Cricket World Cup 2023 Schedule: The 13th edition of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 scheduled to take place from 5th October 2023 to 19th November 2023, will be hosted entirely by India.
This marks the first time India will host the ICC World Cup as the sole host nation, having previously co-hosted tournaments in 1987 (with Pakistan), 1996 (with Pakistan and Sri Lanka), and 2011 (with Sri Lanka and Bangladesh).
Originally, the event was planned to be held from 9th February to 26th March 2023. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the dates were rescheduled to October and November 2023.
In this article, you will find the ICC World Cup 2023 schedule, participating teams, venues, timetable, point table, rankings, and winning predictions.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Overview
The ODI Cricket World Cup 2023 is a major international cricket tournament that occurs once every four years. It features fifty-over matches and is considered the most significant event in the cricketing world. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has taken significant steps to ensure the success of this World Cup in India.
Australia has established itself as the most successful team in the history of the tournament, having won it five times. The defending champions, England, who also clinched the T20 World Cup in 2022, are strong contenders to win the World Cup in 2023. Host nation India holds the advantage of playing matches on their home ground, which could work in their favor.
Here’s a table summarizing the overview of the 2023 Cricket World Cup:
|Administrator||International Cricket Council (ICC)|
|Cricket Format||One Day International (ODI)|
|Selection Procedure||Round-Robin and Knockout|
|Opening Match||October 5, 2023|
|Semi-Final 1||To be decided|
|Semi-Final 2||To be decided|
|Final Match||November 19, 2023|
|Total Matches Played||48|
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Schedule
Here is the table representing the road to the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 and the schedule for the tournament:
|ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League||Various||July 2020 – March 2023||Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, West Indies, Zimbabwe|
|ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier Play-Off||New Zealand||2023||Bottom teams from Men’s CWC League 2 x4 Top teams from Challenge Leagues A and B x2|
|ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier||Zimbabwe||18 June – 9 July 2023||Bottom teams from Men’s CWC Super League x5<br>Top teams from Men’s CWC League 2 x3 Top teams from Men’s CWC Qualifier Play-Off x2|
|ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023||India||5 October – 19 November 2023||India as Hosts Top teams from Men’s CWC Super League x7 Top teams from Men’s CWC Qualifier x2|
Here is the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Schedule presented in a tabular format:
|Date||Team A||Team B||Venue||Time IST||Winner Team||Player of The Match|
|Thursday, 05 October||England||New Zealand||Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad||2:00 P.M|
|Friday, 06 October||Pakistan||Netherlands||Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad||2:00 P.M|
|Saturday, 07 October||Bangladesh||Afghanistan||Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium||10:30 A.M|
|Saturday, 07 October||South Africa||Sri Lanka||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi||2:00 P.M|
|Sunday, 08 October||India||Australia||Chidambaram, Chennai||2:00 P.M|
|Monday, 09 October||New Zealand||Netherlands||Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad||2:00 P.M|
|Tuesday, 10 October||England||Bangladesh||Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium||2:00 P.M|
|Wednesday, 11 October||India||Afghanistan||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi||2:00 P.M|
|Thursday, 12 October||Pakistan||Sri Lanka||Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad||2:00 P.M|
|Friday, 13 October||Australia||South Africa||Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpai Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow||2:00 P.M|
|Saturday, 14 October||New Zealand||Bangladesh||Chidambaram, Chennai||10:30 A.M|
|Saturday, 14 October||England||Afghanistan||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi||2:00 P.M|
|Sunday, 15 October||India||Pakistan||Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad||2:00 P.M|
|Monday, 16 October||Australia||Sri Lanka||Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpai Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow||2:00 P.M|
|Tuesday, 17 October||South Africa||Netherlands||Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium||2:00 P.M|
|Wednesday, 18 October||New Zealand||Afghanistan||Chidambaram, Chennai||2:00 P.M|
|Thursday, 19 October||India||Bangladesh||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune||2:00 P.M|
|Friday, 20 October||Australia||Pakistan||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||2:00 P.M|
|Saturday, 21 October||Netherlands||Sri Lanka||Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpai Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow||10:30 A.M|
|Saturday, 21 October||England||South Africa||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||2:00 P.M|
|Sunday, 22 October||India||New Zealand||Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium||2:00 P.M|
|Monday, 23 October||Pakistan||Afghanistan||Chidambaram, Chennai||2:00 P.M|
|Tuesday, 24 October||South Africa||Bangladesh||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||2:00 P.M|
|Wednesday, 25 October||Australia||Netherlands||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi||2:00 P.M|
|Thursday, 26 October||England||Afghanistan||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||2:00 P.M|
|Friday, 27 October||Pakistan||South Africa||Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpai Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow||2:00 P.M|
|Saturday, 28 October||Australia||New Zealand||Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium||10:30 A.M|
|Saturday, 28 October||Netherlands||Bangladesh||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||2:00 P.M|
|Sunday, 29 October||India||England||Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpai Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow||2:00 P.M|
|Monday, 30 October||Afghanistan||Sri Lanka||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune||2:00 P.M|
