Seven world-class venues will host ICC T20 World Cup 2020.
This time T20 World Cup hosted in Australia. The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced T20 World Cup venues 2020. Simonds, Bellerive Oval, Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, The Gabba & Adelaide Oval.
1. Simonds Stadium (Geelong)
|Known as||Kardinia Oval/ Shell Stadium/ Baytec Stadium/ Skilled Stadium|
|Time Zone||UTC +11:00|
ICC Mens T20 World Cup Venue 2020 | Schedule | Matches in Simonds Stadium
|03:00 GMT||SL vs IRE, 1st Match, First Round Group A|
|08:00 GMT||PNG vs OMAN, 2nd Match, First Round Group A|
|03:00 GMT||IRE vs OMAN, 5th Match, First Round Group A|
|08:00 GMT||SL vs PNG, 6th Match, First Round Group A|
|03:00 GMT||PNG vs IRE, 9th Match, First Round Group A|
|08:00 GMT||SL vs OMAN, 10th Match, First Round Group A|
2. Bellerive Oval (Hobart)
|Known as||Blundstone Arena|
|Time Zone||UTC +11:00|
|Home to||Tasmania, Hobart Hurricanes|
ICC Mens T20 World Cup Venue 2020 | Schedule | Matches in Bellerive Oval
|03:00 GMT||BAN vs NAM, 3rd Match, First Round Group B|
|08:00 GMT||NED vs SCO, 4th Match, First Round Group B|
|03:00 GMT||NAM vs SCO, 7th Match, First Round Group B|
|08:00 GMT||BAN vs NED, 8th Match, First Round Group B|
|03:00 GMT||NED vs NAM, 11th Match, First Round Group B|
|08:00 GMT||BAN vs SCO, 12th Match, First Round Group B|
|03:00 GMT||TBC vs TBC, 15th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|08:00 GMT||NZ vs TBC, 19th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
Bellerive Oval is additionally referred to as Blundstone Arena, their sponsor name. it’s located within the City of Clearance on the eastern side of Hobart, Tasmania. In 1977, Tasmania qualified for the Sheffield Shield and therefore the Tasmanian Cricket Association decided to settle on Bellerive Oval as their habitat before KGV Oval and North Hobart Oval. The stadium underwent reconstruction at the beginning of the century. It cost the TCA $16 million for the reconstruction which includes: state-of-art indoor nets, a 6000 seat Southern Stand that included the new television media center, members area, players area, and TCA offices.
The first international game was played between Sri Lanka and New Zealand, an ODI in 1988. the subsequent year, Australia hosted Sri Lanka during a match game – the ground’s maiden Test. The Oval is additionally the house for North Melbourne Football Club, the AFL (Australian Football League) team.
3. Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney)
|Known as||Sydney Cricket Ground No. 1; Garrison Ground (1848-1877), Association Ground|
|Time Zone||UTC +11:00|
|Home to||New South Wales, Sydney Sixers|
ICC Mens T20 World Cup Venue 2020 | Schedule | Matches in Sydney Cricket Ground
|08:00 GMT||AUS vs PAK, 13th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|03:00 GMT||PAK vs TBC, 22nd Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|08:00 GMT||ENG vs RSA, 24th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|03:00 GMT||TBC vs TBC, 30th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|03:00 GMT||RSA vs TBC, 41st Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|08:00 GMT||IND vs AFG, 42nd Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|08:00 GMT||TBC vs TBC, 1st Semi-Final|
One of the oldest Test venues, Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) hosted its first Test an Ashes encounter between Australia and England, way back in 1882. A Test regular, Sydney usually holds the favored ‘New Year Test’ that’s generally played within the first week of January. the bottom is additionally a pre-dominant ODI venue and has hosted numerous final matches also because of the crucial semi-final within the 1992 World Cup. one among the foremost popular sporting venues across the planet, SCG was the bottom where Sir Don Bradman made his highest ever first-class score of 452, for brand spanking new South Wales against Queensland in 1928-29.
