Indian Team to Play Against Netherlands on Diwali: New Schedule Announcement for Upcoming ODI World Cup by ICC

The ICC announced the updated schedule for the 2023 ODI World Cup in India on the evening of August 9th. The official schedule of nine matches, which was issued in the last week of June, has been modified. Among these alterations is a rescheduled match between India and Pakistan on October 14th rather than October 15th. Another match between the Indian squad and the Netherlands has also been delayed.

Festival Fever and Cricket Frenzy: ODI World Cup’s India Schedule Unveiled

The ODI World Cup in India coincides with several key festivals across the country. The event will begin with Navaratri festivities, followed by Kali Puja, Dussehra, and Diwali. The Indian team’s match against the Netherlands has been rescheduled for Diwali, November 12th.

Previously, Team India faced Australia on Diwali

Team India frequently avoids large confrontations on major holiday days, with special emphasis given to Diwali. The last time India played on Diwali was 36 years ago, against Australia at Delhi’s field during the 1987 ODI World Cup. On October 22nd, India defeated Pakistan by a score of 56 runs.

Changes to the schedule of nine matches, including three against Pakistan
The freshly revealed schedule for the ODI World Cup contains changes to the plans for nine matches, three of which include Pakistan’s team. The match between Pakistan and India has been rescheduled until October 14th. Their match against Sri Lanka is scheduled for October 10th, while their match against England is scheduled for November 11th.”

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ICC and BCCI Announce Ticket Sales for ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023

Tickets for the ICC Men’s Cricket ODI World Cup 2023 will go on sale on August 25th, according to the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). This comes when the latest match schedule for the world’s largest cricket spectacular is released.

Beginning August 15th, fans will be able to register their interest in advance of the start of ticket sales at This will provide them first access to ticket information, ensuring they secure their place at the World Cup and have a day filled with cricketing excitement. The program has been updated with the following fixture adjustments in order to provide the best experience for both players and fans:

The schedule of the ODI World Cup 2023

England against. Bangladesh, October 10th, 10:30 a.m.
Pakistan vs. Sri Lanka, October 10th, 2:00 p.m.
Australia vs. South Africa, October 12th, 2:00 p.m.
New Zealand vs. Bangladesh, October 13th, 2:00 p.m.
India vs. Pakistan, October 14th, 2:00 p.m.
England against. Afghanistan, October 15th, 2:00 p.m.
Australia vs. Bangladesh, November 11th, 10:30 a.m.
England against. Pakistan, November 11th, 2:00 p.m.
India versus. Netherlands, November 12th, 2:00 p.m.

To manage the projected demand for tickets and give as many cricket fans as possible the chance to see the world’s finest players in action, ticket sales will take place in stages on the following dates:

Non-India practice matches and all non-India tournament matches are scheduled for August 25th.

On August 30th, India will play matches at Guwahati and Trivandrum.
On August 31st, India will play matches in Chennai, Delhi, and Pune.
Matches in Dharamshala, Lucknow, and Mumbai begin on September 1st.
On September 2nd, India will play matches in Bangalore and Kolkata.
September 3rd: India vs. Pakistan in Ahmedabad
Semi-finals and finals are scheduled on September 15th.

BCCI CEO Hemang Amin expressed his joy as he announced that fans now have the opportunity to register for updates and information about the official tickets for the ICC Men’s Cricket ODI World Cup 2023.. After some revisions, the program is finally finalized, and fans can look forward to purchasing tickets and watching some high-quality cricket.” BCCI ensures that no stone would be left unturned in order to give spectators with a memorable experience during all hosting events.

Chris Tetley, ICC’s Head of Events, mentioned, “The ticket sales for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 will commence this month, and we invite all cricket’s millions of fans to register their interest from next week to ensure they are among the first to know. Be part of the first wave to get the news and be part of the world’s greatest cricket showpiece.” The modifications in the program ensure that players and fans alike will have the best possible experience during this thrilling one-day cricket event.

Following the introduction of the ‘It Takes a Text to One Day’ campaign earlier this month, the announcement of ticket registration is the next exciting milestone leading up to the ICC Men’s Cricket ODI World Cup, which will feature Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, renowned batsman Shubman Gill, and Jemimah Rodrigues.”

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