England and Wales to host 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup

Updated: 27 May 2013 17:01 IST

The 2019 edition of the ICC Cricket World Cup is to be held in England and Wales.

England and Wales to host 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup
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England and Wales are to host the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup,the England and Wales Cricket Board announced on Monday.

This will be the fifth time that England shall host the World Cup. They hosted the first three editions in 1975, 1979 and 1983. They hosted it again in 1999.

The 2011 edition was held in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh while in 2015 it is scheduled to take place in Australia and New Zealand who will host it for the second time. They had esrlier hosted the tournamewnt in 1992.

Topics : Cricket England
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