India to host the 2023 World Cup

ICC Cricket World Cup 2023

This time ICC have selected India as the hosts of the 2023 Cricket World Cup which will begin in the month of February 9 and will continue till March 26, 2023, England has had the privilege of hosting the most number of World Cups, where they hosted five editions so far.

World Cup 2023: Entirely hosted by India

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First time the tournament will be entirely hosted by India. India has earlier hosted the World Cup tournament thrice but every time they had co-hosted it with its Asian neighbours.

The tournament will be played in the same format as played in 2019

India will now become the second team after England to host the World Cup four or more times. England have so far hosted and co-hosted the tournament five times. They hosted the first two editions alone before the other three editions were hosted along with neighbours Scotland, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.the tournament will be played in the same format as played in 2019.

India to host Afghanistan for their first ever Test in 2019-2020

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“Afghans were scheduled to play their first Test in 2019 versus Australia but considering the historic relationship between India and Afghanistan, we decided to host their first Test,” said BCCI

Read: ICC World Cup 2019: A golden year for England

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