The ICC Cricket World Cup of 2019 has been announced and will be started on 30 May to 14 July 2019 at England and Wales. This is the 12th edition of the Cricket World Cup.
The format for the tournament will be a single group of ten teams, with each team playing the other nine teams. Compare to 2011 & 2015, only ten teams will be featured in 2019.
The top eight teams will be qualified automatically and the final two will be a native of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier which takes place in the year prior to the Cricket World Cup.
This tournament is the consummation of the ICC World Cricket League series and regional qualification events. This gives the opportunity to every ICC member to maintain smoothness and ease in the qualification process.
Full round robin format will be applied to all teams to play with each other and top four teams advancing to the semi-finals and the winners contesting to Cricket World Cup final.