The venues for ICC World Twenty20 2016 have been announced as BCCI named 8 cities to host the biggest t20 cricket event next year in India. Eden Gardens stadium in Kolkata will be hosting the final of sixth ICC World T20 edition on 3 April, 2016.
The managing committee for ICC world twenty20 2016 finalized the venues in the presence of BCCI President and Chairman of working committee for event Mr. Jagmohan Dalmiya. The proposed hosting venues for competition are:
- New Delhi
In a release BCCI Honorable Secretary Mr. Anurag Thakur said, “BCCI is extremely proud to host this prestigious event. All the venues identified have hosted many prestigious matches. With this announcement, we have begun our preparations in right earnest. We want this World Twenty20 to be a memorable experience for our participants and fans. I am confident that all the venues nominated will deliver a world class event.”
India will be hosting this prestigious T20 cricket tournament from 11 March to 3 April 2016 in eight cities. Both men’s and women’s teams from around the globe will participate in ICC world T20 2016.