The much-awaited cricket tournament ICC Men’s T20 World Cup is underway. After some nail-biting matches, it is now time for the finals. Pakistan will be taking on England in the finals. The live streaming can be watched on Disney+ Hotstar, while the Star Sports Network has the TV rights.
Dear India, good luck for tomorrow. We'll be waiting for you in Melbourne for a great game of cricket. pic.twitter.com/SdBLVYD6vm
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) November 9, 2022
The tournament started on October 16 and will continue until November 13, 2022, in Australia. The tournament was scheduled to be held in 2020 was postponed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and the International Cricket Council (ICC) officially announced the same, stating that Australia would host the tournament again in 2022.
Several warm-up matches were played ahead of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 and the same were scheduled between October 10 and 19, 2022. Meanwhile, the confirmation of the fixtures was announced earlier this year along with Australia as the venue, keeping their position as the defending champions in mind.
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 – India Squad
Below mentioned are the players from Indian Squad
|No.||Player||Batting Style||Bowling style|
|1||KL Rahul (vc)||Right||Right-arm medium|
|2||Arshdeep Singh||Left||Left arm medium fast|
|3||Yuzvendra Chahal||Right||Right-arm leg break|
|15||Bhuvneshwar Kumar||Right||Right-arm medium-fast|
|17||Rishabh Pant (wk)||Left||–|
|18||Virat Kohli||Right||Right-arm medium|
|19||Dinesh Karthik (wk)||Right||Right-arm off-spin|
|20||Axar Patel||Left||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|33||Hardik Pandya||Right||Right-arm fast- medium|
|36||Harshal Patel||Right||Right-arm medium|
|45||Rohit Sharma (c)||Right||Right-arm off-spin|
|57||Deepak Hooda||Right||Right-arm off-spin|
|63||Suryakumar Yadav||Right||Right-arm medium|
|99||Ravichandran Ashwin||Right||Right-arm off-spin|
Click here to know more about the other squads for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Australia 2022
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 – Team List and Format
A total of 6 teams automatically qualified for the tournament which include Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Pakistan, New Zealand, and South Africa. These reached the Super 12 phase of the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup automatically and directly reached the Super 12 phase of this tournament. Their qualification was based on the 2021 tournament performance and ranking.
Besides this, teams like Namibia, Scotland, Sri Lanka, and the West Indies have become a part of the group stage. Global Qualifiers were conducted to select the remaining four places from a total of sixteen teams.
As per reports, Ireland and UAE moved to the T20 World Cup from the Global Qualifier A tournament. Meanwhile, the Netherlands and Zimbabwe qualified from the Global Qualifier B tournament.
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 Full Schedule
Here is the full schedule of the matches starting from the warm-up all the way to the finals.
|Date||Match Details||Venues||Time (IST)|
|Oct 16||Sri Lanka Vs Namibia||Kardinia Park, Geelong||9:30 AM|
|Oct 16||UAE Vs Netherlands||Kardinia Park, Geelong||1:30 PM|
|Oct 17||West Indies Vs Scotland||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||9:30 AM|
|Oct 17||Zimbabwe Vs Ireland||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||1:30 PM|
|Oct 18||Namibia Vs Netherlands||Kardinia Park, Geelong||9:30 AM|
|Oct 18||Sri Lanka Vs UAE||Kardinia Park, Geelong||1:30 PM|
|Oct 19||Scotland Vs Ireland||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||9:30 AM|
|Oct 19||West Indies Vs Zimbabwe||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||1:30 PM|
|Oct 20||Netherlands Vs Sri Lanka||Kardinia Park, Geelong||9:30 AM|
|Oct 20||Namibia Vs UAE||Kardinia Park, Geelong||1:30 PM|
|Oct 21||Ireland Vs West Indies||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||9:30 AM|
|Oct 21||Scotland Vs Zimbabwe||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||1:30 PM|
|Oct 22||Australia Vs New Zealand||SCG, Sydney||12:30 PM|
