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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: ICC confirmed complete schedule, venues, fixtures

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Published on: Apr 28, 2018

Check here for 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup complete schedule, time table, venues, fixtures. The International Cricket Council today confirmed the schedule of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which will be staged in England and Wales from 30 May, 2019 to 14 July, 2019.

The International Cricket Council has announced the schedule for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which will be held in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14. Hosts England will take on South Africa at The Oval on 30 May. Defending champions Australia will kick off their title defence on 1 June against ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier champions Afghanistan with a day/night match in Bristol.

Pakistan, the current ICC Champions Trophy winners, will begin their campaign against the ICC World Twenty20 winners West Indies at Trent Bridge in Nottingham on 31 May. India, who won the championship in 1983 and 2011, will play their opening match on 5 June against South Africa at the Hampshire Bowl in Southampton. The high-class India-Pakistan will be at Old Trafford in Manchester on 16 June.

The two semi-finals will be played at Old Trafford in Manchester and Edgbaston in Birmingham on 9 and 11 July. The big final will be played at Lord’s on 14 July. All the three knockout matches will have reserve days.

A total of 11 venues will be used for the tournament that will last 46 days. The tournament will be played in the round-robin format with each team playing each other once. After 45 matches, the top four teams will head to the semi-finals. Old Trafford in Manchester will host maximum six matches, while Edgbaston in Birmingham, Hampshire Bowl in Southampton, Lord’s and The Oval, and Trent Bridge in Nottingham will play host to five matches each. Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff and Headingley in Leeds have been given four matches each. County Ground Bristol in Bristol, County Ground Taunton in Taunton and The Riverside in Chester-le-Street will host three matches each.

ICC Chief Executive David Richardson was quoted as saying on the official website, "It’s always an exciting moment ahead of any major event to announce the schedule and for the ICC Cricket World Cup. Next summer fans around the world will be treated to compelling and competitive cricket as the best teams in the world go head to head in this round-robin format for the right to be crowned World Champions.

There are some fantastic head-to-head fixtures – England v Australia at Lord’s and India v Pakistan at Old Trafford as well as England v India at Edgbaston spring to mind. As organisers we can promise the teams and fans we will work hard to provide the perfect stage for this event.

Playing Teams list: England, South Africa, India, Australia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, West Indies

The group stage format is a round-robin, where all ten teams play each other once, in a single group. This means a total of 45 matches will be played, with each team playing a total of nine matches. The top four teams from the group will progress to the knockout stage.

Check here for 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup complete schedule, time table, venues, fixtures.

Day matches will start at 10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)

Day Night matches will start at 13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)

Date & TimeMatch Details
Thu May 30, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
1st match - England vs South Africa
at Kennington Oval, London
Fri May 31, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
2nd match - Pakistan vs West Indies
at Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Sat Jun 1, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
3rd match - New Zealand vs Sri Lanka
at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Sat Jun 1, 2019
13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)
4th match - Afghanistan vs Australia
at County Ground, Bristol (D/N)
Sun Jun 2, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
5th match - Bangladesh vs South Africa
at Kennington Oval, London
Mon Jun 3, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
6th match - England vs Pakistan
at Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Tue Jun 4, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
7th match - Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka
at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Wed Jun 5, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
8th match - India vs South Africa
at The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Wed Jun 5, 2019
13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)
9th match - Bangladesh vs New Zealand
at Kennington Oval, London (D/N)
Thu Jun 6, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
10th match - Australia vs West Indies
at Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Fri Jun 7, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
11th match - Pakistan vs Sri Lanka
at County Ground, Bristol
Sat Jun 8, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
12th match - England vs Bangladesh
at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Sat Jun 8, 2019
13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)
13th match - Afghanistan vs New Zealand
at The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton (D/N)
Sun Jun 9, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
14th match - Australia vs India
at Kennington Oval, London
Mon Jun 10, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
15th match - South Africa vs West Indies
at The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Tue Jun 11, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
16th match - Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
at County Ground, Bristol
Wed Jun 12, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
17th match - Australia vs Pakistan
at The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
Thu Jun 13, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
18th match - India vs New Zealand
at Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Fri Jun 14, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
19th match - England vs West Indies
at The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Sat Jun 15, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
20th match - Australia vs Sri Lanka
at Kennington Oval, London
Sat Jun 15, 2019
13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)
21st match - Afghanistan vs South Africa
at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff (D/N)
Sun Jun 16, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
22nd match - India vs Pakistan
at Old Trafford, Manchester
Mon Jun 17, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
23rd match - Bangladesh vs West Indies
at The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
Tue Jun 18, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
24th match - Afghanistan vs England
at Old Trafford, Manchester
Wed Jun 19, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
25th match - New Zealand vs South Africa
at Edgbaston, Birmingham
Thu Jun 20, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
26th match - Australia vs Bangladesh
at Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Fri Jun 21, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
27th match - England vs Sri Lanka
at Headingley, Leeds
Sat Jun 22, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
28th match - Afghanistan vs India
at The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Sat Jun 22, 2019
13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)
29th match - New Zealand vs West Indies
at Old Trafford, Manchester (D/N)
Sun Jun 23, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
30th match - Pakistan vs South Africa
at Lord's, London
Mon Jun 24, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
31st match - Afghanistan vs Bangladesh
at The Rose Bowl, Southampton
Tue Jun 25, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
32nd match - England vs Australia
at Lord's, London
Wed Jun 26, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
33rd match - New Zealand vs Pakistan
at Edgbaston, Birmingham
Thu Jun 27, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
34th match - India vs West Indies
at Old Trafford, Manchester
Fri Jun 28, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
35th match - South Africa vs Sri Lanka
at Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
Sat Jun 29, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
36th match - Afghanistan vs Pakistan
at Headingley, Leeds
Sat Jun 29, 2019
13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)
37th match - Australia vs New Zealand
at Lord's, London (D/N)
Sun Jun 30, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
38th match - England vs India
at Edgbaston, Birmingham
Mon Jul 1, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
39th match - Sri Lanka vs West Indies
at Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
Tue Jul 2, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
40th match - Bangladesh vs India
at Edgbaston, Birmingham
Wed Jul 3, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
41st match - England vs New Zealand
at Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
Thu Jul 4, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
42nd match - Afghanistan vs West Indies
at Headingley, Leeds
Fri Jul 5, 2019
13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)
43rd match - Bangladesh vs Pakistan
at Lord's, London (D/N)
Sat Jul 6, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
44th match - India vs Sri Lanka
at Headingley, Leeds
Sat Jul 6, 2019
13:30 local (12:30 GMT | 6 PM IST)
45th match - Australia vs South Africa
at Old Trafford, Manchester (D/N)
Tue Jul 9, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
1st Semi-final - TBC vs TBC (Reserve day)
at Old Trafford, Manchester
Thu Jul 11, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
2nd Semi-final - TBC vs TBC (Reserve day)
at Edgbaston, Birmingham
Sun Jul 14, 2019
10:30 local (09:30 GMT | 3 PM IST)
Final - TBC vs TBC (Reserve day)
at Lord's, London

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