Cricket world cup 2019 is a global cricket Championship occasion directed by International Cricket Council (ICC). The arrangement of this occasion is 50 overs One day International Cricket (ODI) cricket and it very well may be held at regular intervals time range since 1975. This competition is a standout among the most viewed games in the world.
Upcoming cricket world cup 2019 is set to be sorted out by England and Wales. It is the 12th edition of the cricket world cup. The competition will be held from 30th May to 14th July. This year 10 groups will fight it out for the title. CPH Graphic try to give some information about world cup. Let’s dive into the fascinating facts about the Cricket World cup 2019.
Venues: cricket world cup 2019 venue are below
|Kennington Oval (London)||
|Trent Bridge (Nottingham)||
Emirates Old Trafford (Manchester)
|County Ground (Bristol)||
|The Rose Bowl (Southampton)||Lord’s (London)|
The Cooper Associates County Ground (Taunton)
Riverside Ground (Chester-le-Street)
Sophia Gardens (Cardiff)
Squad: The 10 Teams squad of Cricket World Cup 2019 are – cricket world cup 2019 teams
Prize money for the tournament:
- The winner of the tournament will receive the amount of US$ 4,800,000.
- The runner-up of the tournament receives the amount of US$ 2,200,000.
- Both the losers of the semifinal will have prize money of US$ 1,100,100.
- Team participating in the tournament will receive US$ 500,000.
- Total Amount of the tournament is around US$ 14,000,000.
List of Champions: The Champions of Cricket World Cup (1975-2015) is given below – cricket world cup champion team list
World cup records:
⇒ The most run scored by Sachin Tendulkar a total of 2278 runs from 1992 to 2011.
⇒ The highest individual score in the world cup history is Martin Guptil (237 runs against West Indies in 2015).
⇒ The highest partnership in the world cup history are Chris Gayle and Marlon (372 runs against Zimbabwe).
⇒ Sachin Tendulkar holds the record of single tournament and most hundreds in the world cup history.
⇒ The most wickets had taken in the world cup tournament is Glenn McGrath (71 Wickets).
⇒ Glenn McGrath has the most wickets in single tournament and best bowling figures in the world cup history.
⇒ The highest winning percentage team is Australia in the tournament which is around 74% and also having most consecutive wins.
⇒ Kumar Sangakkara has a record of 54 dismissals by a wicket keeper in the world cup tournament.
⇒ Most catches in the history of the world cup belongs to Ricky Ponting.
Amazing facts about world cup 2019:
⇒ The World Cup 2019 is the 12th edition tournament. England and Wales are hosting this tournament.
⇒ The World Cup 2019’s final match will going to happen in the Lord’s Cricket Ground. This will be the 5th time world cup final match has taken place in the Lord’s venue which means this is the 5th time England is hosting the tournament.
⇒ Previously in the year 1975, 1979, 1983 and 1999 England hosted the world cup.
⇒ Since 1983, for the first time in the world cup championship, Zimbabwe will not participate in the tournament.
⇒ World cup trophy weight is 11 kilogram which is 24.25 pounds and the height of the trophy is 650mm.
⇒ Only 10 teams qualifying for this year world cup because tournament size is bigger.
⇒ There are no associate member nation’s teams in this world cup.
⇒ In a Cricket World Cup history, this is the 1st time that the broadcast will produce 360° replays provided by Piero. It will help providing in-depth analysis of big moments in the game.
⇒ The drone camera will also provide by Batcam and will also provide roving Buggy Cam for a ground level view of proceedings of all venues across England and Wales.
⇒ The Sri Lanka Cricket will wear a new jersey’s made out of recycled ocean plastic for the World Cup 2019. The images of turtles in the Sri Lankan jersey will sending a strong message about saving the Ocean.
Schedule: The ICC World Cup 2019’s match schedule is given below