4 thousand tickets selected through the ballot process to join the program
The World Cup begins on May 30, the first match between England and South Africa
Sports desk The ICC will start from June 30, compared to the ODI World Cup, but its opening ceremony will be held in London from 9:30 to 10:30 on Indian time on Wednesday night. The program, which is to be in London Mall, is located near Buckingham Palace. The inaugural ceremony will include members of the royal family, including Queen Elizabeth of England. Nearly 4000 accusations are expected to be included in the program. These admissions have been selected through the Ballet Process.
Broadcast of the program will be on Star Sports Network in India
In this World Cup, 10 teams including host England (India, Australia, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, New Zealand, West Indies, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Pakistan) are participating. The first match will be played between England and South Africa on 30 May.
The live broadcast of the inaugural function in India will be on the Star Sports Network. It will also be on its live streaming hotstars. India's first match is on June 5 from South Africa. Team India has been the world champion in 1983 and 2011.
There will be one pre-cricketer and one celebrity icon of all 10 teams in the program. Kapil Dev is expected to be present on behalf of India.
The inauguration ceremony is being done one day earlier because it requires players from all 10 teams to be present. After the program all the teams will leave for the place where they have to play their matches.
This time the format of the tournament is round robin and knockout. Tournaments will be played in this format for the second time in the 44-year history of the World Cup. It was earlier played in 1992 in the World Cup Round Robin format.