Cricket WorldCup 2019
Cricket World cup 2019 is officially the ICC 2019 Cricket world cup. This will be starting from 30 May 2019 to 14 July 2019. The Worldcup 2019 will be hosted by England and wales. This is the fifth time that it will be held in England and Wales after 1975, 1979, 83 and 99.
2019 cricked world cup host
England and Wales will host the Worldcup 2019 and it is over a decade after winning rights. The hosting rights of 2011, 15 and 2019 were also awarded in 2006. Though, initially, Wales and England put a joint bid for the World cup 2015. However, for the 2011 tournament, a joint Asian bid was offered the 2015 hosting rights. Nevertheless, England and Wales were assured the 2019 rights on agreeing to withdraw the bid for 2015, and they did. Thus, the worldcup 2019 playing country is England and Wales. You can also watch the Worldcup in online through Hotstar web portal. And Can get live cricket updates as well as Live Cricket Scores from the CricBuzz App.
2019 Cricket world cup qualification
Worldcup 2019 qualified team are 10 teams. In 2011 and 2015 there were 14 teams, but this year ICC has arrived at a decision to have few teams and to make the competition better.
England qualifies as they are the hosts. Today, the International Cricket Council confirmed the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 schedule to be staged from 30 May to 14 July in England and Wales.
England will open on 30 May at The Oval the tournament and will take on with South Africa, and at the same time Australia will launch on 1 June their title defence in Bristol in a day/night match against Afghanistan, the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier.
Trophy winners are the reigning ICC champions and the former champions. Pakistan will initiate against Twenty 20 winners the Windies their campaign on 31 May in Nottingham and Trent Bridge. In fact, Windies are two-time former champions.
World champions of 1983 and 2011, India also won the ICC Champions in 2013 in England and Wales. India will play on 5 June their first match in Southampton, the Hampshire Bowl against South Africa. Their feature match will be on 16 June in Manchester at Old Trafford against Pakistan, their traditional rivals.
The two semi-finals will be held in Manchester Old Trafford and in Birmingham, Edgbaston on 9 and 11 July, while for the fifth time the World Cup final will play host at the Lord’s.
The Best Teams for Worldcup 2019 Schedule and Venue:
|Cardiff Wales Stadium, Cardiff||County Ground Taunton, Taunton|
|1 June – New Zealand v Sri Lanka (d)||8 June – Afghanistan v New Zealand (d/n)|
|4 June – Afghanistan v Sri Lanka (d)||12 June – Australia v Pakistan (d)|
|8 June – England v Bangladesh (d)||17 June – Windies v Bangladesh (d)|
|15 June – South Africa v Afghanistan (d/n)||Hampshire Bowl, Southampton|
|County Ground Bristol, Bristol||5 June – South Africa v India (d)|
|1 June – Afghanistan v Australia (d/n)||10 June – South Africa v Windies (d)|
|7 June – Pakistan v Sri Lanka (d)||14 June – England v Windies (d)|
|11 June – Bangladesh v Sri Lanka (d)||22 June – India v Afghanistan (d)|
|Edgbaston, Birmingham||24 June – Bangladesh v Afghanistan (d)|
|19 June: New Zealand v South Africa (d)||Headingley, Leeds|
|26 June: New Zealand v Pakistan (d)||21 June – England v Sri Lanka (d)|
|30 June: England v India (d)||29 June – Pakistan v Afghanistan (d)|
|2 July – Bangladesh v India (d)||4 July – Afghanistan v Windies (d)|
|11 July – Second semi-final (2 v 3) (d)||6 July – Sri Lanka v India (d)|
|12 July – Reserve day||
|Old Trafford, Manchester||23 June – Pakistan v South Africa (d)|
|16 June – India v Pakistan (d)||25 June – England v Australia (d)|
|18 June – England v Afghanistan (d)||29 June – New Zealand v Australia (d/n)|
|22 June – Windies v New Zealand (d/n)||5 July – Pakistan v Bangladesh (d/n)|
|27 June – Windies v India (d)||14 July – Final (d)|
|6 July – Australia v South Africa (d/n)||15 July – Reserve day|
|9 July – First semifinal (1 v 4) (d)||Trent Bridge, Nottingham|
|10 July – Reserve day||31 May – Windies v Pakistan (d)|
|The Oval, London||3 June – England v Pakistan (d)|
|30 May – England v South Africa (d)||6 June – Australia v Windies (d)|
|2 June –South Africa v Bangladesh (d)||13 June – India v New Zealand (d)|
|5 June – Bangladesh v New Zealand (d/n)||20 June – Australia v Bangladesh (d)|
|9 June – India v Australia (d)||The Riverside, Chester-le-Street|
|15 June – Sri Lanka v Australia (d)||28 June – Sri Lanka v South Africa (d)|
|1 July – Sri Lanka v Windies (d)|
|3 July – England v New Zealand (d)|