|Tuesday, 31 October||Pakistan||Bangladesh||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||2:00 P.M|
|Wednesday, 01 November||New Zealand||South Africa||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune||2:00 P.M|
|Thursday, 02 November||India||Sri Lanka||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||2:00 P.M|
|Friday, 03 November||Netherlands||Afghanistan||Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpai Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow||2:00 P.M|
|Saturday, 04 November||New Zealand||Pakistan||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||10:30 A.M|
|Saturday, 04 November||England||Australia||Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad||2:00 P.M|
|Sunday, 05 November||India||South Africa||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||2:00 P.M|
|Monday, 06 November||Bangladesh||Sri Lanka||Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi||2:00 P.M|
|Tuesday, 07 November||Australia||Afghanistan||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||2:00 P.M|
|Wednesday, 08 November||England||Netherlands||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune||2:00 P.M|
|Thursday, 09 November||New Zealand||Sri Lanka||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||2:00 P.M|
|Friday, 10 November||South Africa||Afghanistan||Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad||2:00 P.M|
|Saturday, 11 November||India||Netherlands||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru||2:00 P.M|
|Sunday, 12 November||Australia||Bangladesh||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune||10:30 A.M|
|Sunday, 12 November||England||Pakistan||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||2:00 P.M|
|Wednesday, 15 November||1st Place||4th Place||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||2:00 P.M|
|Thursday, 16 November||2nd Place||3rd Place||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||2:00 P.M|
|Sunday, 19 November||Winner of Semi-Final 1||Winner of Semi-Final 2||Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad||2:00 P.M|
ICC Men’s ODI Cricket World Cup Super League – Standings
|1||New Zealand (Q)||24||16||5||0||3||175||+0.914|
|6||India (hosts) (Q)||24||13||6||0||2||139||+0.782|
|8||South Africa (Q)||24||9||13||2||2||98||-0.077|
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Format
- In the upcoming 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup, a total of ten teams will be participating, mirroring the team count from the 2019 edition. The tournament will adopt a format reminiscent of the 1992 and 2019 cricket world cups, featuring a round-robin style of play. Under this format, each team will face off against all the other teams in a randomized order.
- Following the round-robin stage, the four highest-ranked teams will proceed to the semi-finals, where they will compete for a spot in the final. Ultimately, the top two teams from the semi-finals will clash in the grand finale to determine the champion.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Qualification
- The 2022-2023 ICC Cricket World Cup Super League matches will feature the top eight teams, with host India being among those who qualify automatically. The remaining two teams will be chosen to participate in the tournament.
- The following teams have successfully qualified for the 2023 Cricket World Cup: India, Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, England, Pakistan, South Africa, and New Zealand. These teams have advanced to the prestigious tournament.
- Meanwhile, the remaining teams, namely Sri Lanka, Scotland, West Indies, Zimbabwe, Oman, and the Netherlands, have qualified for the 2023 Cricket World Cup Qualifier. From this qualifier, two teams will emerge victorious and secure their place in the 2023 World Cup.
- Update: Sri Lanka and Netherlands are qualify for 2023 World Cup.
ODI Cricket Team Ranking 2023
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Venues Details
Here is the information about the stadiums in India where the Cricket World Cup 2023 will be held, presented in a table format:
|S. No||Stadium Name||City|
|3||Feroz Shah Kotla||Delhi|
|6||Sardar Patel Stadium||Ahmedabad|
|8||Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium||Hyderabad|
|11||Green Park Stadium||Kanpur|
|13||Gandhi Stadium||Guwahati (Assam)|
This table provides the serial number, name of the stadium, and the city in which each stadium is located. These are the 13 stadiums where the matches of the Cricket World Cup 2023 will take place in India.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Points Table
ICC ODI Cricket World Cup Winners History 1975-2023
|Year||Host||Final Match Playing Teams||Result|
|1975||England||West Indies vs Australia||West Indies won by 17 runs|
|1979||England||West Indies vs England||West Indies won by 92 runs|
|1983||England||India vs West Indies||India won by 43 runs|
|1987||India||Australia vs England||Australia won by 7 runs|
|1992||Australia and New Zealand||Pakistan vs England||Pakistan won by 22 runs|
|1996||Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka||Sri Lanka vs Australia||Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets|
|1999||England||Australia vs Pakistan||Australia won by 8 wickets|
|2003||South Africa||Australia vs India||Australia won by 125 runs|
|2007||West Indies||Australia vs Sri Lanka||Australia won by 53 runs|
|2011||India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka||India vs Sri Lanka||India won by 6 wickets|
|2015||Australia and New Zealand||Australia vs New Zealand||Australia won by 7 wickets|
|2019||England||England Vs New Zealand||England won in Super Over|
ICC ODI Cricket World Cup 2023 Winning Prediction
India is in a favorable position to achieve triumph in the 13th edition of the ODI World Cup Cricket, scheduled for 2023.
Which country is set to host the Cricket World Cup in 2023?
The host for the upcoming Cricket World Cup in 2023 is India.
Which teams have qualified to participate in the 2023 Cricket World Cup?
The following eight teams have qualified for the 2023 Cricket World Cup: England, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, New Zealand, Pakistan, West Indies, India (as the host nation), and Australia. Additionally, two more teams will be determined through the 2023 Cricket World Cup Qualifier.
Who is favored to win the World Cup in 2023?
India is strongly positioned to emerge victorious in the 13th edition of the ODI World Cup Cricket, which will take place in 2023.