In all 16 groups will contest the event, together with Indonesia and Rwanda, who will characteristic in a show-piece occasion in cricket for the primary time.
The groups are cut up into 4 teams, with the highest three from every group going by means of to a Tremendous 6 spherical. The semi-finals will each be held on January 27, with a reserve day slotted for twenty eighth.
Group A contains Australia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and USA, Group B is England, Pakistan, Zimbabwe and Rwanda, Group C is Eire, Indonesia, New Zealand and West Indies, whereas Group D contains India, South Africa, UAE and Scotland.
4 video games will performed every day throughout spherical one, unfold throughout the JB Marks Oval and NW College Oval in Potchefstroom, and Willowmoore Park and Willowmoore Park B in Benoni. Australia and Bangladesh play the event opener at Willowmoore Park on January 14, whereas India open their account towards South Africa later that night.
Within the Tremendous 6s, groups from teams A and D will face one another, and groups from Teams B tackle these from Group C for a spot within the semis.
The principle occasion will likely be preceded by 16 warm-up matches between January 9 and 11 in Johannesburg and Tshwane.