Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 begins on December 18 – full schedule

Cricket enthusiasts around the world are gearing up for the much-anticipated Emirates D10 Tournament 2023, scheduled to kick off on December 18 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). This dynamic 10-over tournament promises a cricketing spectacle, featuring seven competitive teams vying for supremacy in a total of 45 matches. Let’s delve into the details of this thrilling cricket extravaganza set to captivate fans worldwide.

Participating Teams:

The Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 will witness the participation of seven formidable teams, each eager to showcase their cricketing prowess. The competing teams include Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Emirates Blues, Emirates Red, Fujairah, and Sharjah. These teams will engage in fierce competition, battling it out in the fast-paced and action-packed 10-over format.

Tournament Format:

As per the Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 schedule, each team will face the other sides twice in a double round-robin format during the league stage. This rigorous format ensures that teams have ample opportunities to prove their mettle and secure a spot in the knockout stages. The top four teams in the standings at the conclusion of the league matches will qualify for the semi-finals.

Venue:

All the high-octane action of the Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 will unfold at the Malek Cricket Ground 1 in Ajman. This state-of-the-art venue is set to provide the perfect backdrop for the intense clashes and thrilling moments that characterize T10 cricket.

Road to the Finals:

After the league stage, the top four teams will advance to the semi-finals, where they will face off in a bid to secure a coveted spot in the tournament final. The clash of titans in the semi-finals is scheduled to take place on December 30, setting the stage for an epic showdown to determine the ultimate champion of the Emirates D10 Tournament 2023.

Defending Champions:

Fujairah, the triumphant team from the previous edition, will be back to defend their title. In a stunning display of skill and determination, Fujairah emerged victorious by defeating Abu Dhabi by 62 runs in the final held in June. Can they repeat their success and secure back-to-back championships, or will a new contender rise to claim the coveted trophy?

Where to Watch in India:

For cricket enthusiasts in India, the live action of the Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 will be available exclusively on the FanCode app and website. The tournament promises to deliver an immersive viewing experience, allowing fans to catch every moment of the exhilarating matches from the comfort of their homes.

No Telecast on TV:

It’s important to note that there will be no live telecast of the Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 on any TV channel in India. However, with the accessibility of live streaming on the FanCode platform, fans can still follow the heart-pounding moments and cheer for their favorite teams in real-time.

Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 schedule with match start times in India Standard Time (IST):

DateMatchStart Time (IST)
Monday, Dec 18Emirates Blues vs Sharjah4:30 PM
Ajman vs Emirates Red6:45 PM
Dubai vs Fujairah9:00 PM
Abu Dhabi vs Emirates Red11:15 PM
Tuesday, Dec 19Sharjah vs Fujairah4:30 PM
Emirates Blues vs Emirates Red6:45 PM
Ajman vs Abu Dhabi9:00 PM
Emirates Blues vs Dubai11:15 PM
Wednesday, Dec 20Emirates Red vs Fujairah4:30 PM
Sharjah vs Dubai6:45 PM
Emirates Blues vs Abu Dhabi9:00 PM
Ajman vs Sharjah11:15 PM
Thursday, Dec 21Emirates Blues vs Ajman4:30 PM
Abu Dhabi vs Fujairah6:45 PM
Emirates Red vs Dubai9:00 PM
Abu Dhabi vs Sharjah11:15 PM
Friday, Dec 22Abu Dhabi vs Dubai4:30 PM
Ajman vs Fujairah6:45 PM
Emirates Red vs Sharjah9:00 PM
Emirates Blues vs Fujairah11:15 PM
Saturday, Dec 23Sharjah vs Fujairah4:30 PM
Ajman vs Abu Dhabi6:45 PM
Emirates Blues vs Emirates Red9:00 PM
Ajman vs Dubai11:15 PM
Sunday, Dec 24Emirates Blues vs Sharjah4:30 PM
Ajman vs Emirates Red6:45 PM
Dubai vs Fujairah9:00 PM
Abu Dhabi vs Emirates Red11:15 PM
Tuesday, Dec 26Emirates Blues vs Abu Dhabi4:30 PM
Sharjah vs Dubai6:45 PM
Emirates Red vs Fujairah9:00 PM
Ajman vs Sharjah11:15 PM
Wednesday, Dec 27Ajman vs Fujairah4:30 PM
Abu Dhabi vs Dubai6:45 PM
Emirates Red vs Sharjah9:00 PM
Emirates Blues vs Dubai11:15 PM
Thursday, Dec 28Emirates Red vs Dubai6:45 PM
Abu Dhabi vs Fujairah9:00 PM
Emirates Blues vs Ajman11:15 PM
Friday, Dec 29Emirates Blues vs Fujairah6:45 PM
Ajman vs Dubai9:00 PM
Abu Dhabi vs Sharjah11:15 PM
Saturday, Dec 30Semi-final 14:30 PM
Semi-final 26:45 PM
Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 final10:45 PM

As the cricketing world eagerly awaits the commencement of the Emirates D10 Tournament 2023, anticipation and excitement are reaching a fever pitch. With seven competitive teams, a thrilling format, and the backdrop of the UAE, this T10 extravaganza promises to be a cricketing spectacle like no other. Fans can brace themselves for fast-paced action, spectacular shots, and nail-biting moments as the teams battle for supremacy in the quest for the Emirates D10 Tournament 2023 title.