2016 World T20 in India in March-April

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2016 World T20 in India in March-April

The board also approved the dates for the 2017 Champions Trophy in England which will be held between June 1-19.

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Published: Thu 29 Jan 2015, 3:31 PM

Last updated: Thu 25 Jun 2015, 7:43 PM

India will be keen to make it two wins out of two when they take on the West Indies in the World T20. Reuters (Photo used for illustrative purpose only)

Dubai - The 2016 World Twenty20 will be played in India from March 11 to April 3. 

The International Cricket Council (ICC) approved the dates for its main events through to 2019, following its Board meeting in Dubai on Thursday. Though the tournaments were awarded to countries in 2013, the dates were approved on Thursday.

The board also approved the dates for the 2017 Champions Trophy in England which will be held between June 1-19. England will also host the 50-over World Cup in 2019 from May 30 to July 15.

While the 2017 Women’s World Cup will be held in England between Aug 4-27, the 2018 Women’s World Twenty20 will be held in the West Indies between Nov 2-25.

For junior cricketers, the Under-19 World Cup will be held in Bangladesh from Jan 22 to Feb 14 in 2016 while the next edition in 2018, to be played in New Zealand, will be held from Jan 12 to Feb 4.



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