2011 Cricket World Cup
September 24, 2010 6:40am CST
The 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup will be thetenth Cricket World Cup and will be hosted by three South Asian Test cricket playing countries: India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh It will be Bangladesh's first time co-hosting a Cricket World Cup. The World Cup will use cricket's One Day International format,with fourteen national cricket teams scheduled to compete. The World Cup will take place between February and early April 2011, with the First match to be played on 19 February 2011 with co-hosts India and Bangladesh facing off at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur. The World Cup was also to be co-hosted by Pakistan, but in the wake of the 2009 attack on the Sri Lanka national cricket team in Lahore on the Sri Lanka national cricket team in Lahore Punjab, the International Cricket Council (ICC) were forced to strip Pakistan of its hosting rights.The headquarters of the organising committee were originally situated in Lahore, but have now been shifted to Mumbai.but have now been shifted to Mumbai.including one semi-final Eight of Pakistan's matches have been awarded to India, four to Sri Lanka and two to Bangladesh.
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24 Sep 10
Yes ICC world cup will be starting next year in our country India. I think really it will be big events for our country. And now I hope our country can also win this world cup. Because our mostly players are in the form. But the main thinking topics are our bowling department. I can hope that in world cup our bowler make a good perform. Now there are only 4 months to go for starting it. I think it will be last big tournaments for sachin Tendulkar. So I can hope master blaster again will play some good innings.