The ICC T20 World Cup venues 2021 are located in Muscat, Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi.
T20 World Cup 2021 Venues & Match Dates
|Venue||City||No. of Matches||Match Dates||Seating Capacity||Ends|
|Sheikh Zayed Stadium||Abu Dhabi||15||Oct-18, Oct-20, Oct-22, Oct-23, Oct-27, Oct-31, Nov-02, Nov-03, Nov-04, Nov-06, Nov-07, Nov-10||20,000||North End, Pavilion End|
|Sharjah Cricket Stadium||Sharjah||11||Oct-24, Oct-25, Oct-26, Oct-29, Oct-30, Nov-01, Nov-05, Nov-06, Nov-07||16,000||Pavilion End, Sharjah Club End|
|Dubai International Stadium||Dubai||13||Oct-24, Oct-26, Oct-28, Oct-29, Oct-30, Oct-31, Nov-03, Nov-04, Nov-05, Nov-08, Nov-11, Nov-14||25,000||Emirates Road End, Dubai Sports City End|
|Al Amerat Cricket Ground||Muscat||6||Oct-17, Oct-19, Oct-21||2,000||Al Amerat End, Pavilion End|
Table of Contents
- 2021 T20 World Cup Venues & Match Dates
- T20 World Cup Venue - Sheikh Zayed Stadium, (Abu Dhabi)
- 2021 T20 World Cup Venue - Sharjah Cricket Stadium, (Sharjah)
- ICC T20 World Cup Venue - Dubai International Cricket Stadium, (Dubai)
- 2021 World Cup Venue - Al Amerat Cricket Ground, (Muscat)
The ICC T20 World Cup will happen for the first time since 2016 later this year in the Middle East. Initially, India was set to host the T20 World Cup. However, the BCCI moved it to the United Arab Emirates and Oman just a few months before the competition began. For the first time in ICC T20 World Cup history, two associate members of the board will host the competition.
Neither UAE nor Oman has played host to an ICC T20 World Cup event before. The fans in the Middle East will be excited to see world-class teams of T20 World Cup 2021 participate in the year’s biggest international cricketing event.
T20 World Cup Venue - Sheikh Zayed Stadium, (Abu Dhabi)
|Oct-18||Ireland vs the Netherlands||15:30||Round 1|
|Oct-18||Sri Lanka vs Namibia||19:30||Round 1|
|Oct-20||Namibia vs the Netherlands||15:30||Round 1|
|Oct-20||Sri Lanka vs Ireland||19:30||Round 1|
|Oct-22||Namibia vs Ireland||15:30||Round 1|
|Oct-22||Sri Lanka vs the Netherlands||19:30||Round 1|
|Oct-23||Australia vs South Africa||15:30||Super 12|
|Oct-23||England vs West Indies||19:30||Super 12|
|Oct-27||England vs B2||15:30||Super 12|
|Oct-27||B1 vs A2||19:30||Super 12|
|Oct-31||Afghanistan vs A2||15:30||Super 12|
|Nov-02||South Africa vs B2||15:30||Super 12|
|Nov-02||Pakistan vs A2||19:30||Super 12|
|Nov-03||India vs Afghanistan||19:30||Super 12|
|Nov-04||West Indies vs A1||19:30||Super 12|
|Nov-06||Australia vs West Indies||15:30||Super 12|
|Nov-07||New Zealand vs Afghanistan||15:30||Super 12|
Sheikh Zayed Stadium will host the most matches in the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. Abu Dhabi is the only venue that will host matches in qualifying stage, Super 12 and also the knockout phase. First, it will host a few games of the qualifying stage. After that, the venue will play host to some Super 12 stage games as well as the first semifinal of the tournament.
Check out the list of T20 World Cup host from 2007 to 2022 here.
2021 T20 World Cup Venue - Sharjah Cricket Stadium, (Sharjah)
|Oct-24||A1 vs B2||15:30||Super 12|
|Oct-25||Afghanistan vs B1||19:30||Super 12|
|Oct-26||Pakistan vs New Zealand||19:30||Super 12|
|Oct-29||West Indies vs B2||15:30||Super 12|
|Oct-30||South Africa vs A1||15:30||Super 12|
|Nov-01||England vs A1||19:30||Super 12|
|Nov-05||New Zealand vs A2||15:30||Super 12|
|Nov-06||England vs South Africa||19:30||Super 12|
|Nov-07||Pakistan vs B1||19:30||Super 12|
Famous for producing high-scoring encounters, Sharjah Cricket Stadium has been allotted 11 matches of ICC T20 World Cup. Two of them will take place during the qualifying stage, while the remaining nine are of the Super 12 round. Interestingly, Sharjah will not host any knockout matches.
ICC T20 World Cup Venue - Dubai International Cricket Stadium, (Dubai)
|Oct-24||India vs Pakistan||19:30||Super 12|
|Oct-26||South Africa vs West Indies||15:30||Super 12|
|Oct-28||Australia vs A1||19:30||Super 12|
|Oct-29||Afghanistan vs Pakistan||19:30||Super 12|
|Oct-30||England vs Australia||19:30||Super 12|
|Oct-31||India vs New Zealand||19:30||Super 12|
|Nov-03||New Zealand vs B1||15:30||Super 12|
|Nov-04||Australia vs B2||15:30||Super 12|
|Nov-05||India vs B1||19:30||Super 12|
|Nov-08||India vs A2||19:30||Super 12|
The Dubai International Cricket Stadium has been selected as the host for the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Final. The venue will host 11 games of Super 12 round and also play host to the second semi final and the summit clash. Dubai will become the world’s seventh T20 World Cup venue to host the final.
2021 World Cup Venue - Al Amerat Cricket Ground, (Muscat)
|Oct-17||Oman vs Papua New Guinea||15:30||Round 1|
|Oct-17||Bangladesh vs Scotland||19:30||Round 1|
|Oct-19||Scotland vs Papua New Guinea||15:30||Round 1|
|Oct-19||Oman vs Bangladesh||19:30||Round 1|
|Oct-21||Bangladesh vs Papua New Guinea||15:30||Round 1|
|Oct-21||Oman vs Scotland||19:30||Round 1|
Oman’s Al Amerat Cricket Ground will host six matches of the qualifying stage of the T20 World Cup groups. Home team Oman will be keen to make a mark in their home conditions. Oman will play all three of their qualifying stage matches at their home venue.