The 2019 Cricket World Cup (formally ICC Cricket World Cup 2019) is the twelfth release of the Cricket World Cup, booked to be facilitated by England and Wales, from 30 May to 14 July 2019.
The facilitating rights were granted in April 2006, after England and Wales pulled back from the offering to have the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, which was held in Australia and New Zealand. The main match will be played at The Oval while the last will be played at Lord’s. It is the fifth time that the Cricket World Cup will be held in England and Wales, following the 1975, 1979, 1983 and 1999 World Cups.
The arrangement for the competition will be a solitary gathering of 10 groups, with each group playing the other nine once, and the best four toward the finish of the gathering stage advancing to the semi-finals. The 10-group competition has picked up analysis because of the absence of Associate groups in the competition. Given the expansion of the Test-playing countries from 10 to 12, with the confirmation of Ireland and Afghanistan in June 2017, it will be the principal World Cup to be challenged without the majority of the Test playing countries being present, and after the end of all the Associate groups at the passing competition, this will be additionally be the main World Cup to highlight no Associate individuals.