crowe

Sri Lanka Ranjan Madugalle

West Indies Cricket Board Richie Richardson

Zimbabwe Andy Pycroft

The on-field responsibilities for officiating the tournament were shared by all 12 of the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires and 10 umpires from the International Panel of Umpires and Referees and 2 members from the ICC Associates and Affiliates Umpire Panel.

Australia Simon Fry

Australia Rod Tucker

Australia Bruce Oxenford

Australia Claire Polosak

Australia Paul Reiffel

England Michael Gough

England Ian Gould

England Richard Illingworth

England Nigel Llong

India Anil Chaudhary

India Vineet Kulkarni

India C. K. Nandan

India Chettithody Shamshuddin

India S. Ravi

New Zealand Kathy Cross

New Zealand Chris Gaffaney

Pakistan Aleem Dar

South Africa Johan Cloete

South Africa Marais Erasmus

Sri Lanka Kumar Dharmasena

Sri Lanka Ranmore Martinesz

Sri Lanka Ruchira Palliyaguruge

West Indies Cricket Board Joel Wilson

T20 World Cup 2016 Schedule:

GROUP A SCHEDULE:

9 Mar

Bangladesh vs Netherlands

15:00

Dharamshala

9 Mar

Ireland vs Oman

19:30

Dharamshala

11 Mar

Oman vs Netherlands

15:00

Dharamshala

11 Mar

Bangladesh vs Ireland

19:30

Dharamshala

13 Mar

Ireland vs Netherlands

15:00

Dharamshala

13 Mar

Bangladesh vs Oman

19:30

Dharamshala

GROUP B SCHEDULE:

8 Mar

Hong Kong vs Zimbabwe

15:00

Nagpur

8 Mar

Afghanistan vs Scotland

19:30

Nagpur

10 Mar

Scotland vs Zimbabwe

15:00

Nagpur

10 Mar

Afghanistan vs Hong Kong

19:30

Nagpur

12 Mar

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe

15:00

Nagpur

12 Mar

Hong Kong vs Scotland

19:30

Nagpur

SUPER 10 ROUND:

GROUP 1 SCHEDULE:

16 Mar

England vs West Indies

15:00

Mumbai

17 Mar

Sri Lanka vs Winner of Group B

19:30

Kolkata

18 Mar

England vs South Africa

19:30

Mumbai

20 Mar

South Africa vs Winner of Group B

15:00

Mumbai

20 Mar

Sri Lanka vs West Indies

19:30

Bangalore

23 Mar

England vs Winner of Group B

15:00

Delhi

25 Mar

South Africa vs West Indies

19:30

Nagpur

26 Mar

England vs Sri Lanka

19:30

Delhi

27 Mar

West Indies vs Winner of Group B

15:00

Nagpur

28 Mar

South Africa vs Sri Lanka

19:30

Delhi

GROUP 2 SCHEDULE:

16 Mar

India vs New Zealand

19:30

Nagpur

17 Mar

Pakistan vs Winner of Group A

19:30

Kolkata

18 Mar

Australia vs New Zealand

15:00

Dharamshala

20 Mar

India vs Pakistan

19:30

Dharamshala

20 Mar

Australia vs Winner of Group A

19:30

Bangalore

23 Mar

New Zealand vs Pakistan

19:30

Mohali

25 Mar

India vs Winner of Group A

19:30

Bangalore

26 Mar

Australia vs Pakistan

15:00

Mohali

27 Mar

New Zealand vs Winner of Group A

15:00

Kolkata

28 Mar

India vs Australia

19:30

Mohali

KNOCKOUT STAGE:

SEMI-FINAL

30 Mar TBD vs TBD 19:30

Delhi

31 Mar TBD vs TBD 19:30

Mumbai

FINAL: 3 April Semi-Final Winner 1 vs 2 - 19:00

Kolkata

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