The venue for T20 World Cup matches is decided. Total matches will be split into two countries UAE and Oman. It will be the first time Oman to host an international cricket tournament. It is a big task for Oman to host it with all the facilities and requirements guided by ICC. The first round that is also known as the qualifier round will be played in Oman. While other super 12 matches shall be played in different venues of UAE. T20 World Cup is commencing from 17th October in which first the qualifier matches will be played. The venue for the qualifier matches is Oman.
Oman Cricket Stadium Venue for ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021:
Oman is very pleased to host this tournament for the very first time. It will be a great memory in Oman’s sports history. The officials of Oman have met with BCCI members to confirm the hosting of world cup matches there. So the qualifier matches are starting from 17th October in Oman. The tournament will then further proceed to UAE for the round 2 matches. Oman has one of the best cricket grounds for cricket. Oman Cricket Academy is the ground where the matches will be played. So stay tuned for the T20 world cup Venue and schedule.
Oman to Host the Qualifier Matches of T20 World Cup 2021:
Oman cricket stadium will be hosting the preliminary matches of the world cup this year. It will be the first round. While the second round will be played in UAE. UAE stadiums include the grounds in Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai.
There will be 8 teams in the qualifier matches out of which four will be selected to go to the super 12. The teams are Bangladesh, Ireland, Netherlands, Sri Lanka, Namibia, Papa New Guinea, Scotland, Oman, etc. All these teams will play with each other to make their place in round 2. The top 4 teams will then join the top 8 international teams after qualifying. All these matches will be hosted in Oman. Oman will act as a hosting qualifier for the main round.
The T20 world cup this year was set to occur in India. Due to the critical condition of the COVID-19 pandemic in India and a huge number of deaths, the t20 world cup is now shifted to UAE and Oman. The hosting of qualifier matches will be done by Oman. While the hosting of the Super 12 matches will be done by UAE.