Just a few years ago a new format of cricket matches was introduced. It was the T20 in which both teams get only 20 over. Obviously it got popular very quickly. The matches were much faster, which meant that people did not have to take a sick leave to watch the match. Also the players put more effort in their performance because the time is short. Thus the frequency of wickets and boundaries is very high. Due to this the matches are much more thrilling and exciting. Even the people who did not like cricket much are now the fans of T20.
If you are a true cricket fan you must know that ICC T20 world cup is this year. It will start in just a couple of months and you need to be ready for it. An ordinary person does not need to worry about it. But a true fan needs to do their homework. Here are a few things that you should do before the matches start.
- The most important thing is to check the T20 world cup 2016 location. If it is being organized in your or a nearby country then you have the chance to watch it in the stadium. Of course the hardcore fans do not care about the location and they will go and watch it no matter how far is the host country. You can get the details about the location of every match from the internet.
- The second thing you need to know is the schedule. You can easily get T20 world cup 2016 schedule PDF from any of the several websites that have this info. Once you have it, you should compare it with your work schedule. If you are not traveling to the host country for the whole tournament, you need to make free time to watch as many matches live as possible. There are several channels that will broadcast the matches on TV. You can also watch the match online while in the office.
- The last but not least thing to do is to check the ICC T20 ranking of all the teams, not just your favorite ones. Compare that to the format of the tournament to make predictions about the results of all the matches. This is the best way to test your cricket knowledge and to know whether you are a true fan or not.