2019 Cricket World Cup
|Dates||30 May–14 July|
|Player of the series|
The 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup was the 12th
The format for the tournament was a single group of 10 teams, with each team playing the other nine once, and the top four at the end of the group phase progressing to the semi-finals. The first semi-final was played between the teams finishing first and fourth in the league, while the second semi-final was played between the teams finishing second and third. Given the increase of ICC
Approximately 2.6 billion people around the world watched the tournament, making it the most watched cricket competition ever as of 2019.
The hosting rights were awarded in April 2006, after England and Wales withdrew their bid to host the