Adelaide along with Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney are confirmed as host cities for T20 cricket’s pinnacle global men’s event from the 16th October to the 13th of November 2022.
This will be the largest global sporting event for Australia in 2022 and will be a huge boost to local jobs, hotels and hospitality venues.
“With the unprecedented disruptions over the past two years, bringing the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup to Australia for the first time offers a perfect opportunity for fans across the whole country to experience the joy of a live global sporting event again” CEO of the World Cup local Organising Committee Michelle Enright said.
45 matches in total will be played across the host cities and the seven confirmed venues are Adelaide Oval, The Gabba, Kardinia Park Stadium, Bellerive Oval, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Perth Stadium and Sydney Cricket ground.
The semi finals will be played at the SCG and Adelaide Oval on the 9th and 10th of November.
Adelaide was suppose to host the massive event in 2022 but was canceled due to Covid-19.