ICC Cricket World Cup 2023
Dates 9 February – 26 March 2023
Administrator(s) International Cricket Council
Cricket format One Day International
Tournament format(s) Round-robin and Knockout
Host(s) Flag of Bangladesh.svg Bangladesh
Flag of India.svg India
Flag of Pakistan.svg Pakistan
Participants 10

The 2023 Cricket World Cup (officially ICC Cricket World Cup 2023) is the 13th edition of the Cricket World Cup, scheduled to be hosted by Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, from 9 February to 26 March 2023.[1][2] This will be the first time the competition is held completely in India (one previous editions were partially hosted there - 2011), India (three previous editions - 1987, 1996, and 2011). and Pakistan (Cricket World Cup|1987 and 1996)


As with the previous edition, the tournament will feature ten teams. The main route to qualification will be the new ICC ODI League tournament, which replaces the ICC ODI Championship.

For the World Cup, the top seven sides plus the hosts (BangladeshIndia, and Pakistan) from the thirteen competitors in the League will qualify automatically. The remaining five teams, along with an undecided number of Associate sides, will play in the 2022 Cricket World Cup Qualifier from which two sides will go through to the final tournament.[3]



Cities Venues Capacity Matches
Ahmedabad, Gujarat New Sardar Patel Stadium 120,000 1
Calcutta, West Bengal Eden Gardens 68,000 1
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh Green Park 45,000 1
Mohali, Punjab Punjab Cricket Association Stadium 40,000 1
Bangalore, Karnataka M. Chinnaswamy Stadium 55,000 1
Madras, Tamil Nadu M. A. Chidambaram Stadium 50,000 1
Hyderabad, Telangana Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium 30,000 1
Cuttack, Odisha Barabati Stadium 25,000 1
Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh Roop Singh Stadium 55,000 1
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh Indira Priyadarshini Stadium 25,000 1
Patna, Bihar Moin-ul-Haq Stadium 25,000 1
Pune, Maharashtra Nehru Stadium 25,000 1
Bombay, Maharashtra Wankhede Stadium 45,000 1
Baroda, Gujarat Moti Bagh Stadium 18,000 1
Jaipur, Rajasthan Sawai Mansingh Stadium 30,000 1
Nagpur, Maharashtra Vidarbha C.A. Ground 40,000 1
Delhi, New Delhi Feroz Shah Kotla Ground 48,000 1


Cities Venues Capacity Matches
Karachi, Sindh Rafi Cricket Stadium 50,000 3
Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Arbab Niaz Stadium 20,000 1
Lahore, Punjab Gaddafi Stadium 35,000 1
Faisalabad, Punjab Iqbal Stadium 25,000 1
Gujranwala, Punjab Jinnah Stadium 40,000 1
Karachi, Sindh National Stadium 34,228 1
Rawalpindi, Punjab Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium 25,000 3


Cities Venues Capacity Matches
Cox's Bazaar Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium 100,000 2
Dhaka Purbachal International Cricket Arena 26,000 1
Sher-e-Bangla Stadium 26,000 1
Chittagong Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium 20,000 2
Venues in Bangladesh


  1. Outcomes from ICC Annual Conference week in London. ICC (13 June 2013). Retrieved on 22 June 2017.
  2. IPL now has window in ICC Future Tours Programme. Retrieved on 12 December 2017.
  3. New cricket calendar aims to give all formats more context. ESPN Cricinfo (4 February 2017). Retrieved on 20 October 2017.
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