The International Cricket Council has announced the schedule of warm-up matches to take place before the World Twenty20 gets underway in Bangladesh from 16 March, 2014. It was also announced that the second phase of ticket sales for the tournament and warm-up games will start today.
Only a limited number of tickets will be available for the men's matches, including 10,000 tickets for the semifinals and final, and they will only be available online at the ICC website http://www.worldtwenty20.com/tickets. The tickets will range between Tk 50 and Tk 4,000.
SCHEDULE OF WARM-UP MATCHES
12 March: Bangladesh v UAE (3:30pm), Fatullah; Ireland v Nepal (7:30pm), Fatullah; Afghanistan v Netherlands (3:30pm), ZACS, Chittagong; Zimbabwe v Hong Kong (7:30pm), ZACS, Chittagong.
14 March: Nepal v UAE (3:30pm), Fatullah; Bangladesh v Ireland (7:30pm), Fatullah; Afghanistan v Zimbabwe (3:30pm), MA Aziz, Chittagong; Hong Kong v Netherlands (7:30pm), MA Aziz.
SUPER 10 STAGE
17 March: New Zealand v Pakistan (3:30pm), Mirpur; Sri Lanka v India (7:30pm), Mirpur.
18 March: West Indies v England (3:30pm), Fatullah; South Africa v Bangladesh A (7:30pm), Fatullah.
19 Mar: Sri Lanka v West Indies (3:30pm), Mirpur; England v India (7:30pm), Mirpur; Australia v New Zealand (3:30pm), Fatullah; South Africa v Pakistan (3:30pm), Fatullah.