Cricket is most popular among Asian countries like India, Srilanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, England, Australia etc.,
The 20 20 worldcup tournament is conducted by ICC. The participating teams are:
Group A - India, Bangladesh, Ireland
Group B - Pakistan, England, Netherlands
Group C - Australia, Sri Lanka, West Indies
Group D - New Zealand, South Africa, Scotland
Group E - A1, B2, C1, D2
Group F - B1, A2, C2, D1
First match Friday, June 5 England vs Netherlands at Lord's
Here is the schedule of Twenty20 cricket world cup 2009.
Placement for the Super Eight stage is determined as follows:
The first two teams in each group are placed 1 or 2. They will retain this position for the Super Eight stage, irrespective of whether they finish first or second in their group, unless they are knocked out by the team 3 in their group. In this instance, team 3 replaces the position of the team they knock out.
The teams finishing first and second in groups E and F, based on points obtained in the Super Eight stage will compete in the semi-finals