ICC T20 World Cup 2021 is taking place from 17th October in Oman and UAE. Al Amerat Cricket Ground, Muscat, Oman is one of the four venues that has been selected by the ICC to host T20 WC 2021.
Therefore, Al Amerat Cricket Ground will be hosting Round 1 matches for the qualifying teams in Oman. You can get all the detailed information about Al Amerat Cricket Ground Venue for T20 World Cup 2021 here on this page.
Commonly, known as Oman Cricket Academy Ground, Al Amerat Cricket ground have been chose by ICC as the venue for T20 World Cup 2021. This cricket stadium is located in Muscat city of Oman.
Al Amerat Cricket Ground was established in 2012. And, this stadium is owned and operated by Oman Cricket Board. Apart from it, this cricket stadium is also the home ground for T20 World Cup 2021 hosting nation, Oman.
Oman Cricket Board announced the construction of International Cricket Facility at Al Amarat about 15 km away from Muscat City of Oman. The project cost was estimated to be 2 Million Omani Rials. In 2012, Al Amerat Cricket Ground was built and the first T20 match was played at this venue in 2019 between Bahrain and Saudia Arabia.
The flood Lights were installed on this cricket ground in 2015 to host Day and night matches. Al Amerat Cricket Ground has the capacity to entertain 2000 to 3,000 cricket spectators. Currently, it holds two ends named as Al Amerat End and Pavilion End.
After the postponement of T20 World Cup 2020 in Australia, ICC Moved the T20 World Cup 2021 venue to the India. However, due to the risen concerns for Covid in India, ICC moved the T20 World Cup to Oman and UAE. Al Amerat Cricket Ground will host the Round 1 matches for Qualifying teams. As announced by ICC, Six Round 1 stages will be held at Oman Cricket Ground.
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|Oman vs Papua New Guinea||Oct 17, 2021||Watch Live Match|
|Bangladesh vs Scotland||Oct 17, 2021||Watch Live Match|
|Scotland vs Papua New Guinea||Oct 19, 2021||Watch Live Match|
|Oman vs Bangladesh||Oct 19, 2021||Watch Live Match|
|Bangladesh vs Papua New Guinea||Oct 21, 2021||Watch Live Match|
|Oman vs Scotland||Oct 21, 2021||Watch Live Match|
The Pitch Conditions on Al Amerat Cricket Ground are turf. It is said, such pitch condition generate a lot of pace and bounce for fast bowlers. Therefore, T20 World Cup 2021 matches will be dominated by the bowlers. Also, Matches at Al Amerat Cricket Ground will witness low scoring totals due to the grass on the pitch.
Al Amerat Cricket Ground Weather in October and September remains hot through the day and night. The average temperature her remains 30 Degrees with humid conditions. So, The T20 World Cup Players will surely need Drinks break during the match to keep the de-hydration away.
Al Amerat Cricket Ground will host the inaugural match of T20 World Cup 2021 on 17th October between Oman and Papua New Guinea from Group B. Here is the full schedule and fixtures for Al Amerat Cricket Ground in T20 World Cup 2021.