The 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup is scheduled to be the seventh ICC Women’s T20 World Cup tournament. It is scheduled to be held in Australia between 21 February and 8 March 2020. The final will take place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on International Women’s Day. It will be a standalone tournament, held six months ahead of the men’s tournament. Australia are the defending champions, and will play their opening match of the tournament against India.
The tournament will feature 10 teams. The eight top-ranked teams based on finishing positions from the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 qualified automatically. The remaining two qualification spots will be determined through a qualifying tournament.