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World Cup 2015 Fixtures released


  •  The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 is 8 months away and off-late the International Cricket Council(ICC) has announced the schedule for the tournament. The tournament will take place from 14th February, 2015 to 29th March, 2015.

    There will be a total of 14 teams participating in this biggest Cricket Tournament. 14 teams are divided into 2 groups, Pool A and Pool B respectively. Pool A comprise of England, Australia, Sri Lanka, New Zealand, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Scotland. On the other hand, Pool B comprise of India, Pakistan, South Africa, West Indies, Zimbabwe, Ireland and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

    The World Cup will start with a match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand on 14th February. 2015 in Hagley Oval, Christchurch and the final will be held at Melbourne Cricket Ground on 29th March, 2015.

    14 venues in Australia and New Zealand will host each of the World Cup matches.

    Here is a list of the venues:

    Venues

    Australia

    New Zealand

    Adelaide

    Auckland

    Brisbane

    Wellington

    Melbourne

    Christchurch

    Canberra

    Hamilton

    Hobart

    Napier

    Perth

    Nelson

    Sydney

    Dunedin

     

    Sri Lanka and New Zealand will start off proceedings from Pool A while from Pool B, South Africa and Zimbabwe will play each other in the group’s first game.

    The most exciting and much awaited match between defending champions, India and Pakistan will be played on 15th February, 2015 at Adelaide Oval and that will be India’s first game in the tournament.

    Here is the complete list of fixtures:

    Date

    Fixture

    Pool

    Venue

    14.2.2015

    Sri Lanka vs New Zealand

    Pool A

    Hagley Oval, Christchurch

    14.2.2015

    England vs Australia

    Pool A

    MCG, Melbourne

    15.2.2015

    South Africa vs Zimbabwe

    Pool B

    Seddon Park, Hamilton

    15.2.2015

    India vs Pakistan

    Pool B

    Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

    16.2.2015

    West Indies vs Ireland

    Pool B

    Saxton Oval, Nelson

    17.2.2015

    New Zealand vs Scotland

    Pool A

    University Oval, Dunedin

    18.2.2015

    Bangladesh vs Afghanistan

    Pool A

    Manuka Oval, Canberra

    19.2.2015

    Zimbabwe vs UAE

    Pool B

    Saxton Oval, Nelson

    20.2.2015

    England vs New Zealand

    Pool A

    Wellington Regional Stadium, Wellington

    21.2.2015

    Pakistan vs West Indies

    Pool B

    Hagley Oval, Christchurch

    21.2.2015

    Australia vs Bangladesh

    Pool A

    The Gabba, Brisbane

    22.2.2015

    Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan

    Pool A

    University Oval, Dunedin

    22.2.2015

    South Africa vs India

    Pool B

    MCG, Melbourne

    23.2.2015

    England vs Scotland

    Pool A

    Hagley Oval, Christchurch

    24.2.2015

    West Indies vs Zimbabwe

    Pool B

    Manuka Oval, Canberra

    25.2.2015

    Ireland vs UAE

    Pool B

    The Gabba, Brisbane

    26.2.2015

    Afghanistan vs Scotland

    Pool A

    University Oval, Dunedin

    26.2.2015

    Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh

    Pool A

    MCG, Melbourne

    27.2.2015

    South Africa vs West Indies

    Pool B

    SCG, Sydney

    28.2.2015

    Australia vs New Zealand

    Pool A

    Eden Park, Auckland

    28.2.2015

    India vs UAE

    Pool B

    WACA, Perth

    1.3.2015

    England vs Sri Lanka

    Pool A

    Wellington Regional Stadium, Wellington

    1.3.2015

    Pakistan vs Zimbabwe

    Pool B

    The Gabba, Brisbane

    3.3.2015

    South Africa vs Ireland

    Pool B

    Manuka Oval, Canberra

    4.3.2015

    Pakistan vs UAE

    Pool B

    McLean Park, Napier

    4.3.2015

    Australia vs Afghanistan

    Pool A

    WACA, Perth

    5.3.2015

    Bangladesh vs Scotland

    Pool A

    Saxton Oval, Nelson

    6.3.2015

    India vs West Indies

    Pool B

    WACA, Perth

    7.3.2015

    South Africa vs Pakistan

    Pool B

    Eden Park, Auckland

    7.3.2015

    Zimbabwe vs Ireland

    Pool B

    Bellerive Oval, Hobart

    8.3.2015

    New Zealand vs Afghanistan

    Pool A

    McLean Park, Napier

    8.3.2015

    Australia vs Sri Lanka

    Pool A

    SCG, Sydney

    9.3.2015

    England vs Bangladesh

    Pool A

    Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

    10.3.2015

    India vs Ireland

    Pool B

    Seddon Park, Hamilton

    11.3.2015

    Sri Lanka vs Scotland

    Pool A

    Bellerive Oval, Hobart

    12.3.2015

    South Africa vs UAE

    Pool B

    Wellington Regional Stadium, Wellington

    13.3.2015

    Bangladesh vs New Zealand

    Pool A

    Seddon Park, Hamilton

    13.3.2015

    England vs Afghanistan

    Pool A

    SCG, Sydney

    14.3.2015

    India vs Zimbabwe

    Pool B

    Eden Park, Auckland

    14.3.2015

    Australia vs Scotland

    Pool A

    Bellerive Oval, Hobart

    15.3.2015

    West Indies vs UAE

    Pool B

    McLean Park, Napier

    15.3.2015

    Pakistan vs Ireland

    Pool B

    Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

    Quarter Finals

    18.3.2015

    TBD vs TBD

    SCG, Sydney

    19.3.2015

    TBD vs TBD

    MCG, Melbourne

    20.3.2015

    TBD vs TBD

    Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

    21.3.2015

    TBD vs TBD

    Wellington Regional Stadium, Wellington

    Semi Finals

    24.3.2015

    TBD vs TBD

    Eden Park, Auckland

    26.3.2015

    TBD vs TBD

    SCG, Sydney

    Final

    29.3.2015

    TBD vs TBD

    MCG, Melbourne

     

    We hope to witness another stunning World Cup as this tournament is the most exciting tournament of cricket and takes place once in four years.

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