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Countdown Begins For ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

LONDON: The biggest cricketing event World Cup 2019 is exactly 100 days away which has shot up excitement for all fans of the game around the world.

The world cup will begin from 24th July in England where the Australian cricket team will be looking to defend their titles against likes of other mighty and in-form sides.

The first game will be played between hosts England and South Africa at Oval ground on 30th May, whereas Pakistan will face-off against West Indies at the Trentbridge on 31st May.

However, prior to the tournament, all ten competing countries will play two official warm-up fixtures ahead of the tournament, which will take place at four venues across England and Wales.

The fixtures will be held over a period of five days between 24-28 May, whereas the Mega Event will commence from 30th May and final of the tournament will be played on 14th of July.

Pakistan will face Afghanistan in its first warm-up game on 24th May and Bangladesh in its second on 26th May.