2019 Cricket World Cup facts for kids
Quick facts for kids2019 Cricket World Cup
|Dates||30 May – 14 July|
|Administrator(s)||International Cricket Council|
|Cricket format||One Day International|
|Tournament format(s)||Round-robin and Knockout|
|Official website||Official website: https://www.cricketworldcup.com/|
The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is going to be held in England and Wales. This tournament is going to be a league tournament in the group stage, while it is going to be a knockout after the group matches. The top four teams from each group will qualify for the quarter finals.
The Schedule for the quarter finals will be as follows :
- A1 VS B4
- A2 VS B3
- B1 VS A4
- B2 VS A3
Where A and B are the group names of the teams. And 1,2,3,4 are the positions of teams after the league matches. It is expected that 16 teams will participate in this tournament. Eight teams will participate as permanent members who are already qualified and the others as associate members, who will play the qualifier matches.
The date and venue of the matches are yet to be declared but will soon be decided in the coming year.
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Shakib Al Hasan (pictured in 2009) became the only cricketer in the World Cup history with 600 runs and 10 wickets.
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson was named player of the tournament.
In Spanish: Copa Mundial de Críquet de 2019 para niños
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