There are only a few days left for the start of the Women’s ODI World Cup in New Zealand. Just like any global cricket tournament, teams will play warm-up games to get the feel of the pitch and weather conditions. The first warm up game will be played between Australia and the West Indies on February 27. The West Indies are coming off a series loss against South Africa.
On the same day, India will play South Africa, and hosts New Zealand will play Pakistan. There will be only one game on the next day between Bangladesh and England. On March 1, two games will be played. The first game will be between hosts and Australia. India and West Indies will play simultaneously. The warm-up rounds will conclude on the next day with England playing South Africa and Bangladesh playing Pakistan.
Here is the full schedule for ICC Women’s World Cup 2022 Warm-up Matches:
DATE DAY MATCH VENUE TIME in IST
February 27 Sunday Australia vs West Indies Lincoln Green, Lincoln 1:30 AM
February 27 Sunday India vs South Africa Rangiora Oval, Rangiora 1:30 AM
February 27 Sunday New Zealand vs Pakistan Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln 1:30 AM
February 28 Monday Bangladesh vs England Lincoln Green, Lincoln 1:30 AM
March 1 Tuesday New Zealand vs Australia Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln 1:30 AM
March 1 Tuesday West Indies vs India Rangiora Oval, Rangiora 1:30 AM
March 2 Wednesday South Africa vs England Bert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln 1:30 AM
March 2 Wednesday Pakistan vs Bangladesh Lincoln Green, Lincoln 1:30 AM
Television broadcast and live streaming
As of now, it is unclear whether every warm-up game will be telecasted and live streamed. However, Star Sports and Disney+Hotstar have the rights to telecast and live stream the main matches of the tournament respectively.