The ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 is around three months away from now. The excitement for the event has taken its toll on the fans and players as the preparations are underway. The International Cricket Council (ICC) along with the Board of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) announced the official schedule of the tournament, which will take place in India for the first time since 2011. The ICC World Cup 2023 will be played from 5th October. A total of 48 matches will take place and 10 teams will fight for the title.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: Australia schedule for the World Cup 2023
The mighty Australian team, who in the last two years have won T20 World Cup and ICC World Test Championship Final, would be one of the hot favourites going into the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023. The Pat Cummins-led side has been in staggering form of late and it’ll be no surprise if they win the ODI World Cup.
Australia will kick start their campaign against India in Chennai on 8th October. Their next challenge will be up against South Africa in Lucknow. They will face Proteas on 13th October. The Pat Cummins-led side won’t have to travel for their next game as they will take on Qualifier 2 at the same venue in Lucknow.
Australia will then shift their bases to Bengaluru, where they will play Pakistan on October 20th before travelling to Delhi for the game against Qualifier 1 on 25th October. The five-time world champions will be then next seen in action when they will lock horns with New Zealand on October 28th in Dharamsala.
After the clash against New Zealand, it’ll be time for a classic Australia vs England game as the two arch-rivals will face each other on 4th November at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. The Pat Cummins-led side will be moving to Mumbai and Pune then for their last two games against Afghanistan and Bangladesh on November 7th and November 12th.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: Australia’s schedule for the World Cup 2023
Here’s Australia schedule for the World Cup 2023
|Australia vs India||October 8||Chennai|
|Australia vs South Africa||October 13||Lucknow|
|Australia vs Qualifier 2||October 16||Lucknow|
|Australia vs Pakistan||October 20||Bengaluru|
|Australia vs Qualifier 1||October 25||Delhi|
|Australia vs New Zealand||October 28||Dharamsala|
|Australia vs England||November 4||Ahmedabad|
|Australia vs Afghanistan||November 7||Mumbai|
|Australia vs Bangladesh||November 12||Pun|