Desert T20 2017 Schedule & Match Fixtures

The new T20 tournament introduced by the Emirates Cricket Board, Desert T20 2017 is all set to kick off from 14 January and will end on 20 January 2017. The tournament will feature eight Associate countries including UAE, Afghanistan, Hong Kong, Ireland, Namibia, Netherlands, Oman and Scotland. The cricket competition is scheduled to be held in Dubai across two venues. You can find complete Desert T20 2017 schedule below.

The seven-day competition named the Desert T20 will be played in a round-robin and knockout format. All the 8 teams are divided into two groups – Group A and B. Afghanistan, Ireland, Namibia and the United Arab Emirates are in A while Netherlands, Scotland, Oman and Hong Kong in Group B. The first match will take place between Scotland and Hong Kong. Let’s take a look at the Desert T20 2017 schedule and full match fixtures.

Desert T20 2017 Schedule

Desert T20 2017 Schedule

Date Match Time (Local) Venue
Jan 14, 2017 Hong Kong vs Scotland, Group B 2:00 PM Abu Dhabi
Jan 14, 2017 Afghanistan vs Ireland, Group A 7:00 PM Abu Dhabi
Jan 15, 2017 Netherlands vs Oman, Group B 2:00 PM Abu Dhabi
Jan 15, 2017 United Arab Emirates vs Namibia, Group A 7:00 PM Abu Dhabi
Jan 16, 2017 Hong Kong vs Oman, Group B 2:00 PM Abu Dhabi
Jan 16, 2017 United Arab Emirates vs Afghanistan, Group A 7:00 PM Abu Dhabi
Jan 17, 2017 Ireland vs Namibia, Group A 2:00 PM Abu Dhabi
Jan 17, 2017 Netherlands vs Scotland, Group B 7:00 PM Abu Dhabi
Jan 18, 2017 United Arab Emirates vs Ireland, Group A 2:00 PM Dubai
Jan 18, 2017 Hong Kong vs Netherlands, Group B 7:00 PM Dubai
Jan 19, 2017 Afghanistan vs Namibia, Group A 2:00 PM Dubai
Jan 19, 2017 Oman vs Scotland, Group B 7:00 PM Dubai
Jan 20, 2017 TBC vs TBC, 1st Semi-final 10:00 AM Dubai
TBC vs TBC, 2nd Semi-final 2:30 PM Dubai
TBC vs TBC, Final 7:00 PM Dubai

As per Desert T20 2017 schedule, the league will feature 15 matches including two semi final and final and it will be played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi and Dubai Sports City’s International Cricket Stadium.

2017 Desert T20 Teams

  • Afghanistan
  • Hong Kong
  • Ireland
  • Namibia
  • Netherlands
  • Oman
  • Scotland
  • United Arab Emirates

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