2019 Cricket World Cup facts for kids

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2019 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
Host(s) England England
Wales Wales
Participants 10
Matches played 48
Official website Official website
2015
2023

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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