ICC World cup 2020 is a one-day cricket match event held by Sports governing body after every four years. In this event, all the players in the form of the team participate from different countries around the Globe. This tournament was one of the world’s most viewed and exciting tournament and considered as the flagship event of the international cricket calendar by International cricket council ( ICC )
ICC World Cup 2020
After the completion of 4 years ( 2015-2020). ICC world cup 2020 was going to held in England & Wales from 30th May to 14th July 2020. ICC world cup 2020 is the 12th edition of the world cup. Total 48 matches will be played and every team participating world cup 2020 will get a chance to play 9 matches.
TEAMS PARTICIPATING WORLD CUP 2020
Total 10 teams will be participating this time
7. South Africa
8. West Indies
Format of Tournament
There is a single group of 10 teams, each team will play with the other nine once.
At the end of the group phase, the top four teams will play for semi-finals.
Then out of four, two teams will qualify for Finals.
2020 Pulwama Attack Pak-India World Cup Issue
After the Pulwama attack and Pak-India airstrikes. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) requests International Cricket Council or ICC to ban Pakistan from Playing the World Cup 2020, But later on, a press meeting was held by ICC in Dubai and they rejected BCCI’s request and allow Pakistan to participate in the tournament.
Venues For World Cup 2020
Participants will play the match on the following venues:
Recent Success of Afghanistan
This time Afghanistan was promoted to the ICC ODI Championship and become the newest test nation of cricket, but they still need to qualify for the world cup through the current process
Afghanistan defeats West Indies in final and won the qualifying tournament, but West Indies also qualified for ICC Cricket World Cup 2020..!!
IRELAND miss World Cup 2020
According to the latest news, 2007 and it is for the first time that in this World Cup of 2020 no associate nation will be participating.