Updated: 5 August 2022
The Hundred 2022: Format, Team List, Full Schedule, Venues, Time Table In IST, Broadcasters. The second edition of England’s new cricket tournament, “The Hundred”, starts on August 3 and ends on September 3. The month-long 100-ball cricket tournament, which started last year, is about to witness an increase in the number of spectators along with the overall brand value.
Last year, the inception season was hit by the COVID pandemic, but still, they managed to sell quite 5 lakh tickets. This figure is predicted to increase manifold since the COVID condition has almost become pre-COVID level, with things returning to normal.
THE HUNDRED 2022: FORMAT
This is a unique cricket league involving both men’s and women’s matches simultaneously. A complete 8 teams will participate from 8 different cities in England and Wales. There will be 56 matches (32 men’s and 24 women’s). Each men’s team will play 8 games within the league stage. This includes 4 at home and 4 away.
This time, the number of matches for women has been reduced due to their involvement in the Commonwealth games 2022. It will be a 100-ball game, and therefore the matches for men and women will take place in the same stadium back-to-back. The top three teams will fight in the knockout stage to decide the final winner.
THE HUNDRED 2022: TEAM LIST
There are 8 teams participating in The Hundred 2022. There are Welsh Fire, Oval Invincibles, Birmingham Phoenix, Trent Rockets, Southern Brave, Northern Superchargers, Manchester Originals, and London Spirit.
THE HUNDRED 2022: FULL SCHEDULE
The Hundred 2022 will commence with the first Match that will be played between men’s Southern Brave and Welsh Fire at The Ageas Bowl Southampton on August 3, 2022. After this, the 2nd header round will start on August 11, 2022, where there will be two matches in a day, where men’s and women’s matches will be on the same day.
It will conclude on August 31, 2022. After this league stage is over, the Eliminator will happen on September 2, 2022, and then the tournament final will be conducted on September 3, 2022.
Full Schedule, Venues, Time Table Of The Hundred 2022:
|Date||Opponents||Match Venues||Time (IST)|
|August 3||Southern Brave vs Welsh Fire, 1st Match||The Rose Bowl, Southampton||11:30 PM|
|August 4||Oval Invincibles vs London Spirit, 2nd Match||Kennington Oval, London||11:00 PM|
|August 5||Manchester Originals vs Northern Superchargers, 3rd Match||Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester||11:00 PM|
|August 6||Trent Rockets vs Birmingham Phoenix, 4th Match||Trent Bridge, Nottingham||7:00 PM|
|August 7||Welsh Fire vs Oval Invincibles, 5th Match||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff||6:30 PM|
|August 8||London Spirit vs Manchester Originals, 6th Match||Lord’s, London||11:00 PM|
|August 9||Northern Superchargers vs Trent Rockets, 7th Match||Headingley, Leeds||11:00 PM|
|August 10||Birmingham Phoenix vs Southern Brave, 8th Match||Edgbaston, Birmingham||11:00 PM|
|August 11||Oval Invincibles vs Northern Superchargers, 9th Match||Kennington Oval, London||7:30 PM|
|August 12||Southern Brave vs London Spirit, 10th Match||The Rose Bowl, Southampton||11:00 PM|
|August 13||Manchester Originals vs Trent Rockets, 11th Match||Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester||7:00 PM|
|August 13||Welsh Fire vs Birmingham Phoenix, 12th Match||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff||10:30 PM|
|August 14||Northern Superchargers vs London Spirit, 13th Match||Headingley, Leeds||7:00 PM|
|August 14||Oval Invincibles vs Southern Brave, 14th Match||Kennington Oval, London||10:30 PM|
|August 15||Birmingham Phoenix vs Trent Rockets, 15th Match||Edgbaston, Birmingham||11:00 PM|
|August 16||Manchester Originals vs Welsh Fire, 16th Match||Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester||11:00 PM|
|August 17||Trent Rockets vs Oval Invincibles, 17th Match||Trent Bridge, Nottingham||11:30 PM|
|August 18||Southern Brave vs Manchester Originals, 18th Match||The Rose Bowl, Southampton||11:30 PM|
|August 19||Birmingham Phoenix vs Northern Superchargers, 19th Match||Edgbaston, Birmingham||11:30 PM|
|August 20||Trent Rockets vs London Spirit, 20th Match||Trent Bridge, Nottingham||11:30 PM|
|August 21||Northern Superchargers vs Manchester Originals, 21st Match||Headingley, Leeds||11:30 PM|
|August 23||Welsh Fire vs Southern Brave, 22nd Match||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff||11:00 PM|
|August 24||Oval Invincibles vs Birmingham Phoenix, 23rd Match||Kennington Oval, London||11:00 PM|
|August 25||London Spirit vs Welsh Fire, 24th Match||Lord’s, London||11:00 PM|
|August 26||Southern Brave vs Trent Rockets, 25th Match||The Rose Bowl, Southampton||11:30 PM|
|August 27||Welsh Fire vs Northern Superchargers, 26th Match||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff||11:30 PM|
|August 28||London Spirit vs Oval Invincibles, 27th Match||Lord’s, London||11:30 PM|
|August 29||Birmingham Phoenix vs Manchester Originals, 28th Match||Edgbaston, Birmingham||11:30 PM|
|August 30||Trent Rockets vs Welsh Fire, 29th Match||Trent Bridge, Nottingham||11:30 PM|
|August 31||London Spirit vs Birmingham Phoenix, 30th Match||Lord’s, London||7:30 PM|
|August 31||Northern Superchargers vs Southern Brave, 31st Match||Headingley, Leeds||11:00 PM|
|September 1||Manchester Originals vs Oval Invincibles, 32nd Match||Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester||11:00 PM|
|September 2||TBC vs TBC, Eliminator||The Rose Bowl, Southampton||11:00 PM|
|September 3||TBC vs TBC, Final||Lord’s, London||11:00 PM|
THE HUNDRED 2022: BROADCASTING RIGHTS
Sky Sports has the primary broadcasting rights for the Hundred in the UK. In the Indian sub-continent, the matches will be streamed on the FAN CODE app.
THE HUNDRED 2021: WINNERS
The inaugural edition of The Hundred, which took place last year, had a different winner for both men’s and women’s. These are as follows:
Men’s– Southern Brave
Women’s– Oval Invincibles