The first match is going to be played between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka on September 18 as the opening match of the Cup. Critics have already started the blame game complaining too much of cricket especially Twenty20 cricket is the root for fatigue among players and the T20 World Cup time table should be reviewed in order to save cricket. The 20 odd day long tournament will be concluded with the final match played at the Premdasa Stadium on October 7. The T20 World Cup fixtures include participating nations like Sri Lanka (the host), Zimbabwe, Australia, Ireland, Afghanistan, India, South Africa, New Zealand, Bangladesh, West Indies, Pakistan and England. In spite of the T20 fever of IPL donning the cricket World right now, the T20 World Cup is expected to throw a lot of surprises off the shore.