The 2021 ICC Men’s cricket T20 world cup is the international championship battle between several international teams. Sixteen international teams will take part in this championship and will play against each other for lifting the trophy. Top ten teams out of 16 chosen through rankings while the six other teams selected through the T20 world cup qualifier. All the matches are considered as twenty20 internationals and played as per the ICC guidelines. The T20 world cup is organized every two years. The next edition of the tournament is scheduled to take place in India in 2021.
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The first edition of the T20 world cup was in 2007 held in South Africa, where India beat Pakistan in a nail-biting final and became the first team to win the T20 world cup. The latest edition of the T20 world cup was in 2016 held in India, where West Indies defeated England in a thriller match and won the tournament second time. West Indies is the most successful and only team that won the tournament twice. Hence in 2021 again, there will be a sensation of this tournament among the cricket fans.
Matches To Look For in T20 World Cup 2021
India vs South Africa T20 world cup 2021
India and South Africa both the teams are considered as strong, and both of them have outstanding, talented players. India and South Africa will play against each other on 24th October, Saturday at Perth Stadium, Perth. Both the teams had played five matches against each other in the T20 world cup in which India dominates over South Africa and won four times. In 2007, India defeated South Africa in South Africa.
In 2009, South Africa bounced back on India and beat India. Then, in 2010, 2012, and 2014 India consecutively beat South Africa three times in the T20 world cup tournament.
Australia vs West Indies T20 world cup 2021
West Indies is considered as the strongest and most successful team in this format. This team is full of power hitters. Australia will play against West Indies on 28th October, Wednesday at Perth Stadium, Perth. Both of these teams have played four matches against each other in the T20 world cup, in which West Indies defeated Australia three times. Only in 2009, world cup match Australia beat West Indies. Australia never won the T20 world cup, whereas West Indies has won twice.
India vs England T20 world cup 2021
The six sixes hit by India’s Yuvraj Singh in an over of England’s Stuart Broad in 2007 T20 world cup was an unforgettable moment. Both teams have a healthy rivalry in the world T20 level. But the England team is currently in an excellent form, and all the players are doing exceptionally well. India and England will play against each other on 1st November, Sunday at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne. Both teams have played three matches against each other in world T20 in which India has won two matches, and England has won only one match. Both the teams have won the edition one time each.