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Women's T20 World Cup 2020

21 Feb 2020 - 8 Mar 2020

Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 will be played from 21 February 2020 in Australia. The final will be played on 8 March 2020, on the International Women’s Day. This will be the seventh edition of the Women’s Cricket World Cup in the shortest format of the game. The host nation is also the defending champion of the Cup.

Table of Contents


  1. Qualification
  2. Venues
  3. Format
  4. Ticketing and Broadcast


Qualification


ICC Women’s World Cup 2020 will feature ten teams. The teams who finished in the top eight in 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 qualified automatically for the tournament. These teams are Australia, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa and Sri Lanka. The other two teams, Bangladesh Women's Cricket Team and Thailand Women's Team qualified via the 2019 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 Qualifier.


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Venues


Women’s World Cup 2020 will be played in seven stadiums across five cities. The opening match will be played at Sydney Showground Stadium and the final will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The seven venues are:


  1. Manuka Oval, Canberra
  2. Junction Oval, Melbourne
  3. Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
  4. WACA Ground, Perth
  5. Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney
  6. Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney


Format

The ten teams have been divided into two groups of five. Each team will play since against all the other teams in their respective groups. The top two teams from each group will proceed to the semi-finals.


Group A - Australia, India, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh

Group B - England, South Africa, West Indies, Pakistan, Thailand


Also see - Women's T20 World Cup points table


Ticketing and Broadcast


The tickets for the tournament went sale almost one year before its commencement, on 21 February 2019. The ICC has priced the tickets at $20 and $5 for adults and children respectively. Star Sports holds the global broadcast rights for the tournament.


Videos
BCCI asks Indian women cricketers to send invoice for claiming T20 World Cup prize money - Reports

BCCI asks Indian women cricketers to send invoice for claiming T20 World Cup prize money - Reports

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India’s female cricketers deserve to play too

India’s female cricketers deserve to play too

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India women’s team set to play their first International fixture since T20 World Cup 2020

India women’s team set to play their first International fixture since T20 World Cup 2020

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'I think the BCCI is moving in the right direction but slow in planning a women's IPL,' says Lisa Sthalekar

'I think the BCCI is moving in the right direction but slow in planning a women's IPL,' says Lisa Sthalekar

COVID-19 has not impacted women’s cricket as much as men’s cricket: Smriti Mandhana

COVID-19 has not impacted women’s cricket as much as men’s cricket: Smriti Mandhana

Cricket Australia unhappy with clash of dates between Women's T20 Challenge and WBBL

Cricket Australia unhappy with clash of dates between Women's T20 Challenge and WBBL

'Some of the other countries are not interested' - Jhulan Goswami on why the Indian women's cricket team doesn't play many Tests

'Some of the other countries are not interested' - Jhulan Goswami on why the Indian women's cricket team doesn't play many Tests

As long as it's helping my team win, I'll bat anywhere: Sophie Devine

As long as it's helping my team win, I'll bat anywhere: Sophie Devine

It’s flattering when people see a glimpse of MS Dhoni in me: Taniya Bhatia

It’s flattering when people see a glimpse of MS Dhoni in me: Taniya Bhatia

T20 World Cup in Australia most-watched event in women’s cricket history, reveals ICC

T20 World Cup in Australia most-watched event in women’s cricket history, reveals ICC

Poonam Yadav opens up about her difficult journey to the summit of women's cricket

Poonam Yadav opens up about her difficult journey to the summit of women's cricket

It will be cool to experiment with smaller ball: Australia’s Nicola Carey

It will be cool to experiment with smaller ball: Australia’s Nicola Carey

Virat Kohli's inspiring advice to Smriti Mandhana

Virat Kohli's inspiring advice to Smriti Mandhana

"Indian women's team were a confident bunch in the T20 WC despite Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana's failures", claims Anjum Chopra

"Indian women's team were a confident bunch in the T20 WC despite Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana's failures", claims Anjum Chopra

Why Smriti Mandhana is India's next marketing treasure

Why Smriti Mandhana is India's next marketing treasure

Smriti Mandhana talks about the filmstar she likes

Smriti Mandhana talks about the filmstar she likes

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Smriti Mandhana answers queries about relationship status, toughest bowler she's faced and more

Smriti Mandhana answers queries about relationship status, toughest bowler she's faced and more

Shafali Verma following Sachin Tendulkar's message on maintaining hygiene amidst coronavirus threat

Shafali Verma following Sachin Tendulkar's message on maintaining hygiene amidst coronavirus threat

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Coach WV Raman impressed by teenager Shafali Verma's T20 WC heroics; backs Harmanpreet Kaur as leader

Coach WV Raman impressed by teenager Shafali Verma's T20 WC heroics; backs Harmanpreet Kaur as leader

Tennis legend Billie Jean King sends out powerful message in Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 video [Watch]

Tennis legend Billie Jean King sends out powerful message in Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 video [Watch]

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