Countdown to ICC Men's T20 World Cup
ICC T20 World Cup
The 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup is scheduled to be the eighth ICC Men’s T20 World Cup tournament, scheduled to be played in Australia from 16 October to 13 November 2022.
Originally, the tournament was to be held in 2020, however, in July 2020, the International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed that the tournament had been postponed, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In August 2020, the ICC also confirmed that Australia would host the rearranged tournament in 2022, with the T20 World Cup scheduled to take place in India in 2021 as originally planned.
On 21 January 2022, the ICC confirmed all the fixtures for the tournament. Hosts Australia are also the defending champions.
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 warm-up fixtures announced
The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 warm-up matches will be held in Melbourne and Brisbane for all 16 teams.
The First-Round teams will play their warm-up fixtures between October 10 and 13 with matches to be divided between the Melbourne Cricket Ground and Junction Oval.
T20 Australia vs India
Hosts and reigning champions Australia play their first and only warm-up game against India on October 17 at The Gabba.
India and Australia have faced each other in 23 matches in T20. Out of these 23 games , India have won 13 whereas Australia have come out victorious on 9 occasions . 1 match ended without a result.