England takes on South Africa in the debut match of ICC World Cup 2019
The prestigious Cricket Tournament is beginning from 30th of May 2019 in England and Wales. 10 of the most revered Cricket playing nations are participating in this tournament including England, India, Pakistan, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, and West Indies. The tournament will on 30th May and will continue till 14th July 2019. 48 matches will be played between the 10 teams in Round robin and Knockout format.
The first match of the World cup is going to be between England and South Africa. England and South Africa are among the best of ODI International teams in the World. The teams have some of the most experienced and young players that make up for wonderful batting and bowling squad.
England is currently on the top of the ICC ODI Rankings list followed by India and South Africa. The team has some of the most talented players in the world like Eoin Morgan, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali, Liam Dawson, Tom Curran, Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Jofra Archer, Joe Root, Mark Wood, etc. In its recent ODI series against Pakistan, the team had shown an amazing level of skill and won in 4 out of 5 ODIs scheduled. England is the most balanced team in the World Cup tournament currently and has a better chance of winning the tournament than any other.
South Africa, on the other hand, is third in the ICC ODI rankings and is also one of the strongest teams on the world cup currently. The team comprises of wonderful players like Faf Du Plessis, Quinton De Kock, David Miller, JP Duminy, Hashim Amla, Aiden Markram, Kagiso Rabada, Dwaine Pretorius, Dale Steyn, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir, etc. With some of the world class Batsman and Bowlers, the South African team is also one of the balanced teams of the World Cup and has every chance of winning the World Cup 2019 Trophy.
The two teams will play against each other in the first match of ICC Cricket World Cup and the match is predicted to be one of the most exciting one in the tournament. Watch the ICC World Cup 2019 live match from any region of the world through live streaming or live broadcast, available with various providers.