T20 World Cup: Super 8 Stage Set, Intriguing Matchups Revealed

T20 World Cup: Super 8 Stage Set, Intriguing Matchups Revealed

The excitement intensifies at the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 as the groups and fixtures for the crucial Super 8 stage have been confirmed.

Both co-hosts, West Indies and USA, have secured their spots alongside cricketing giants like India, Australia, England, South Africa, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh.

Supercharged Groups Poised for Action

The eight qualifiers are divided into two groups, each vying for a coveted semi-final berth. Group A features powerhouses India, Australia, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh, promising explosive matches.

Group B sees co-hosts USA alongside cricketing heavyweights England, West Indies, and South Africa, ensuring a thrilling contest.

History in the Making: Four Former Champions Clash

Cricket fans are in for a treat as four past World Cup champions – India, England, West Indies, and Australia – battle it out in the Super 8s. This stage promises a showcase of exceptional talent and strategies.

Island-Hopping Matches Across Four Venues

The Super 8s will be played across four stunning West Indies locations, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Fans can witness these electrifying matches live or follow the action online.

Key Clashes to Watch Out For

The tournament kicks off on June 19th with a face-off between underdogs USA and cricketing giants South Africa in Antigua. The same evening promises a historic encounter as co-hosts West Indies take on their old rivals England in Saint Lucia.

Full Fixtures (Local time)

Don’t miss out on these marquee matchups:

June 19th

USA v South Africa, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua (10h30)

England v West Indies, Daren Sammy Cricket Ground, St Lucia (20h30)

June 20th

Afghanistan v India, Kensington Oval, Barbados (10h30)

Australia v Bangladesh, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua (20h30)

June 21st

England v South Africa, Daren Sammy Cricket Ground, St Lucia (10h30)

USA v West Indies, Kensington Oval, Barbados (20h30)

June 22nd

India v Bangladesh, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua (10h30)

Afghanistan v Australia, Arnos Vale, St Vincent (20h30)

June 23rd

USA v England, Kensington Oval, Barbados (10h30)

West Indies v South Africa, Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua (20h30)

June 24th

Australia v India, Daren Sammy Cricket Ground, St Lucia (10h30)

Afghanistan v Bangladesh, Arnos Vale, St Vincent (20h30)