|Oct 22||England Vs Afghanistan||Perth Stadium, Perth||4:30 PM|
|Oct 23||Winner group A Vs Runner up Group B||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||9:30 AM|
|Oct 23||India Vs Pakistan||MCG, Melbourne||1:30 PM|
|Oct 24||Bangladesh Vs Runner up Group A||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||9:30 AM|
|Oct 24||South Africa Vs Winner Group B||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||1:30 PM|
|Oct 25||Australia Vs Winner Group A||Perth Stadium, Perth||4:30 PM|
|Oct 26||Runner Up Group B Vs England||MCG, Melbourne||9:30 AM|
|Oct 26||New Zealand Vs Afghanistan||MCG, Melbourne||1:30 PM|
|Oct 27||South Africa Vs Bangladesh||SCG, Sydney||8:30 AM|
|Oct 27||Runner Up Group A Vs India||SCG, Sydney||12:30 PM|
|Oct 27||Pakistan Vs Winner Group B||Perth Stadium, Perth||4:30 PM|
|Oct 28||Afghanistan Vs Runner up Group B||MCG, Melbourne||9:30 AM|
|Oct 28||Australia Vs England||MCG, Melbourne||1:30 PM|
|Oct 29||New Zeland Vs Winner Group A||SCG, Sydney||1:30 PM|
|Oct 30||Bangladesh Vs Winner Group B||The Gabba, Brisbane||8:30 AM|
|Oct 30||Pakistan Vs Runner up Group A||Perth Stadium, Perth||12:30 PM|
|Oct 30||Bangladesh Vs Winner Group B||The Gabba, Brisbane||8:30 AM|
|Oct 30||India Vs South Africa||Perth Stadium, Perth||4:30 PM|
|Oct 31||Australia Vs Runner Up Group B||The Gabba, Brisbane||1:30 PM|
|Nov 1||Afghanistan Vs Winner Group A||The Gabba, Brisbane||9:30 AM|
|Nov 1||England Vs New Zealand||The Gabba, Brisbane||1:30 PM|
|Nov 2||Winner Group B Vs Winner Group A||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||9:30 AM|
|Nov 2||India Vs Bangladesh||SCG, Sydney||1:30 PM|
|Nov 3||Pakistan Vs South Africa||The Gabba, Brisbane||1:30 PM|
|Nov 4||New Zealand Vs Runner up Group B||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||9:30 AM|
|Nov 4||Australia Vs Afganisthan||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||1:30 PM|
|Nov 5||England Vs Winner Group A||SCG, Sydney||1:30 PM|
|Nov 6||South Africa Vs Runner up Group A||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||5:30 AM|
|Nov 6||Bangladesh Vs Pakistan||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||9:30 AM|
|Nov 6||India Vs Winner Group A||MCG, Melbourne||1:30 PM|
|Nov 9||Semi-Final||SCG, Sydney||1:30 PM|
|Nov 10||Semi Final||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||1:30 PM|
|Nov 13||Final||MCG, Melbourne||1:30 PM|
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 – Fixture
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 – Venue
Venues for the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup tournaments were confirmed by the council well ahead. Adelaide, Brisbane, Geelong, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney were named as the host cities, and the matches will be held at
- Adelaide Oval
- The Gabba
- Kardinia Park
- Bellerive Oval
- Perth Stadium
- Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Sydney Cricket Ground
The semi-finals will be played at Sydney Cricket Ground and the Adelaide Oval, and the final will be hosted at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 live streaming
Fans wanting to watch the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup can stream the tournaments on Disney+ Hotstar website and application. Subscription for the OTT platform can be purchased from any of these three plans directly from the Disney+ Hotstar website or app, and the payments are accepted via online options, Credit/Debit Card, and through Netbanking.
Below mentioned are Disney+ Hotstar plans available for subscription
|Super||Rs. 899/year||One can enjoy watching content on 2 devices in Full HD quality. Users can watch ads for free movies and shows, except sports.|
|Premium Monthly||Rs. 299/month||One can enjoy watching ad-free content like movies, web series, and more on 4 devices in 4K quality.|
|Premium Yearly||Rs. 1499/year||Premium Plan: One can enjoy watching ad-free content like movies, web series, and more on 4 devices in 4K quality.|
Meanwhile, users on Jio, Airtel and Vodafone Prepaid mobile plans can also avail the benefits of Disney+ Hotstar subscription as a part of the bundle offer available via the network provider. Similar options are also available for users having Jio Fiber and Times Prime subscription.
