The 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup would be the 11th ICC Cricket World Cup and would be jointly hosted by Australia plus New Zealand and is listed to take place from 14 February toward 29 March 2015. 49 matches would be played in 14 venue with Australia stage 26 games at basis in Adelaide, Canberra, Brisbane, Hobart, Perth Melbourne, and Sydney while New Zealand hosting 23 sport in seven cities, counting Auckland, Dunedin, Christchurch, Hamilton, Nelson, Napier, and Wellington. The final match of the contest will take place at Melbourne Cricket Ground. It would be one of the world’s main global sports tournaments with 14 challenging teams and more than 400 credited players and official, taking part in it. The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 will launch in spectacular fashion with opening events in both Melbourne and Christchurch on 12 February 2015. Both events will be free and open to the public.
The hosting privileges were award at the similar time as those of the 2011 ICC Cricket which Australia plus New Zealand had initially bid to host, and the 2019 ICC Cricket which was award to England. The 2011 contest was awarded to the four Asian Test cricket playing countries, Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka plus Bangladesh, in a 10 to 3 vote. The International Cricket Council was adequately impressed with the trans-Tasman offer that it was determined to award the subsequently World Cup to Australia and New Zealand. This is the second time that the contest would be held in Australia plus New Zealand. Last time it was held here in 1992.
India are the defensive champions, having won the contest in 2011 while it was held in the Indian Subcontinent, defeat Sri Lanka in the finals. The ICC formerly announced the preceding edition, the 2011 ICC Cricket host on 30 April 2006. Australian plus New Zealand had as well bid for the contest and a flourishing Australasian proposal for the 2011 World Cup would have see a 50-50 split in game, with the concluding still up for cooperation. The Trans-Tasman bid, beyond limits, was the only offer for 2011 delivered to the ICC H.Q. at Dubai beforehand 1 March deadline. substantial merits of the bid incorporated the superior venue and infrastructure, and the entire support of the Australian plus New Zealand government on tax plus custom issues throughout the contest, as said by Cricket Australia principal executive James Sutherland. The New Zealand government had as well assured that the Zimbabwean group would be allowed to take part in the contest after political discussions regarding whether their group would be allowable to tour Zimbabwe in 2005
ICC President Ehsan Mani supposed that the extra time necessary by the Asian block to hand over its offer had harmed the four-nation offer. However, while it came to the vote, the Asians win by seven vote to four, which along with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), was the ballot of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) hat turned the material. It was report in Pakistani paper Dawn that the Asian country promised to grasp fund-raising proceedings for West Indian cricket throughout the 2007 ICC Cricket, which might have prejudiced the vote. However, I.S. Bindra, chairman of the monitor committee of the Asian bid deprived of that, saying that it was their assurance of extra proceeds of US$400 million that swing the vote in their way.
The ICC was so overwhelmed by the competence of the Trans-Tasman bid, that they determined to award the extremely next to be detained in 2015, to them.
The 2015 World Cup would be jointly hosted by Australia plus New Zealand in February plus March 2015. Australia plus New Zealand last together hosted the ICC Cricket in 1992. The 2015 World Cup is predictable to be the main international sport event for both countries in 2015. Per ICC system, the 10 ICC full associate nations succeed for the contest automatically. Right away after the 2011 World Cup, it was determined that the next contest will be reduced to simply feature the 10 full member. This was met with heavy censure from an amount of associate nations, particularly from the Ireland cricket group, who had perform well in 2007 and 2011. Following hold up shown by the ICC Cricket Committee for a requirement process, the ICC retract their choice in June 2011 and resolute that 14 teams would participate in the 2015 World Cup, counting four associate or associate member nations.
At the ICC Chief executive Committee conference in September 2011, the ICC decided on a new qualify format. The top two team of the 2011-13 ICC World Cricket League Championship succeed directly. The left over six teams join the third plus fourth-placed team of 2011 ICC World Cricket League Division Two as well as the top two teams of 2013 ICC World Cricket League Division Three in a 10-team World Cup Qualifier to decide the left over two places.
On 9 July 2013, as a consequence of a tied match alongside Netherlands, Ireland became the first state to succeed for the 2015 World Cup. On 4 October 2013, Afghanistan qualified for their first Cricket World Cup afterward beating Kenya to conclude in second place behind Ireland.
Scotland beaten the United Arab Emirates in the final of the 2014 Cricket Qualifier and both team qualified for the very last 2 spots in 2015 Cricket.