Another milestone achieved at ICC World Cup 2023 – International


India fans in the stands during the match against Pakistan on October 14. – Reuters 

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday announced that more than one million fans have attended the ongoing World Cup in India.

The milestone was achieved during the match between South Africa and Afghanistan at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Friday.

ICC Head of Events Chris Tetley lauded the success of the event and believes more records being broken during the World Cup’s semi-finals and final. 

“With over one million attendees and record-breaking viewership, the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 has reminded cricket fans around the world of the support and interest in the ODI format that highlights how much World Cup cricket is valued,” Tetley said.

“As we look ahead to the knockout stages, we look forward to this event breaking more records and showcasing the best about cricket in one day.”

Schedule of remaining World Cup matches

November 11

Australia vs Bangladesh – Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune

England vs Pakistan – Eden Gardens, Kolkata

November 12

India vs Netherlands – M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru

November 15

Semi-final 1: First place vs fourth place – Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai

November 16

Semi-final 2: Second place vs third place – Eden Gardens, Kolkata

November 19

Final: Winner of Semi-final 1 vs winner of Semi-final 2 – Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad

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