Where to Watch ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 in India
Viewers planning to watch the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 in India can choose from the broadcast available on Star Sports Network. LIVE matches can be enjoyed by fans on several Star Sports Channels and the same will be made available in Indian regional languages too.
One can choose from these available Star Sports Channels in India
- Star Sports 1
- Star Sports 1 HD
- Star Sports 1 Hindi
- Star Sports 1 HD Hindi
- Star Sports 1 Tamil
- Star Sports 1 Telugu
- Star Sports 1 Kannada
How to watch ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 online in India
Star Network’s OTT platform, Disney+ Hotstar, will stream the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup matches LIVE. Subscription plans for the platform have been offered based on price, advantages, and features.
One can choose to watch the matches on the go with these Disney+ Hotstar subscription plans at an affordable price. Besides cricket matches, the offerings of the plan can be enjoyed on several devices and access will also be provided to Hotstar Originals and content offerings from the Star network.
Cricket matches like the Indian Premier League (IPL), 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, and more along with Indian TV shows, Indian new movie premieres, and Exclusive Hotstar specials can be enjoyed along with English premium content.
One can also stream content on two or more devices at the same time. For selected plans which are being offered at a lower rate, users will have to watch ad-supported content barring sports. However, to offer on-the-go benefits, these plans have been made compatible with multiple devices like laptops and TVs.
Content offering for the Disney+ Hotstar Super Plan will be available at Full HD (1080p) resolution at Rs 899 for a year. Meanwhile, the premium plan will be used on four devices where one can enjoy several Premium movies, and TV shows among a large array of offerings, without ads and also in 4K resolution. The Disney+ Hotstar Premium plan is available in two options – Rs 299 on a monthly basis or Rs 1,499 for a yearly basis.
Jio Prepaid plans with Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile plan
Just a few days ahead of the World Cup, Jio had Disney+ Hotstar bundle available on a total of nine plans, however, in a sudden decision, the network provider has removed the offer from seven out of the nine plans, making Disney+ Hotstar available ONLY on two current plans for Rs 1,499 plan and Rs 4,199.
There is no clarity with regards to the continuation of the plan, however, these plans offer Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription and not a mobile subscription plan. While both the plans offer unlimited calling, Disney+ Hotstar subscription, and 100 SMS per day, the plan for Rs 1,499 plan includes 2GB daily data for 84 days and Rs 4,199 plan includes 3GB daily data for 365 days.
Users must note that the Disney+ Hotstar subscription will NOT be available on new/next recharge of Rs. 499 plan, Rs. 601 plan, Rs. 799 plan, Rs. 1,099 plan, Rs. 333 plan, Rs. 419 plan, Rs. 583 plan, Rs. 783 plan and Rs. 1,199 plan. However, it will be available for users who have already recharged with any of these plans and shall continue to avail the benefit until the validity lasts.
Airtel Prepaid plans with Disney+ Hotstar Mobile plan
Users on Airtel can benefit from the complementary Airtel Disney+ Hotstar subscription which is included as a part of selected prepaid recharge plans, making this the perfect option for those who wish to enjoy watching sports, popular web series, movies, live TV, etc.
One can make the most of this by choosing a recharge plan from the below-mentioned Airtel Disney+ Hotstar Recharge packs which start Rs. 399 onwards for a monthly or quarterly basis.
- Rs. 399 for 3 Months with 2.5GB/day for 28 days
- Rs. 839 for 3 Months with 2GB/day for 84 days
- Rs. 499 for 1 Year with 2GB/day for 28 days
- Rs. 3,359 for 1 Year with 2.5GB/day for 365 days
- Rs. 599 for 1 Year with 3GB/day for 28 days
Vi Prepaid plans with Disney+ Hotstar Mobile plan
Vodafone (Vi) Disney+ Hotstar Mobile annual plan are available for the respective users with prepaid connections. To ensure the OTT plan benefits are available to your number, you will have to recharge using one of the below-mentioned seven Vi prepaid recharge plans.
These prepaid options are available from one month to a year. Besides this, users can choose the best suited plan for their use based on data and validity, which include unlimited calling, SMS, and other benefits. More details for the same be sought at the Vi app.
