The ICC world cup is an international championship of One Day International cricket. It was first organised in 1975 in England. This sport is among the most viewed sporting events across the globe. It is considered as the “flagship event of the International cricket calendar” by the ICC. Indian national cricket team has won the champions trophy twice, once in 1983 under the captainship of Kapil Dev beating West Indies and the other one in 2011 under Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The 2011 World Cup is of great significance as India had beaten Pakistan, the country with which the rivalry is still at its peak. India was the third runner up in 2003 World Cup, where the champions were Australia. India succeeded in reaching to the finals thrice in 1987, 1996, and 2015. The 2019 ICC World Cup is the twelfth edition of the ICC World Cup and it will be hosted by England and Wales. The excitement for this year’s world cup can be seen all across the globe and the cricket fans are eagerly waiting for it to start on 30th May. All the teams can be seen rehearsing and observing the strategies of their opponents.News relating to world cup is trending on all the social media applications and players are posting relating to the world cup, showing their excitement.
Everyone around can be seen full of spirit and energy. People are making wild conjectures as to who would win this time and they are supporting their teams with lots of love. The Indians would really be looking forward to India winning this cup and must be praying all along to make India the champions of 2019.