On October 17, the much-anticipated ICC T20 World Cup will begin. Last month, the international cricketing organization released the groups of teams in participation, and the tournament’s entire schedule will be released soon. let’s look at When Will Team India Face Pakistan In T20 World Cup 2021.
In order to qualify for the Super 12, 8-teams will compete in round one. The top eight teams, ranked as of 20th March 2021, already have qualified for the main round and will compete for the title.
When Will Team India Face Pakistan In T20 World Cup 2021
Its arch-rivals India and Pakistan have been placed in the same group as New Zealand as well as Afghanistan, with 2 more teams from the qualifiers joining them later. Amongst all of the matches, the game between India and Pakistan is the most eagerly anticipated by cricket fans throughout the world.
And it’s been confirmed that the elevated showdown will take place on October 24. “Yes, the arch-rivals will clash on October 24,” a person close to the situation revealed.
T20 WC: India to face arch-rivals Pakistan on October 24
— ANI Digital (@ani_digital) August 4, 2021
However, the entire timetable is still to be released, and it is supposed to be known shortly. Limited qualifying round games are likely to be played in Oman due to the second leg of the Indian Premier League (IPL) running till October 15.
The BCCI, which is hosting the tournament, is focusing on it, and it is thought that Oman would host its group games, which will include Papua New Guinea, Scotland, and Bangladesh. This group’s 2-teams will advance to the Super 12.
The top 2-teams from the second group, which includes Ireland, Namibia, the Netherlands, and Sri Lanka, will go to the next round as well. All of the Super 12 round matches will take place in the UAE, mostly in Sharjah, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi.
Returning to the India-Pakistan match, the Men in Green have never beaten their arch-rivals in any version of the World Cup. It will be interesting to watch if India can keep their winning streak over Pakistan going this time.