4. Perth Stadium (Perth)
|Time Zone||UTC +08:00|
ICC Mens T20 World Cup Venue 2020 | Schedule | Matches in Perth Stadium
|11:00 GMT||IND vs RSA, 14th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|06:00 GMT||AFG vs TBC, 17th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|11:00 GMT||ENG vs TBC, 18th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|06:00 GMT||AFG vs TBC, 20th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|11:00 GMT||AUS vs WI, 21st Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|11:00 GMT||WI vs TBC, 25th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
5. Melbourne Cricket Ground (Melbourne)
|Known as||The MCG, The "G"|
|Time Zone||UTC +11:00|
|Home to||Australia, Victoria|
ICC Mens T20 World Cup Venue 2020 | Schedule | Matches in Melbourne Cricket Ground
|08:00 GMT||NZ vs WI, 16th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|08:00 GMT||IND vs TBC, 23rd Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|08:00 GMT||IND vs ENG, 29th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|03:00 GMT||PAK vs TBC, 37th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|08:00 GMT||AUS vs NZ, 38th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|08:00 GMT||WI vs TBC, 40th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|08:00 GMT||TBC vs TBC, Final|
The Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC), founded in 1838 was forced to maneuver several sites, before it could finally choose the present location, in Yarra Park, Melbourne, Victoria, to create the epic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) stadium in 1853. The MCG currently is that the largest cricket stadium on earth and it’s also the 11th largest stadium within the world. Cricket, Rugby, and Australian Rules Football are the main sporting events held regularly at the MCG, while it’s also played host to the 1956 Summer Olympics, the 2006 Commonwealth Games, and a couple of the FIFA World Cup qualifier games.
The MCG is colloquially referred by the locals as ‘The G’. thanks to safety measures, the MCG’s capacity, which was overflow 100000, was reduced to its current arrangement. The MCG gave birth to the match game format on March 15, 1877, when Australia and England took on one another during a timeless match. Since then, the bottom has been center-stage to over 100 Test matches, including the famous Boxing Day match game, that’s held per annum on December 26. Interestingly, cricket’s first ODI match was also held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
6. The Gabba (Brisbane)
|Known as||The Gabba|
|Time Zone||UTC +10:00|
|Home to||Queensland, Brisbane Heat|
ICC Mens T20 World Cup Venue 2020 | Schedule | Matches in The Gabba
|04:00 GMT||NZ vs PAK, 26th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|09:00 GMT||AUS vs TBC, 27th Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|09:00 GMT||NZ vs TBC, 31st Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|09:00 GMT||AFG vs ENG, 34th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
The stadium is known as after the Brisbane suburb of Woolloongabba, during which it’s located. A 42,000 seat stadium with state-of-art facilities. The Gabba usually hosts the primary match game of the season every November. Since its first Test in 1931, the bottom has undergone drastic renovations to become one among the best Down Under.
Notably, the first-ever tied Test happened at this venue in 1960. It also holds the excellence of being the primary Australian venue to host a T20I.
7. Adelaide Oval (Adelaide)
|Known as||The Adelaide Oval|
|Time Zone||UTC +10:30|
|Home to||South Australia and Adelaide Strikers|
ICC Mens T20 World Cup Venue 2020 | Schedule | Matches in Adelaide Oval
|03:30 GMT||AFG vs RSA, 28th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|03:30 GMT||PAK vs WI, 32nd Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|08:30 GMT||AUS vs TBC, 33rd Match, Super 12 Group 1|
|03:30 GMT||RSA vs TBC, 35th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|08:30 GMT||IND vs TBC, 36th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|03:30 GMT||ENG vs TBC, 39th Match, Super 12 Group 2|
|08:30 GMT||TBC vs TBC, 2nd Semi-Final|
The Adelaide Oval nestled across the backdrop of the magnificence of glorious gardens and swaying trees makes for a scenic ground.
Redevelopment of the bottom between 2008 and 2014 at a price of $575 million that involved constructing two new stands at the Southern and Eastern sides of the bottom have perhaps removed the blissful facade surrounding the stadium. However, the Northern hill, iconic Moreton Bay Figs, and heritage scoreboard still offer you a sense of nostalgia.
The Adelaide Oval hosted its first one-day international (ODI) back in 1975 when Australia took on the West Indies. Over the years, many riveting contests have taken place at Adelaide Oval, including West Indies’ great shake the proverbial jaws of defeat to beat Australia by 1-run during a match game in 1993.