The 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup is scheduled to start from 21 February 2020 in Australia. This will be the seventh edition of the tournament. The hosts Australia are the defending champions. The final will be played on 8 March, International Women’s Day at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
In the group stage, there will be two groups in the ICC Women’s World Cup 2020 points table. Group A and Group B with five teams each. Group A consists of Australia, India, New Zealand, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Group B consists of England, South Africa, West Indies, Pakistan and Thailand.
The top two teams in the Women's T20 World Cup standings of each group will advance to the knockout stage and then play for a place in the World Cup finals. Each team will play once against other teams in their respective groups.
Each group’s top placed team in Women’s T20 World Cup points table will play the second-placed team in the other group in the semi-final. Both the semi-finals will be played on 5 March 2020.