FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule in Indian Standard Time (IST): The moment to celebrate the biggest football mania FIFA 2022 World Cup will kick start after a couple of months from November 20 and will last until December 18, 2022. It is for the second time the tournament is going to be hosted in the Asian country Qatar the first being co-hosted in South Korea and Japan in 2002. It is after every four years, that the FIFA World Cup is organized in the month of June-July, however this time it will be an exception where the event in Qatar will take place from November – December due to adverse weather conditions.
People from India and its subcontinent are huge fans of this widely popular sport. Although team India has not qualified for the tournament, there are millions of fans eagerly waiting to know the complete match schedule of the upcoming FIFA 2022 Qatar World Cup in Indian Standard Time (IST).
The tournament will be hosted in Qatar which comes under Arabia Standard Time (AST) which runs three hours ahead of the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The Indian Standard Time (IST) is five hours and thirty minutes ahead of UTC and therefore the match will start two hours and thirty minutes earlier according to IST. The Opening match on November 20, at the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, will kick start at 9:30 PM IST. The final match will be played on December 18, 2022, at 8:30 PM IST.