Cricket World Cup, international cricket championship held at four-year intervals that is the premier contest in one-day cricket and one of the most-watched sporting events in the world. The event was first held in England in 1975. Learn more about the Cricket World Cup in this article.
The World Cup final on July 14, 2019 was a day of excruciating drama but even at those moments when all hope seemed to have been lost for England (and there were lots of those) there was Morgan Mar 27, 2015 · Cricket World Cup: The long path to preparing the WC final pitch. By Jesse Hogan. March 27, 2015 — 8.48pm. Normal text size Larger text size Very large text size. A total of 20 teams have played in an ICC Cricket World Cup game, but the number of participants has dwindled over the years. For the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, only 10 teams will participate, including two qualifiers. This is a far cry from 14 teams that took part in 2015. The next ICC Cricket World Cup will be held in 2023 for men. The T20 World Cup will now be held back-to-back in 2021 and 2022 after the 2020 event was delayed by a year. The (2020) T20 World Cup will take place in October-November 2021 in Australia. The Cricket World Cup (50 overs) scheduled for February and March 2023 in India will go ahead in October and November that year.
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Feb 20, 2020 World cup - Wikipedia A world cup is a global sporting competition in which the participant entities – usually international teams or individuals representing their countries – compete for the title of world champion. A world cup is generally considered the premier competition in its sport, with the victor attaining the highest honour in that sport and able to lay claim to the title of their sport's best.
Jun 18, 2020 · Sri Lanka "sold" the 2011 World Cup final to India, the country's former sports minister said on Thursday, reviving one of cricket's most explosive match-fixing controversies. Mahindananda Aluthgamage, who was sports minister at the time, is the second senior figure to allege the final was fixed, after 1996 World Cup-winning skipper Arjuna
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