- Rs. 151 for 30 days with 8GB data and Disney+ Hotstar
- Rs. 399 for 28 days with 2.5GB/day data and Disney+ Hotstar
- Rs. 499 for 28 days with 2GB/day data and Disney+ Hotstar
- Rs. 601 for 28 days with 3GB/day data and Disney+ Hotstar
- Rs. 901 for 70 days with 3GB/day data and Disney+ Hotstar
- Rs. 1,066 for 84 days with 2GB/day data and Disney+ Hotstar
- Rs. 3,099 for 365 days with 2GB/day data and Disney+ Hotstar
Jio fiber plans with Disney+ Hotstar
Jio fiber users with below-mentioned plans can enjoy the Disney+ Hotstar subscription both on prepaid and postpaid plans, as a part of VAS offering with the broadband plans. This service is included as a bundle offer along with access to SonyLIV, Zee5, Voot Select, Voot Kids, Discovery Plus, JioCinema and more.
Below are the Jio Fiber Prepaid Broadband Plans which include Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription
- 999 plan: 150Mbps, unlimited data, Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile + 13 other OTT apps with 30 days of validity
- 1499 plan: 300Mbps, unlimited data, Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile + 13 other OTT apps with 30 days of validity
Below are the Jio Fiber Postpaid Broadband Plans with Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription.
- 599 plan: 30Mbps, unlimited data, Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile + 13 other OTT apps with 30 days of validity
- 899 plan: 100Mbps, unlimited data, Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile + 14 other OTT apps with 30 days of validity
Times Prime membership offer
The Times Prime membership subscription is available for Rs 1,199 buying which users can benefit from the Disney+ Hotstar subscription along with access to other OTT platforms like SonyLIV subscription for 6 months, Cricbuzz Plus subscription for 6 months, and more. Travel buffs can make the most of the complimentary packages offered for Uber, ClearTrip, and other providers.
All the subscription plans for OTT platforms help users stream content across devices– Web, Mobile, and/or TV.
A six-month subscription to Disney+ Hotstar Super plan worth ₹450 is available for Times Prime users whereby one can watch Indian entertainment content like TV shows, LIVE cricket, news and movies. The upcoming 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup will also be available to stream on Disney+ Hotstar along with other tournaments. Sci-fi film buffs can rejoice as one would get exclusive access to Marvel movies, original shows and more.
The offers and discounts available on the Times Prime Membership are revised regularly and updates regarding the same can be checked on their social handles and mobile application.
How to watch ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 on TV in India
The upcoming 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup will be broadcast on Star Sports Network and audience India can watch the matches on several channels. The broadcast will vary for each match; however, they will be telecast LIVE on Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD.
For those wanting to enjoy the broadcast in Hindi, the network will provide the same on Star Sports 1 Hindi and Star Sports 1 Hindi HD. Users who prefer to watch the match on the go or without a TV can Live stream ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Australia 2022 on the Disney+ Hotstar website and mobile application.
