ICC World Cup 2023 Schedule: Dates, Venue, Streaming Options

The ICC World Cup 2023 is just around the corner. As the world cup is being organised in India, it brings an opportunity for cricket lovers to enjoy the biggest tournament. A total of 10 teams are participating in the ICC world cup 2023. Out of these, the first eight teams have been finalized. The two teams will be decided from the qualifier tournament which is being played in Zimbabwe currently. All the latest news and updates related to the ICC World Cup 2023 including fixtures and latest scores will be updated on its official website – https://www.cricketworldcup.com/.

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ICC World Cup 2023 – Highlights

AdministratorInternational Cricket Council (ICC)
Total teams10
Starting dateOctober 5, 2023
ICC World Cup Final matchNovember 19, 2023
ICC world cup websitehttps://www.cricketworldcup.com/
ICC World Cup 2023

World Cup Teams 2023

  • India
  • Afghanistan
  • Australia
  • England
  • Bangladesh
  • New Zealand
  • Pakistan
  • South Africa
  • Qualifying team 1 
  • Qualifying team 2

ICC World Cup 2023 Matches

The ICC World Cup is one of the most awaited cricket tournaments in the world. It is organised by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after every four years. The ICC Men’s World Cup 2019 was played in England. The World Cup final match was played between England and New Zealand. England won the world cup final by beating New Zealand in a nail-biting encounter.

Each team will play nine games in ICC World Cup 2023. Out of these, four teams qualify for the knockout stage. The ICC 2023 world cup opening match will be played between England and New Zealand on October 05, 2023. India will play its first match against Australia on October 08, 2023.

ICC World Cup 2023 Schedule, Venue

England vs New ZealandAhmedabadOctober 5
Pakistan vs Qualifier 1HyderabadOctober 6
Bangladesh vs AfghanistanDharamsalaOctober 7
South Africa vs Qualifier 2DelhiOctober 7
India vs AustraliaChennaiOctober 8
New Zealand vs Qualifier 1HyderabadOctober 9
England vs BangladeshDharamsalaOctober 10
India vs AfghanistanDelhiOctober 11
Pakistan vs Qualifier 2HyderabadOctober 12
Australia vs South AfricaLucknowOctober 13
England vs AfghanistanDelhiOctober 14
New Zealand vs BangladeshChennaiOctober 14
India vs PakistanAhmedabadOctober 15
Australia vs Qualifier 2LucknowOctober 16
South Africa vs Qualifier 1DharamsalaOctober 17
New Zealand vs AfghanistanChennaiOctober 18
India vs BangladeshPuneOctober 19
Australia vs PakistanBengaluruOctober 20
England vs South AfricaMumbaiOctober 21
Qualifier 1 vs Qualifier 2LucknowOctober 21
India vs New ZealandDharamsalaOctober 22
Pakistan vs AfghanistanChennaiOctober 23
South Africa vs BangladeshMumbaiOctober 24
Australia vs Qualifier 1DelhiOctober 25
England vs Qualifier 2BengaluruOctober 26
Pakistan vs South AfricaChennaiOctober 27
Qualifier 1 vs BangladeshKolkataOctober 28
Australia vs New ZealandDharamsalaOctober 28
India vs EnglandLucknowOctober 29
Afghanistan vs Qualifier 2PuneOctober 30
Pakistan vs BangladeshKolkataOctober 31
New Zealand vs South AfricaPuneNovember 1
India vs Qualifier 2MumbaiNovember 2
Qualifier 1 vs AfghanistanLucknowNovember 3
England vs AustraliaAhmedabadNovember 4
New Zealand vs PakistanBengaluruNovember 4
India vs South AfricaKolkataNovember 5
Bangladesh vs Qualifier 2DelhiNovember 6
Australia vs AfghanistanMumbaiNovember 7
England vs Qualifier 1PuneNovember 8
New Zealand vs Qualifier 2BengaluruNovember 9
South Africa vs AfghanistanAhmedabadNovember 10
India vs Qualifier 1BengaluruNovember 11
England vs PakistanKolkataNovember 12
Australia vs BangladeshPuneNovember 12
Semifinal 1MumbaiNovember 15
Semifinal 2KolkataNovember 16
FinalAhmedabadNovember 19
ICC World Cup 2023 Schedule, Venue, Fixtures

India Matches in ICC World Cup 2023

The world cup matches for India will start on October 08. India will play nine matches. Among these, India vs Australia, India vs Pakistan, India vs England and India vs New Zealand are key fixtures. India will play its last match against Qualifier 1 (yet to be decided) on November 11, 2023. After this, the semifinals will be played. 

India vs Australia, Chennai, October 08

Chennai will host India vs Australia match. Both India and Australia are strong teams and have played some really good cricket in previous years. Australia vs India is also among the most hyped rivalries in the cricketing world. These teams have played in the ICC world cup 2015 semifinals in which Australia defeated India and consequently qualified for the finals.  

India vs Pakistan, Ahmedabad, October 11

There is no match for this India vs Pakistan cricket match in world cricket. The history of both teams goes beyond the boundaries of cricket. The rivalry transcends cricket to political and people-to-people ties. Amidst the cold bilateral relations, India vs Pakistan is worth watching. The game will be held at the Narendra Modi Stadium, one of the largest cricket grounds in the world. It can accommodate 1 lakh cricket fans.

India vs England, Lucknow, October 29

The cricket match between India and England is worth watching as both the teams played quality cricket. India and England are the top-performing teams on the world stage. Both the teams have good fast bowlers as well as destructive batting units. India vs England will be played on October 29 at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow.

India vs AustraliaChennaiOctober 8
India vs AfghanistanDelhiOctober 11
India vs PakistanAhmedabadOctober 15
India vs BangladeshPuneOctober 19
India vs New ZealandDharamsalaOctober 22
India vs EnglandLucknowOctober 29
India vs Qualifier 2MumbaiNovember 2
India vs South AfricaKolkataNovember 5
India vs Qualifier 1BengaluruNovember 11
ICC World Cup India Matches 2023

ICC World Cup 2023 Final and Semifinals

The venues for the semifinals and finals have been decided. The first semifinal will be played on November 15, at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The second semifinal will be played on November 16, at Eden Gardens, Kolkata. The ICC World Cup final 2023 match will be hosted at Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad. 

How to Watch ICC World Cup 2023 Live-Streaming

Broadcasters across the world will telecast the world cup live matches. Star Sports and DD Sports will telecast the matches in India. For OTT users, Hotstar will stream World Cup live on its platform free of cost. Moreover, there will be pre-match and post-match analyses of all world cup matches. The live scores updates will also be available on the official website of ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, BCCI official website and various other news websites.