ICC World Cup 2019 Full Schedule. Hi, Friends are you ready for ICC World Cup 2019. The 12th edition of Cricket World Cup ( ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 ), is scheduled to be hosted and England And Wales, from 30 May to 14th Of July 2019.
England will open the tournament on 30 May with South Africa, The ICC World Twenty-20 winners and two times former Champions West Indies will be going to launch their Defence on 31 May Against Former ICC Champions Trophy Winners Pakistan in Trent Bridge, Nottingham. New Zealand to play their first match on 1st June with Sri Lanka in Cardiff and Australia will launch its defense against the ICC World Cup Qualifier Afghanistan On 1st July in Bristol, it will be a day/night match.
India, the Winner of 1983 and 2011 World Cup who also have Won the ICC Champions Trophy in 2013 in England, will play their first match against South Africa on June 5 At Rose Bowl In Southampton
In essence, Each team will play it’s five matches from 30 May to 6th Of June before the knockout matches start. Each team will play with the other team in a single league format after 45 matches leading to semi-finals. Overall 48 Matches will be played in the 46 Day tournament.
The Knockout stage will have two semi-finals the winners of which will progress to the Final at Lord’s. Old Trafford in Manchester and Edgbaston in Birmingham will stage the semi-finals on 9th and 11th of July. While the Lord’s will be hosting World Cup Final 5th time, on 14 July. All of these three matches are having the reserve days also.
Eleven World class Venues will be used in this tournament, Edgbaston in Birmingham will host 6 Mathes ( including semi-final ), while Old Trafford in Manchester, Trent Bridge in Nottingham, Rose Bowl in Southampton, Lord’s will host 5 matches including final and Oval will also be hosting 5 matches in London, Sophia Gardens In Cardiff, Bristol County Ground in Bristol, Headingley In Leeds, Riverside Ground In Chester-le-Street and County Ground In Tauton will host 3 matches each.