The ICC T20 World Cup will be coming to Australia in 2020, with games played across eight host cities and 13 different venues. Two T20 World Cups will be played within the year, starting with the Women's T20 World Cup composed of 10 teams and the Men’s T20 World Cup involving 16 teams. The Women’s competition will be held from 20 February – 8 March with Sydney hosting the Opening celebration and match, and 3 Double headers including both Semi Final matches. Later in the year it's the Men's turn competing 18 October - 15 November. The first match in Sydney will be the Opening Super 12 Match of Australia v Pakistan to set the standard for the rest of the tournament. Followed by 3 round matches, a double header and a semi-final, Sydney will be showcasing the world’s best players all at the SCG.
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T20 World Cup Women’s Aus vs India
The seventh edition of the T20 World Cup launches in spectacular fashion on 21 February, when defending champions and hosts Australia take on India at Sydney Showground Stadium. This blockbuster match is the first T20 tournament event to ever be hosted in Australia, with men and women’s tournaments held in the same country in 2020. Opening celebrations will take place before Australia’s reigning champions face off India.
T20 World Cup Women's Double Header Matches 15 & 16
The quest for T20 dominance continues with two double headers in March at the Sydney Showground Stadium on Sunday, 1 March, spearheaded by a South Africa and Pakistan battle for semi-final positions. This is followed by a hotly anticipated women’s tournament match, when 2018 Finalists England enter their final Group Stage game on Tuesday, 3 March to face off against 2016 Champions West Indies.
T20 World Cup Women’s Double Header Semi Finals
The T20 World Cup continues full swing as the gap narrows and the reigning teams go head-to-head at the women’s double header semi-final on Thursday, 5 March 2020, at the iconic Sydney Cricket Ground. This blockbuster day of action promises to deliver thrills and excitement, rounding towards the finale of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup bid between the 10 teams and 23 matches that run from 21 February to 8 March.
T20 World Cup Men's Aus vs Pakistan
The men’s competition of the ICC T20 World Cup 2020 gets off to a flying start when hosts Australia take on the world’s top-ranked Pakistan on 24 October, under lights at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Be part of the action as Australia unpacks the kit bag to win the title for the first time. This marks the opening of the T20 men’s tournament, with Australia in the same group as reigning champions West Indies and New Zealand.
T20 World Cup Men's England vs South Africa
The highly ranked England and South Africa will face off in their second Super 12s match at the Sydney Cricket Ground on 30 October, to find their spot on the leader board in Group 2. England, who were beaten finalists in the 2016 event, will be sure to make a determined bid against South Africa for the semi-finals, the first of which will be held in Sydney on 11 November.
T20 World Cup Men's Semi Final 1
Sydney hosts the first of the Men's semi-finals at the SCG on Wednesday 11 November. With the top two of each pool making it through to these finals it will be only the start of the world’s best teams going head to head. Don’t miss what is guaranteed to be a thrilling day of action as some of the world’s best players make their qualified bids to be the reigning champions of the T20 World Cup in 2020.
The Bradman Museum and International Cricket Hall of Fame is 90 minutes’ drive from Sydney, in the rural town of Bowral. The museum is named after Sir Donald Bradman, a cricketing legend with the best batting average in the sport’s history.
You’ll enjoy the stories, history and statistics about the game as well as the world’s cricketing greats from across the globe. Fascinating memorabilia, interactive touch screens and audio-visual displays will provide you with hours of entertainment.
The Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) Guided Walking Tour is a fascinating journey behind the scenes of the Sydney Cricket and Sports Grounds with exclusive access to the SCG Museum. As Sydney's home of sport, the SCG is where international and domestic sporting heroes play cricket, rugby union, rugby league, football, Australian Football League (AFL). Hear entertaining stories of players, spectators, events and indulge in the rich history of one of Sydney's most iconic venues.