On June 18, Wednesday England vs Afghanistan World Cup 2019 match will be played at Old Trafford Cricket Ground, 3:00 pm IST. It is the fifth time that Men’s most coveted cricket tournament will be held in England and Wales. The format for the Quadrennial tournament will be a single group of ten teams, with each team playing the other nine teams, and the top four teams progressing to a knockout stage of semi-finals and a final.
Star Sports will broadcast the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 LIVE in eight languages, including Hindi and English.
Star Sports, International Cricket Council’s global media rights partner, has dedicated Star Sports 3, Star Sports 1 Hindi SD/HD, Star Sports Select 1 SD/HD, Star Sports Select 2 SD/HD, Star Sports 1 Tamil, Star Sports 1 Telugu, Star Sports 1 Kannada, Star Sports 1 Bangla, upcoming Star Sports 1 Marathi, Asianet Plus and Star Sports First for the ICC World Cup 2019 live broadcast and special programming.
Soon to be launched Star Sports 1 Marathi is also being added to Star Sports regional bouquet of channels that will telecast the ICC World Cup 2019.
England: Jonny Bairstow, Jason Roy, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood, Alex Hales, Tom Curran, Joe Denly, David Willey.
AFGHANISTAN: Gulbadin Naib (c), Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Noor Ali Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmat Shah, Asghar Afghan, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Najibullah Zadran, Samiullah Shinwari, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Aftab Alam, Hamid Hassan and Mujeeb ur Rahman.