Cricket lovers around the world are eagerly awaiting the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023, the most prestigious tournament in the One Day International (ODI) format. ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 is hosted by India from October 5 to November 19, 2023. The halfway of the World Cup 2023 is over now, every team has played 5-6 matches till now. In this article, we are providing you with a detailed overview of the ODI World Cup 2023 schedule, Venue, Teams and match results ensuring you don’t miss any of the action.
ICC World Cup 2023 Schedule
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 schedule was released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and it is scheduled to be played from October 5 to November 19, 2023. The group stage matches of ICC World Cup 2023 started on October 5, 2023, and will continue till November 19, 2023. The first match of the ICC World Cup 2023 was played between England vs New Zealand and the New Zealand cricket team won this match by 8 wickets and the final match of the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 will be played on November 19, 2023, at Narendra Modi Stadium Ahmedabad.
|ICC World Cup Schedule 2023|
|England vs New Zealand||October 5, 2023||Ahmedabad||New Zealand|
|Pakistan vs Netherlands||October 6, 2023||Hyderabad||Pakistan|
|Bangladesh vs Afghanistan||October 7, 2023||Dharamsala||Bangladesh|
|South Africa vs Sri Lanka||October 7, 2023||Delhi||South Africa|
|India vs Australia||October 8, 2023||Chennai||India|
|New Zealand vs Netherlands||October 9, 2023||Hyderabad||New Zealand|
|England vs Bangladesh||October 10, 2023||Dharamsala||England|
|Pakistan vs Sri Lanka||October 10, 2023||Hyderabad||Pakistan|
|India vs Afghanistan||October 11, 2023||Delhi||India|
|Australia vs South Africa||October 12, 2023||Lucknow||South Africa|
|New Zealand vs Bangladesh||October 13, 2023||Chennai||New Zealand|
|India vs Pakistan||October 14, 2023||Ahmedabad||India|
|England vs Afghanistan||October 15, 2023||Delhi||Afghanistan|
|Australia vs Sri Lanka||October 16, 2023||Lucknow||Australia|
|South Africa vs Netherlands||October 17, 2023||Dharamsala||Netherlands|
|New Zealand vs Afghanistan||October 18, 2023||Chennai||New Zealand|
|India vs Bangladesh||October 19, 2023||Pune||India|
|Australia vs Pakistan||October 20, 2023||Bengaluru||Australia|
|Netherlands vs Sri Lanka||October 21||Lucknow||Sri Lanka|
|England vs South Africa||October 21||Mumbai||South Africa|
|India vs New Zealand||October 22||Dharamsala||India|
|Pakistan vs Afghanistan||October 23||Chennai||Afghanistan|
|South Africa vs Bangladesh||October 24||Mumbai||South Africa|
|Australia vs Netherlands||October 25||Delhi||Australia|
|England vs Sri Lanka||October 26||Bengaluru||Sri Lanka|
|Pakistan vs South Africa||October 27||Chennai||South Africa|
|Australia vs New Zealand||October 28||Dharamsala||Australia|
|Netherlands vs Bangladesh||October 28||Kolkata|
|India vs England||October 29||Lucknow|
|Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka||October 30||Pune|
|Pakistan vs Bangladesh||October 31||Kolkata|
|New Zealand vs South Africa||November 1||Pune|
|India vs Sri Lanka||November 2||Mumbai|
|Netherlands vs Afghanistan||November 3||Lucknow|
|New Zealand vs Pakistan||November 4||Bengaluru|
|England vs Australia||November 4||Ahmedabad|
|India vs South Africa||November 5||Kolkata|
|Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka||November 6||Delhi|
|Australia vs Afghanistan||November 7||Mumbai|
|England vs Netherlands||November 8||Pune|
|New Zealand vs Sri Lanka||November 9||Bengaluru|
|South Africa vs Afghanistan||November 10||Ahmedabad|
|Australia vs Bangladesh||November 11||Pune|
|England vs Pakistan||November 11||Kolkata|
|India vs Netherlands||November 12||Bengaluru|
|Semifinal 1||November 15||Mumbai|
|Semifinal 2||November 16||Kolkata|
World Cup 2023 Schedule for Semi-Finals and Finals
The semi-finals will take place on November 15 and 16, 2023. The top four teams will compete in 2 semi-final matches to secure a spot in the final. The pinnacle of the tournament, the ICC ODI World Cup 2023 final, is set for November 19, 2023. The two top teams from the semi-finals will face each other in a high-stakes showdown to determine the ICC Cricket world champion of 50 overs (ODI).
ICC World Cup 2023 India’s Schedule
- India’s World Cup 2023 schedule began on October 9, 2023 (Sunday), when India played their first match against Australia in Chennai (Tamil Nadu). Team India won this match by 6 wickets.
- The second match of the Indian cricket team will be played on October 11, 2023, against Afghanistan in Delhi. Indian Skipper Rohit Sharma hit a century in this match and he scored 131 in 84 balls.
- The third cricket match of the Indian cricket team in the World Cup 2023 was played against Pakistan at Narendra Modi Stadium Ahmedabad. With over 100,000 fans inside the stadium and millions of viewers around the world, India has risen to the challenge and won this match by 7 wickets.
- The fourth match of the Indian cricket team was played against Bangladesh on October 19, 2023 in Pune and team India won this match by 7 wickets.
- Team India will play their sixth match against England on October 29, 2023 in Lucknow.
The detailed ICC World Cup 2023 schedule and timetable for the Indian cricket team are as follows:
|October 8, 2023||Australia||Chennai||India won by 6 wickets|
|October 11, 2023||Afghanistan||Delhi||India won by 8 wickets|
|October 14, 2023||Pakistan||Ahmedabad||India won by 7 wickets|
|October 19, 2023||Bangladesh||Pune||India won by 7 wickets|
|October 22, 2023||New Zealand||Dharamsala||India won by 4 wickets|
|October 29, 2023||England||Lucknow|
|November 2, 2023||Sri Lanka||Mumbai|
|November 5, 2023||South Africa||Kolkata|
|November 11, 2023||Netherlands||Bengaluru|
ICC World Cup 2023 Venue
India, known for its passion for cricket, will be the stage for the ICC ODI World Cup 2023. The tournament will be hosted at various iconic cricket venues across the country. From the historic Eden Gardens in Kolkata to the high-energy Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, fans can expect an electrifying atmosphere throughout the competition but this year the first match of the tournament was played in Narendra Modi Stadium Ahmedabad and the final match will be played on the same ground. ICC World Cup 2023 will be played in 9 different cities in India namely Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Dharamsala, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, and Pune.
ICC World Cup 2023 Format
The 2023 ODI World Cup will feature a round-robin format followed by knockout stages. The participating teams will play a single match against all teams. There is no Group in league stages this year. The top four teams from each group will advance to the knockout stage, consisting of quarter-finals, semi-finals, and the grand finale.