World Cup 2023: The ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 is to be held in India this year. Official preparations have been started for this. It is to begin on October 5 at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. The tournament will begin with the New Zealand vs England match and end on 19 November 2023. All the teams will play practice matches before the main tournament. Its list has been released by the ICC, which will be held in India later this year. All of these ten teams will play two warm-up matches before the start, which will begin on October 5.
Practice match will be held in three cities of India
The practice matches of the ICC Cricket World Cup will be organized in three cities of India. Which will be held in Guwahati, Hyderabad and Thiruvananthapuram. During this, the Pakistan team led by Babar Azam will play both their practice matches in Hyderabad only. The Pakistan team will play its first warm-up match against New Zealand on 29 September. On the other hand, the Pakistan team will play its last practice match with Team India on October 3 at the Hyderabad ground itself.
World Cup matches will be held in 10 cities
The ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 event will be held at 10 different venues in India. In which India’s Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Dharamshala, Pune, New Delhi, Ahmedabad and Bengaluru have been included.
10 teams will be involved
A total of 10 teams have been included in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 being held in India, which include India, South Africa, Bangladesh, New Zealand, England, Australia, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Let us tell you that these 10 teams have directly qualified for this prestigious tournament. In this year’s ICC World Cup Qualifier in Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka and Netherlands qualified for the tournament by finishing in the top two.
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