ICC World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming, Date, Time, TV Channels

By | May 3, 2019

ICC World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming: If I may ask what is the single most popular sport in India? “Cricket” would be a unanimous answer. If I may ask again what is the most important tournament everyone looks forward in cricket? “World Cup” would be again another unanimous answer. The most popular tournament of the most popular sport in India is just round the corner and fans’ enthusiasm levels are touching the peaks.

Cricket World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming

The first match of the world cup will be played on May 30st 2019 and the tournament will go on till 14th July 2019. The hosting country for this time’s cricket world cup tournament is England and Wales.  This most awaited tournament will be starting with a bang with a spectacular opening ceremony in England. As it is customary, the first match would be played between the hosting team England and Sri Lanka. The opening ceremony will take place in the legendary stadium “The Oval” in the city of London. In India, we can watch the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming on Doordarshan, Star sports India and Sky sports from 1:30 PM onwards.

 

Cricket World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming, Date & Timing

Date  30th May 2019
Day  Thursday
Match  England vs South Africa
Time  9:00 AM BST Local, 1:30 PM (IST) Indian Time
Tv Channels  Sky Sports UK, Star Sports India
Venue The Oval – London

There are ten teams participating in this world cup, it is a smaller number when compared to previous tournaments. The following is the list of teams that have qualified for ICC cricket world cup 2019. (Note: England was automatically qualified to play in the tournament as it is the hosting nation.):

  • England
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • Afghanistan
  • West Indies
  • South Africa
  • Bangladesh

The teams which participated in the qualifiers for the world cup tournament but couldn’t qualify for the main event are as follows:

  • Zimbabwe
  • Ireland
  • Netherlands
  • Scotland
  • Hong Kong
  • Papua New Guinea

Cricket World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony

 

ICC World Cup 2019 Venues for the tournament:

All the matches of the cricket world cup 2019 are going to be played in 11 stadiums which are in 10 different cities of England and Wales. The following is the list of Venues where the matches will be played:

Venue City
Edgbaston Birmingham
Bristol County Ground Bristol
Sophia Gardens Cardiff
Riverside Ground Chester-le-Street
Headingley Leeds
Lord’s London
The Oval London
Old Trafford Manchester
Trent Bridge Nottingham
Rose Bowl Southampton
County Ground Taunton

 

TV Channels on which Opening Ceremony will be Broadcasted:

Country Channels broadcasted
Australia Fox Sports
Afghanistan Ten Sports
Bangladesh Ten Sports
India Star Sports & Doordarshan (only India matches)
New Zealand Sky NZ
United Kingdom Sky Sports 2
USA Willow TV
Canada Willow TV
Sri Lanka Star Sports
Pakistan Ten Sports
Caribbeans ESPN
South Africa SuperSports
Europe Eurosport
Middle East OSN Sports
Ireland Sky Sports

ICC World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming

ICC World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming will be done on Doordarshan, Star sports India, hotstar and Sky sports from 1:30 PM onwards on 30th May 2019. The first match and opening ceremony will take place in London in “The Oval” stadium.

Also See: ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Official Broadcasters TV Channels list & TV Rights

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