The hosting rights were awarded in April 2006, after England and Wales withdrew from the bidding to host the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, which was held in Australia and New Zealand. The first match will be played at The Oval while the final will be played at Lord's. It is the fifth time that the Cricket World Cup will be held in England and Wales, following the 1975, 1979, 1983 and 1999 World Cups.
ICC cricket world cup 2019 is most awaited event everywhere throughout the world, all cricket fans through the Globe are tensely waiting for this Mega tournament.The 10-team Cricket World Cup will be held from 30 May, 2019 to 14 July, 2019 in England and Wales. ICC has been guaranteed broad TV coverage and online live streaming over the world.