ICC U19 Women’s T20 World Cup warm-up fixtures announced

Dubai, Jan 7 (FN Agency) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the fixtures and venuesfor the warm-up matches ahead of the inaugural ICC U19 Women’s T20 World Cup. This historic event will see 16 teams compete in 41 matches between January 14 – 29 across four venues in Benoni and Potchefstroom.Participating teams will play two official warm-up matches on January 9 and 11 in four venuesaround the Gauteng province, namely, St Stithians College, Steyn City School, Tuks Oval and Hammanskraal Oval. Braamfischerville was initially earmarked as one of the venues, but wet outfields caused bypersistent inclement weather in the province in the last few weeks, resulted in the matchesbeing moved to Steyn City School.

ICC U19 Women’s T20 World Cup Warm-Up Fixtures:Monday, January 910:00 – 12:45: Scotland v United States of America – St Stithians CollegeIndia v Australia- Steyn City SchoolIreland v Pakistan – Tuks OvalIndonesia v Zimbabwe – Hammanskraal Oval13:45 – 16:30: United Arab Emirates v Sri Lanka – St Stithians CollegeSouth Africa v Bangladesh – Steyn City School New Zealand v Rwanda – Tuks OvalWest Indies v England – Hammanskraal OvalWednesday, January 1110:00 – 12:45: Bangladesh v India – St Stithians CollegeUnited States of America v United Arab Emirates – Steyn City SchoolEngland v Indonesia – Tuks OvalRwanda v Ireland – Hammanskraal Oval13:45 – 16:30: South Africa v Australia – St Stithians CollegeSri Lanka v Scotland – Steyn City SchoolZimbabwe v West Indies – Tuks OvalPakistan v New Zealand – Hammanskraal Oval.