UAE stopped the three-match winning run of Nepal with a 68-run victory while Ireland beat Oman by 56 runs.
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In the 2022 World Cup, to be played Down Under, Namibia are drafted in Group B of Round 1 qualifiers and will begin their campaign against two-time champions West Indies on October 17.
Namibia made history at last year's T20 World Cup by qualifying for the Super 12 stage in their maiden appearance at the showpiece event.
Pakistan played the semifinal of ICC T20 World Cup 2021 where they faced defeat against Australia.
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In a blockbuster T20 World Cup opener for India, the team was on Friday drawn to clash with arch-rivals Pakistan on October 23 at the iconic MCG as the International Cricket Council (ICC) released the fixtures.
A total of 45 matches will be played across seven venues in Australia -- Adelaide, Brisbane, Geelong, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney -- between October 16 and November 13 next year.
In the T20 showpiece that concluded in the UAE on Sunday with Australia's triumph over New Zealand in the title clash, teams batting second have won almost all their matches, including the semifinals and the final.
A clinical unbeaten knock from Mitchell Marsh (77 not out off 50 balls) along with a crucial half-century by David Warner (53 off 38 balls) and a superlative spell by Josh Hazlewood (3/16) powered Australia to win their first Men's T20 World Cup trophy, defeating New Zealand by eight wickets in the final at the Dubai International Stadium here on Sunday. Facing a target of 173, the biggest chase in a Men's T20 World Cup final, Australia reached home with seven balls to spare.
Chasing 173, Australia got off to a bad start as the side lost its skipper Aaron Finch (5) in the third over of the innings as he was sent back to the pavilion by Trent Boult. Mitchell Marsh joined David Warner in the middle and the duo took the team's score to 43/1 after the end of the powerplay.
Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene had his say on who will win the final of the ICC Men's T20 World Cup. He said that his mind is with Australia but his heart thinks New Zealand will win the final. Both Australia and New Zealand are aiming to clinch their first-ever Men's T20 World Cup trophy at the Dubai International Stadium.
New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has said that the ICC T20 World Cup schedule, where his team played four games in seven days, had been "somewhat hectic", but added that the two-day break between the semifinal and the title clash against Australia here had given the team the time to prepare for the summit clash.
Former South Africa captain and all-rounder Shaun Pollock believe that it will be a fairytale ride if New Zealand wins the ICC T20 World Cup final against Australia.
The USA is likely to host the T20 World Cup in 2024, which could serve as a launchpad in the ICC's bid for cricket's inclusion in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics.
Australia won the toss and opted to bowl first in the Final of T20 World Cup 2021 at the Dubai International Stadium.
With both the teams eyeing their first-ever T20 World Cup title let's have a look at key battles to watch out for from the summit clash.
After a swift start, Australia found themselves in a do-or-die situation where they had to win the last two games in the Super 12 stage by a big margin to seal the place in the semifinal.