Star Sports channel numbers in table form
Below mentioned is the Airtel DTH Channel list to watch the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup on Star Sports in India
|Airtel TV Channel List||Airtel TV Channel Number|
|Star Sports 1 Hindi||281|
|Star Sports 1 HD Hindi||282|
|Star Sports 1||278|
|Star Sports 1 HD||278|
|Star Sports Select 1||283|
|Star Sports Select 1 HD||300|
|Star Sports 2||279|
|Star Sports 2 HD||280|
|Star Sports Select 2||284|
|Star Sports Select 2 HD||301|
|Star Sports 1 Tamil||803|
|Star Sports 1 Telugu||923|
|Star Sports 1 Kannada||974|
|DD Sports SD (FREE)||298|
Below mentioned is the Tata Sky TV Channel list to watch the South Africa Tour of India 2022 T20Is on Star Sports in India
|Tata Sky TV Channel List||Tata Sky TV Channel Number|
|Star Sports 1 Hindi||460|
|Star Sports 1 HD Hindi||459|
|Star Sports 1||455|
|Star Sports 1 HD||454|
|Star Sports Select 1||464|
|Star Sports Select 1 HD||463|
|Star Sports 2||457|
|Star Sports 2 HD||456|
|Star Sports Select 2||466|
|Star Sports Select 2 HD||465|
|Star Sports 1 Tamil||1551|
|Star Sports 1 Telugu||1446|
|Star Sports 1 Kannada||1645|
|DD Sports SD (FREE)||453|
Below mentioned is the Dish TV Channel list to watch the South Africa Tour of India 2022 T20Is on Star Sports in India
|Dish TV Channel List||Dish TV Channel Number|
|Star Sports 1 Hindi||621|
|Star Sports 1 HD Hindi||620|
|Star Sports 1||649|
|Star Sports 1 HD||648|
|Star Sports Select 1||621|
|Star Sports Select 1 HD||620|
|Star Sports 2||651|
|Star Sports 2 HD||650|
|Star Sports Select 2||625|
|Star Sports Select 2 HD||624|
|Star Sports 1 Tamil||1865|
|Star Sports 1 Telugu||2433|
|Star Sports 1 Kannada||2675|
Below mentioned is the Videocon D2H Channel list to watch South Africa Tour of India 2022 T20Is on Star Sports in India
|Videocon D2h TV Channel List||Videocon DTH TV Channel Number|
|Star Sports 1 Hindi||407|
|Star Sports 1 HD Hindi||925|
|Star Sports 1||401|
|Star Sports 1 HD||923|
|Star Sports Select 1||429|
|Star Sports Select 1 HD||929|
|Star Sports 2||403|
|Star Sports 2 HD||924|
|Star Sports Select 2||430|
|Star Sports Select 2 HD||930|
|Star Sports 1 Tamil||521|
|Star Sports 1 Telugu||750|
|Star Sports 1 Kannada||689|
Below mentioned is the Sun Direct TV Channel list to watch South Africa Tour of India 2022 T20Is on Star Sports in India
|Sun Direct TV Channel List||Sun Direct TV Channel Number|
|Star Sports 1 Hindi||500|
|Star Sports 1 HD Hindi||984|
|Star Sports 1||500|
|Star Sports 1 HD||984|
|Star Sports Select 1 HD||987|
|Star Sports 2||502|
|Star Sports 2 HD||986|
|Star Sports Select 2 HD||988|
|DD Sports SD (FREE)||510|
Below mentioned is the Hathway TV Channel list to watch South Africa Tour of India 2022 T20Is on Star Sports in India
|Hathway TV Channel List||Hathway TV Channel Number|
|Star Sports 1 Hindi||164|
|Star Sports 1 HD Hindi||165|
|Star Sports 1||166|
|Star Sports 1 HD||167|
|Star Sports Select 1||160|
|Star Sports 2||168|
|Star Sports 2 HD||169|
|Star Sports Select 2 HD||1645|
|DD Sports SD (FREE)||189|
Below mentioned is the Kerala Vision DTH Channel list to watch the South Africa Tour of India 2022 T20Is on Star Sports in India
|Kerala Vision DTH TV Channel List||Kerala Vision DTH TV Channel Number|
|Star Sports 1||101|
|Star Sports Select 1||104|
|Star Sports 2||102|
|Star Sports Select 2||115|
|DD Sports SD (FREE)||113|
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 – Prize Money
On 30 September 2022, the ICC announced the prize money for the tournament.
|Stage||Prize money (US$)||Teams/matches||Total|
|Bonus for winning a “Super 12” match||40,000||30||1,200,000|
|Teams get knocked out in the “Super 12” stage||70,000||8||560,000|
|Bonus for winning a “First round” match||40,000||12||480,000|
|Teams get knocked out in the “First round”||40,000||4||160,000|
Recent news reports from ICC
- Bangladesh shuffle the pack with two last-minute squad changes
- Pakistan bolster batting stocks with change to T20 World Cup squad
- India name Bumrah replacement in T20 World Cup squad
- Rahul, Ashwin efforts in vain as India lose to Western Australia
- Buttler’s troops aim to recreate 2010 glory – England team preview
- Sriram open to changes in Bangladesh’s T20 World Cup squad
- Positive signs for Pakistan, New Zealand ahead of T20 World Cup
Click here to read more updates about the squads, their preparation f0r the tournament and more.