You must be wondering about the ICC t20 World Cup 2016 Teams! No worries, as you are at the right place. You will get the whole information about the teams participating in the ICC t20 world cup 2016 teams.
ICC stands for International Cricket council. This is the sixth ICC T20 world cup. This time, INDIA has got the golden opportunity of hosting the ICC championship. For the first time, the country is hosting the major ICC world cup without any collaboration.
According to the ICC officials, T20 world cup matches will be held from 8th of March to 3rd of April. New Delhi and Mumbai will host the semi-finals on 30 and 31 March, respectively. The Grand Finale will be held on 3rd of April on the grounds of Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
ICC T20 WORLD CUP 2016 TEAMS
Following are the top 16 teams who are participating in ICC T20 World Cup 2016.
- New Zealand
- South Africa
- Sri Lanka
- West Indies
- Hong Kong
ICC T20 WORLD CUP 2016 TEAMS: Top 8
- Indian Cricket Team: Team India is favorites for World Cup 2016. They are No.1 in T20 rankings. India’s top order is very strong and the middle order is also powerful for scoring quick runs. The bowling department is not much powerful but the spin department is very handy in T20 matches.
- West Indies: Team West Indies is at the 2nd spot in ICC T20 rankings. West Indies look like a complete side. They have good spin bowlers, strong middle order, and fiery top order.
- Sri Lanka: Team Sri Lanka is at 3rd spot in the ICC T20 rankings. The team has young talent and also has some experienced players on their side. The bowlers have always been great for their teams. They have some hard-hitting middle order batsman.
- England: Team England is at the 4th spot in ICC T20 rankings. England has all the youngsters in their T20 side. The team is very balanced and has great bowling & batting department.
- New Zealand: Team New Zealand is firing runs just before T20 World Cup. They are at 5th spot in ICC T20 rankings. The top order has the ability to play big shots and to make quick runs. In the bowling department, they have many medium fast bowlers.
- South Africa: The team South Africa is at 6th spot in the ICC T20 rankings. The bowling department actually doing well in T20s but the batting department a bit struggles on spin tracks.
- Pakistan Cricket Team: Team Pakistan is at the 7th spot in ICC T20 rankings. The team is struggling in the T20 matches because the bowling line up is not doing the best for the team as well as the fielding department is not best.
- Australia: Team Australia is not performing well in ICC T20 cricket. They are at 8th spot in the ICC T20 rankings. Australia opening pair has the ability to score runs but the middle order is not doing the best for the team. In the bowling department, no solid bowling partnership is seen in the previous years.
ICC T20 WORLD CUP 2016 TEAMS: Qualifier Teams
Following Teams are the qualifiers team. Top 2 teams will join the top 8 teams for the super 10 round matches.
- Bangladesh: Team Bangladesh is not performing well in the T20 matches. The reason might be their batting department and the injuries of the players.
- Zimbabwe: Team Zimbabwe has some experienced players and all-rounders in their side but they are not consistent with their form.
- Scotland: Team Scotland is emerging as a good team in International cricket. They have some experienced campaigners in their side those are playing so much of local cricket.
- Ireland: Team Ireland always put up nice show in the World Cup matches they always give tough competition to their opposition. They have lots of experience on their side.
- Hong Kong: Team Hong Kong is a good cricket team, they have some nice experienced players. They are at the 12th spot in ICC T20 rankings.
- Netherlands: Team Netherlands is at the 13th spot in the latest ICC T20 rankings. They have so many all-rounders in their side.
- Afghanistan: Team Afghanistan has completely stunned the cricket viewers by their some amazing performances in recent times. They are now the 9th spot in the ICC T20 rankings.
- Oman: Team Oman has not played so many matches in the international cricket but still they are challenging other teams in ICC T20 World Cup 2016.