History ICC Cricket World Cup
Before Going through upcoming event ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Let us Briefly Elaborate about the History of ICC Cricket World Cup is the International Championship of One Day International (ODI) which is Organized after every 4 years by International Cricket Council Body. It is one of the most viewed championship league. The cricket Harmony took step in England when first match was held between Canada and United States in 1844. The first Cricket World Cup was schedule in 1975 in England. In 1890, different Cricket teams selected to tour for Cricket Match.
Session 1975 to 1979:
With the Passage of time, the number of team increased for test Cricket Match. In 1975, first time ICC introduced World Cup in which 8 teams participated to show their talent to world in the sport’s field and West Indies took this, and marked their name in the ICC World Cup. In 1979, ICC Cricket World Cup Rescheduled and for the very first time ICC introduced ICC trophy for the winning team. For this time West Indies again took ICC trophy to their homeland by defeating England with 92 Runs.
In the Next, ICC Cricket World Cup, Pakistan and India both participated for the first time and One Day International (ODI) match overs reduced from 60 overs to 50 overs for one inning. Australia played very well and took this ICC World Cup Trophy by defeating England with 7 runs in the final match.
Session 1992 to 1999:
The Next, ICC Cricket World Cup, was held in 1992. Many changes were made in the match rules. Pakistan team played under the captaincy of Imran Khan, who took full advantages of its team’s player capability and won ICC World Cup Trophy against England in the final match. The Pakistan Cricket Team then emerged in the Cricket map of World.
The 1996 ICC World Cup was held in Sub-continent and Sri Lanka overcame dismal start and defeat Australia by 7 wickets in the final match, played in the Lahore Stadium. In 1999 ICC Cricket World Cup Australia beat Pakistan with 8 wickets. The next world cup was played in new nations’ teams like Netherlands, Ireland and Scotland.
Session 2003 to 2007:
In the Next, ICC Cricket World Cup 2003, Australian players played in the best ways and mark 359 which was highest score in final match against Indian Bowlers in the history of ICC World Cup Matches. Again Australian players took trophy by defeating Indian team with 125 runs in the final match. In 2007 World Cup Australian team continues their undefeated run and defeat Sri Lanka by 29 runs in the final match.
Session 2011 to 2015:
The Next, ICC World Cup was hosted by Sri Lanka and Bangladesh together in 2011. Fourteen teams participate in the World Cup to get ICC World Cup Trophy for their homeland. For this time India won their second World Cup Trophy by defeating Sri Lanka in Final Match with 6 runs. 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup was hosted by New Zealand and Australia.
These both hosted teams reach to the final match in the world cup against each other. New Zealand reach to final by
defeating South Africa. Australian teams player won ICC World Cup trophy for the fifth time. They defeat New Zealand with 7 wickets remaining’s.
Upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup 2019:
Till yet total 20 teams took part in the ICC World Cup. In the previous two Cricket World Cup 2011 and 2015 features 14 teams. In the coming 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, the total number of features teams decrease from 14 and 10 features teams will participate with new zeal for ICC World Cup Trophy for their Homeland. The fixtures list was released by ICC on 26 April, 2018. According to which these 10 teams will play ICC World Cup.
Details of Upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Schedule:
The fixtures list was released by ICC on 26 April, 2018. All teams play with each other once. So 45 matched will be played.
It is similar like ICC Cricket World Cup 1992, which was won by Pakistan under the captaincy of Imran Khan.
Fixtures of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Schedule, May 30 – July 14:
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