T20 World Cup Semi Final Teams
There will be a total of 16 teams participating in the T20 World Cup taking place in the United Arab Emirates in 2021. Eight of those teams will have to play virtual qualifiers to get into the main groups for the tournament while the other eight have already qualified there.
Four out of the eight teams looking to qualify will be then slotted into the two main T20 World Cup groups. The teams in main groups will be playing a game each against all other teams in their group. The top two teams in each group will qualify to play for the semi finals.
For the T20 World Cup 2021 teams that need to play the qualifiers, they will play eight games before getting to the semi finals while the teams already slotted in the main groups will play five.
The teams that emerge as winners of the semi-finals will battle each other in the T20 World Cup final to be named as the champions.
T20 World Cup Semi Final - Date & Time
The two T20 World Cup 2021 semi finals will be played on 10 and 11 November at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi and the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai respectively. Both matches will commence at 18:00 (06:00 PM) local time i.e. 19:30 (07:30 PM) IST.
T20 World Cup Semi Final Live Streaming and Broadcast Details
In India, the Star Sports Network will be covering both the semi finals on TV channels as well as their streaming services. To name a few, Star Sports 1, Star Sports Select 1, Star Sports 1 HD and Star Sports Select 1 HD will be covering the games on TV in English while the Disney + Hotstar website and application will stream the T20 World Cup semi final live in many different languages.
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Here is a list of all semi final matches that have taken place in T20 World Cups:
T20 World Cup semi-final - 2007
|22 Sep 2007||NZ vs PAK||PAK won by 6 wickets||Newlands, Cape Town|
|22 Sep 2007||AUS vs IND||IND won by 15 runs||Kingsmead, Durban|
T20 World Cup semi-final - 2009
|18 Jun 2009||PAK vs SA||PAK won by 7 runs||Trent Bridge, Nottingham|
|19 Jun 2009||SL vs WI||SL won by 57 runs||Kennington Oval, London|
T20 World Cup semi-final - 2010
|13 May 2010||ENG vs SL||ENG won by 7 wickets||Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia|
|14 May 2010||AUS vs PAK||AUS won by 3 wickets||Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia|
T20 World Cup semi-final - 2012
|4 Oct 2012||SL vs PAK||SL won by 16 runs||R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
|5 Oct 2012||AUS vs WI||WI won by 74 runs||R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
T20 World Cup semi-final - 2014
|3 Apr 2014||SL vs WI||SL won by 27 runs (D/L method)||Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka|
|4 Apr 2014||IND vs SA||IND won by 6 wickets||Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka|
T20 World Cup semi-final - 2016
|30 Mar 2016||ENG vs NZ||ENG won by 7 wickets||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi|
|31 Mar 2016||WI vs IND||WI won by 7 wickets||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai|