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India will begin its ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2022 campaign against Pakistan on October 23 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
According to the fixture released by the International Cricket Council (ICC), the Rohit Sharma-led side is set to face the runner-up of Group A and South Africa on October 27 and October 30 respectively. Its last league games will be against Bangladesh on November 2 and the winner of Group B on November 6.
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The tournament follows the same format as the 2021 edition where Australia emerged victorious, beating New Zealand in the final in Dubai in November. Forty-five matches will be played with 16 teams in contention for the silverware across seven venues – Adelaide, Brisbane, Geelong, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.
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The Super 12s will conclude on November 6. The first semifinal will be held at the Sydney Cricket Ground on November 9, followed by the second semifinal in Adelaide the next day.
Melbourne will host the final on November 13.
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