The much awaited cricket world cup 2011 is coming up with in few days. Already the countdown has begun. The ICC cricket world cup 2011 is going to host under the three south Asian Test cricket Playing countries, India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. The first match of this cricket world cup schedule on February 19, 2011, in Sher- e- bangle national stadium, Mirpur, Bangladesh. The two hosts of this cricket world cup, India and Bangladesh will face the battle on the opening ceremony. It is the first time, when Bangla desh going to organize or co- hosting a cricket world cup, using the one day international cricket format.

It was earlier decided that Pakistan will also supposed to be co- hosted the upcoming cricket world cup. But now after the attack on Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore, ICC sacked the right from Pakistan to co –host the world cup. Even after that shameful accident, the organizing committee of the Cricket world cup, who had their main head office in Lahore, also shifted in Mumbai. The 14 matches, including one semi final were supposed to hold by Pakistan, now distributed among India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. India received 8 matches of Pakistan, four goes to Sri Lanka, and rest 2 is in Bangladesh’s bag.

ICC scheduled the venue and cricket world cup dates for the upcoming cricket battle. Starting on February 19, the match will go on till Early April of 2011. Venue has been divided and distributed among the three hosts country. After the opening match in Bangladesh, It will move in the Chennai’s M.A Chidambaram stadium. The match will be play between New Zealand and Kenya. The third match of the Cricket World cup scheduled in Hambantttota International Cricket stadium, in Sri Lanka. The country will play their first match in the cricket world cup 2011 session in its own country with Canada.

The dates of the quarter final of the cricket world cup have been decided end of the month March. The first quarter final match will be held on 23rd March 2011 in Sher- e Bangla stadium, Dhaka on 2.30pm. Two among the four quarter final matches will play in Bangladesh. Rest of the two matches will be held in Sri Lanka, and India.The first Semi final matches will be played in R. Premadasa stadium, Colombo between the winner of first quarter final and third quarter final country. The second Semifinal will be held in India, Punjab Cricket Association, Mohali, between the second quarterfinal winner country and Fourth quarter final winner.

The great opportunity for India in this cricket world Cup mania, is hosting the grand final match in Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, on 20th April and the happiest thing for the cricket world cup 2011 is that, cricket world cup tickets growing rapidly. People from all over the world; rushing to purchase the tickets as soon as possible. The rates of the world cup tickets are different in different stadium, and different matches. The BCCI kept the rate of the tickets cheap, that cricket lover can buy ticket easily .but Semifinal and final tickets are still not available.

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