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Updated December 22nd, 2023 at 18:22 IST

T20 World Cup: India vs Pakistan set to take place in US, New York City to host the match - Reports

With the T20 World Cup being co-hosted in West Indies & USA, the India vs Pakistan match will be a spectacle among the fans.

Pavitra Shome
Team India
A sea of fans wearing the Team India jersey came to support the team | Image: AP
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The anticipation for the T20 World Cup is gradually taking pace as the coveted Twenty-20 tournament is set to take place in the West Indies and the United States, which will be co-hosting the tournament. The schedule and fixtures are yet to arrive, the showcase of the tournament will be the India vs Pakistan match, a fixture that turns a lot of attention in the world. With Cricket emerging popular among the US fans, the country sought the opportunity and was able to bring one of ICC's premier events.  

Three things you need to know

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  • The T20 World Cup is set to take place in 2024
  • USA and West Indies will co-host the tournament
  • The schedule for the T20 World Cup[ is yet to come

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India vs Pakistan T20 World Cup match to be hosted in the US - Reports 

The match between two longstanding opponents, the Indian Cricket Team and the Pakistan Cricket Team, one of the premier rivalries in International cricket, will be up against each other in the T20 World Cup. Since both countries do not take part in a bilateral series due to the everlasting tensions between both countries, these tournaments are the only time when both countries face each other in action. 

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As per The Guardian, the India-Pakistan T20 World Cup group stage match will take place in the US' most prominent city, New York. While some changes are still possible, the fixtures for the tournament have been finalized, but they are yet to be made public.

Virat Kohli in action against Pakistan in the ODI World Cup | Image: AP

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Three venues in the US confirmed as venues for T20 World Cup

To bridge the gap between cricket and the sporting culture in the US, the ICC made a big leap to bring a major event to the US. Moreover, with reports of having the India-Pakistan clash in NYC, it could draw a lot of audiences. In the States, three venues have been finalized that will play host to the matches. As per reports, the Central Broward Park in Florida, Grand Prairie Stadium in Texas and Eisenhower Park on Long Island, NY. The first two are dedicated cricket stadiums and a temporary stadium with a capacity of 34,000 seats is being built for the same.

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Published December 22nd, 2023 at 08:57 IST

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