ICC World Cup Trophy 2023 to reach Lahore on Tuesday
By News Desk
September 3, 2023 07:05 PM
The coveted trophy of ICC Men’s World Cup trophy 2023 will reach Lahore on September 5 (Tuesday), reported the 24NerwsHD TV channel.
According to reports, the elusive trophy is likely to reach Lahore on Tuesday morning and will stay in Pakistan till September 6.
The trophy will be displayed at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.
According to PCB staff, the trophy will also be taken to historical places, shopping malls, and educational institutes of the city during the two-day visit.
The World Cup trophy was supposed to be in Pakistan for five days from July 31 to August 4. However, it was delayed since there were question marks over Pakistan’s participation in the mega event.
It must be noted that 10 teams will fight for the elusive title across 10 venues from October 5 to November 19.
The Cricket World Cup will be played in a round-robin format with all teams playing against each other for a total of 45 league matches.
The top four teams will qualify for the semi-finals, which will be held in Mumbai on November 15 and in Kolkata on November 16. The semi-finals and the final will have reserve days.
The opening and final matches will be played at Ahmadabad, Gujrat state of India.
Here is Pakistan's schedule for the ICC World Cup 2023:
October 6 - vs Netherlands in Hyderabad
October 10 - vs Sri Lanka in Hyderabad
October 14 - vs India in Ahmedabad
October 20 - vs Australia in Bengaluru
October 23 - vs Afghanistan in Chennai
October 27 - vs South Africa in Chennai
October 31 - vs Bangladesh in Kolkata
November 4 - vs New Zealand Bengaluru (Day match)
November 11 - vs England in Kolkata