ICC said – it represents the cultural diversity of the United Kingdom
India's first match in South Africa from June 5
Sports desk The International Cricket Council (ICC) has released official song for the 12th ODI World Cup. It has been named 'stand by'. It has been created by New Singer Lorin and the UK's Rudimental Band. 'Standby' will be played in the World Cup related events in the grounds and cities during the tournament starting May 30.
First match between England-South Africa
According to the ICC, "This song presents the celebration of the cultural diversity of the United Kingdom." The first match will be played between England and South Africa at Kennington Oval, London.
🎶 The Official # CWC19 Song is here! 🎶'Stand By 'from @thisisloryn & @Rudimental is out now! Https: //t.co/6cgKKOOpBY
– Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) May 17, 2019
The tournament, which will be played between 10 teams, will be in round robin format. One team has to play nine matches. Teams in top-4 in league round will play semi-finals. The final of the tournament will be played at Lord's on July 14.
48 matches will be played in 11 days in England, in 46 days. India will play their first match on June 5 from South Africa. Team India's eyesight is to become the champion again after eight years. He last won the title in 2011 in the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.