Google Doodle Celebrates ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 on Opening Day
Today’s Google Doodle is dedicated to the kickoff of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023.
This prestigious tournament is being hosted by India and marks the 13th edition of the event, which first began in 1975. The competition features ten national teams all vying for the coveted championship.
In the group stage, there will be a total of 45 matches, with each team facing all the others once. The participating teams this year include Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, and Sri Lanka. It’s set to be an exciting showdown in the world of cricket.
During the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023, only four teams will advance to the knockout stage, comprising two thrilling semi-final matches and the grand cup final to be held in Ahmedabad. This prestigious tournament will take place at various stadiums across India, including cities like Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Dharamsala, and Pune. Cricket fans around the world can look forward to exciting matches in these iconic venues.
Today marks the beginning of the tournament with the inaugural match featuring a showdown between the defending champions from 2019, England, and the runners-up, New Zealand. This exciting clash takes place at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, setting the stage for what promises to be an action-packed ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023. Cricket fans worldwide are eagerly anticipating this high-stakes match.