T20 World Cup 2024 Let us tell you that the ICC has made major changes in the format for the T20 World Cup to be held in the year 2024. The next T20 World Cup to be played in the West Indies and America will neither have a first round nor a stage like the Super-12 round.
The England cricket team won the T20 World Cup 2022 title and with this the ICC has started preparing for the T20 World Cup next year. Let us tell you that the ICC has made major changes in the format for the T20 World Cup to be held in the year 2024.
The next T20 World Cup to be played in the West Indies and the US will neither have a first round nor a Super-12 round-like stage. Next year, a total of 20 teams will participate in this tournament, there will be a total of 4 groups, in which there will be 5 teams in each group. Along with this, let us tell you what will change in the format through this article.
In fact, the T20 World Cup 2024 is hosted by the West Indies and the United States, in which a total of 20 teams will participate. Please tell that this tournament will be played in 3 stages including total knockout. Each teams will be divided into a total of 5 groups of 4-4. The top 2 teams from each group will enter the Super-8 round. After this, all the 8 teams of the Super 8 round will be divided into two groups of 4 each. In the Super 8 stage all the teams of both the groups will play against each other and out of this two top teams will enter the semi-finals.
Two teams out of 4 will make it to the final through two semi-final matches. This means that the next T20 World Cup is going to be very different and there will be no qualifying rounds and no Super 12 stage. Let us inform that a total of 16 teams participated in the T20 World Cup 2022, out of which 8 teams got entry for the CZ Super-12 stage. At the same time, four teams made it to the Super-12 through the qualifying round.
Let us tell you that for the T20 World Cup 2024, American and West Indies teams have already qualified in the World Cup. Apart from this, the top-8 teams of T20 World Cup 2022 have got entry for the next World Cup 2024. These teams are England, India, Pakistan, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Australia, South Africa and Netherlands. Apart from this, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, who are among the top-10 teams in the ICC rankings, have also got entry for next years World Cup, the remaining 8 teams will have to play qualifying matches.