On Monday evening in Sharjah, Afghanistan and Scotland will play in the Super 12 stage of the 2021 T20 World Cup. In 2016, Afghanistan had their most successful T20 World Cup, reaching the Super 10 stage in India. This will be Scotland’s first appearance in the World Cup’s second round. Continue reading for a preview of this game. The game will start at 18:00 local time. Since the previous T20 World Cup, Afghanistan has improved as a team, notably in white ball cricket. This will be their first participation in the second round without qualifying in the first round.
Sri Lanka and Bangladesh meet in the Super 12 stage of the 2021 T20 World Cup after both successfully navigating the First Round. Sri Lanka won three out of three games in Group A, finishing first. Bangladesh lost their first match to Scotland, but then went on to win over Oman and Papua New Guinea. Continue reading for a preview of this game. The Group 1 match will begin at 14:00 local time at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Sri Lanka has a perfect record in the tournament thus far, impressing with both bat and ball. They’ll be confident in their ability to make it four games in a row.
The opening game in Group 2 of the Super 12 stage of the 2021 T20 World Cup pits India against Pakistan. The match begins at 18:00 local time at the Dubai Cricket Stadium in Dubai. Since winning the inaugural T20 World Cup in 2007, India has only made it to one final. Pakistan won the tournament in 2009, but hasn’t advanced past the semi-finals since. Continue reading for a preview of this game. India has failed to recreate their winning formula from the 2007 T20 World Cup, but they are the clear favourites heading into this event. They have depth in every category and will be confident going into this first game.
On Saturday evening at the Dubai Cricket Stadium, England and the West Indies will meet in a rematch of the 2016 T20 World Cup Final. The West Indies won that memorable final five years ago, but England has since become the world’s most feared white ball team, winning the 2019 ODI World Cup. Continue reading for a preview of this match. At 18:00 local time, the Group 1 game will begin. England may still have nightmares about the last over of the 2016 T20 World Cup Final, but five years later, they are a lot more seasoned team. From the first delivery, they play an aggressive style of cricket with the bat.
South Africa has suffered more heartache in ICC tournaments than any other team, and they will be aiming to go all the way this time. Unlike past years, they are not widely expected to win the championship, and as a result, they might emerge as the competition’s dark horse. In their opening match of the ICC World T20, the Proteas will face Australia, which is probably the most crucial match of their group. With all of the teams in their group capable of beating each other, South Africa and Australia will both want to get off to a good start. On Saturday, October 23, 2021, the two teams will face off at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
Sri Lanka and the Netherlands play in Abu Dhabi on Friday evening, with both teams already knowing their fate at the end of the First Round. Sri Lanka has already advanced to the next round after winning both of their initial games. Following losing to Ireland and Namibia, the Netherlands will return home after this match. At 18:00 local time, the game begins at Sheikh Zayed Stadium. There were reservations about this Sri Lankan team before the World Cup, but they have proven their spirit and talent since the competition began.
In Friday’s early Group A encounter in Abu Dhabi, Namibia and Ireland will face off. So far in the First Round, both teams have beaten the Netherlands but lost to Sri Lanka. The victor of this game will automatically advance to the Super12 stage, while the losers will be sent home. Continue reading for a preview of this game. At 14:00 local time, the match begins at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium. With a 70-run loss to Sri Lanka on Wednesday, Ireland was dragged back down to earth. They did, however, have their moments in the encounter and are on the verge of becoming a very good IT20 team.
Oman and Scotland meet in Match 10 of the 2021 T20 World Cup, with both teams seeking to advance to the Super12 round of the game. After victories against Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, Scotland has a perfect record. In their first game, Oman trounced Papua New Guinea, but then lost to Sri Lanka on Tuesday. Continue reading for a preview of this match. At 18:00 local time, the game begins at Al Amerat Stadium. Before falling from 81-2 (11.1) to 112-9 versus Sri Lanka, Oman was in a great position (18.0). They will be ready to cause Scotland lots of difficulties if they can recover and overcome their setback.
In Match 9 of the 2021 T20 World Cup, Bangladesh will face Papua New Guinea. This match will be contested on Thursday afternoon at the Al Amerat Stadium in Muscat as part of the last round of Group B fixtures. Bangladesh needs a win to keep their chances of making the Super12 stage alive. PNG won’t be advancing any farther. Continue reading for a preview of this game. The game will start at 14:00 local time. On Tuesday, Bangladesh appeared to be in danger against Oman, who were on 81-2 after 11.2 overs. The Tigers, on the other hand, kept their cool and shown that they had plenty of fight and skill in their lineup.