I welcome today's announcement by the ICC World Twenty20 of the first two teams to play in Hobart during the T20 World Cup, with Bangladesh and New Zealand taking to Bellerive Oval next year.
Eoin Morgan's side begin their campaign in Perth on October 26 against one of the qualifiers that will join Group 2. And while England have held the Wisden Trophy for all bar a few months of the 21st century, they lost 1-0 in the Caribbean in 2008-09, then drew 1-1 four years ago after European Central Bank chairman Colin Graves had described the West Indians as "mediocre". The women's final will be played on March 8 to coincide with International Women's Day, and the men's final will be held on November 15.
The ICC Women's T20 World Cup will take place in Australia from February 21 to March 8 next year and the sport's world governing body released the fixtures for the big event on Tuesday.
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Pep Guardiola's men are the only team to beat Liverpool this season while they themselves have suffered three defeats. It's hard to buy top, top players at a good price. "We want to go through and we want to play the later stages".
Samuels was quick to celebrate in Stokes' face after the West Indies beat England to the World T20 title.
England and Australia are not guaranteed to meet each other either.
A total of 10 women teams will contest 23 matches and 16 men teams will contest 45 matches across Australia in eight host cities and 13 venues. "So for us, it is really exciting to play against the best really early in the competition".
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The FA Cup gives you a chance for real tangible success and this was West Ham's big chance to go a long way. They should simply have been too good for a team who have struggled all season. "Yes of course.
Those victories include two against England and Pakistan and one against Sri Lanka but Holder, now ranked as the world's top test all-rounder, knows there have been plenty of false dawns for his team.
Group 1: Pakistan, Australia, West Indies, New Zealand, two qualifiers.
The tournament will be played in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra and Perth with the SCG hosting both semi-finals on March 5. Exciting cricket. This is the ideal combination for a T20 World Cup and in 2020 we go one step further with two T20 World Cups in one year.
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A host nation has never won the ICC T20 World Cup and only Sri Lanka have made the final at home, finishing as runners-up in 2012.