Cricket World Cup 2015: Facts and Fixtures

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Take a sneak peak into the Biggest Cricket Carnival - ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. Know interesting facts and take a look at the fixtures and schedules of the tournament. The battle begins from February 2015, with Australia and New Zealand playing the host countries.


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Introduction The 11 th ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 is scheduled to be mutually organized by Australia & New Zealand from 14 February to 29 March 2015. 49 matches will be played in 14 venues Australia organizing 26 games while New Zealand hosting 23 games 14 teams & more than 400 recognized players & officials to be a part of ICC World Cup 2015. Final of tournament to be held at Melbourne Cricket Ground


Hosting Countries & Venues On 30 July 2013, it was declared that Melbourne will host the final game, with Sydney & Auckland to host the semi-final games. Australia to host 26 matches, while New Zealand to host 23 matches in ICC Cricket World Cup Tournament 2015. There was a stiff conflict between Melbourne &  Sydney to host the final game.


Media and Promotion Image Courtesy: http :// Sachin Tendulkar has been announced as 2015 Cricket World Cup Ambassador by ICC for second time, after 2011 Cricket World Cup  when he was formally the tournament envoy. Image Courtesy: http :// Image Courtesy: http ://


Fixtures : Pool A Match 1 14 th Feb New Zealand Sri Lanka England Australia New Zealand Scotland Afghanistan Bangladesh Match 2 14 th Feb Match 6 17 th Feb Match 7 18 th Feb New Zealand England Match 9 20 th Feb Australia Bangladesh Afghanistan Sri Lanka England Scotland Match 11 21 st Feb Match 12 22 nd Feb Match 14 23 rd Feb


Fixtures : Pool A New Zealand Australia Match 20 28 th Feb Sri Lanka England Match 22 1 st March Australia Afghanistan Match 26 4 th March Australia Sri Lanka Match 32 8 th March Bangladesh Scotland Match 27 5 th March Match 31 8 th March New Zealand Afghanistan Sri Lanka Bangladesh Match 18 26 th Feb Scotland Afghanistan Match 17 26 th Feb


Fixtures : Pool A Australia Scotland Match 40 14 th March Scotland Sri Lanka Match 35 11 th March New Zealand Bangladesh Match 37 13 th March Afghanistan England Match 38 13 th March Bangladesh England Match 33 9 th March


Fixtures : Pool B South Africa Match 3 15 th Feb Zimbabwe Match 4 15 th Feb Pakistan India Match 5 16 th Feb West Indies Ireland Zimbabwe Match 8 19 th Feb UAE Pakistan West Indies Match 10 21 st Feb India South Africa West Indies Zimbabwe Ireland UAE Match 13 22 nd Feb Match 15 24 th Feb Match 16 25 th Feb


Fixtures : Pool B South Africa Match 19 27 th Feb West Indies India UAE Pakistan Zimbabwe Match 24 3 rd March Match 23 1 st March Match 21 28 th Feb Ireland South Africa Match 30 7 th March Match 29 7 th March Match 28 6 th March Match 25 4 th March Pakistan UAE India West Indies Pakistan South Africa Ireland Zimbabwe


Fixtures : Pool B Match 34 10 th March India UAE Zimbabwe Match 41 15 th March Match 39 14 th March Match 36 12 th March Ireland Match 42 15 th March UAE West Indies South Africa Ireland India Pakistan


Fixtures : Quarter-Final, Semi-Final & Final Match 43 : 18 th March TBD vs. TBD, 1 st Quarter-Final (A1 v B4) Match 44 : 19 th March TBD vs. TBD, 2 nd Quarter-Final (A2 v B3) Match 45 : 20 th March TBD vs. TBD, 3 rd Quarter-Final (A3 v B2) Match 46 : 21 st March TBD vs. TBD, 4 th Quarter-Final (A4 v B1) Match 47 : 24 th March TBD vs. TBD, 1 st Semi-Final Match 48 : 26 th March TBD vs. TBD, 2 nd Semi-Final Match 49 : 29 th March TBD vs. TBD, Final


Latest News FIRST Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard Omitted from West Indies ICC World Cup Squad 2015 SECOND Michael Clarke Gets February 21 Deadline to Prove World Cup Fitness THIRD Retiring Misbah-ul Haq pledges to render all for Pakistan’s World Cup Win FIFTH The Barmy Army, also known as United Kingdom’s huge stimulating group travels around home & overseas to cheer the team FOURTH According to reports, BCCI will not allow wives and girlfriends will not be allowed to accompany the Indian team during the World Cup.