World Twenty20: India to play West Indies, South Africa in warm-up games

hidden, Jan, 18 2016

Dubai: The Indian cricket team will square off against South Africa and the West Indies in its warm-up matches before the World Twenty20 Championships to be held in India from 8 March.

File photo of India playing in WT20. Getty Images

File photo of India playing in WT20. Getty Images

The Indians are scheduled to open their campaign in the event on 15 March against Bangladesh and before that, the team will play a couple of warm-up games.

The first of these games will be on 10 March in Kolkata against the West Indies, while the second game against South Africa will be held on March 13 in Mumbai.

India have been placed in Group 2 with New Zealand, Pakistan and Australia and a yet-to-be-decided qualifier.

New Delhi and Mumbai will host the semi-finals of the event on 30 and 31 March, while Kolkata will be the venue of the 3 April final.

PTI

Published Date: Jan 18, 2016 | Updated Date: Jan 18, 2016



Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 4493 125
2 South Africa 3395 110
3 England 4097 105
4 Australia 3087 100
5 New Zealand 3114 97
Rank Team Points Rating
1 South Africa 5957 119
2 Australia 5505 117
3 India 4717 115
4 England 5645 113
5 New Zealand 5123 111
Rank Team Points Rating
1 New Zealand 1625 125
2 England 1962 123
3 Pakistan 2417 121
4 West Indies 2222 117
5 India 2183 115