ICC World Cup 2023
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Updated: 21 August 2023

World Cup 2023: How To Watch It For Free, Team India Schedule, Television, And Live Stream Details. According to the BCCI’s draft schedule for the 2023 Cricket World Cup, India will play their most awaited match against Pakistan on October 15, 2023, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

There is no doubt that the approaching ICC World Cup 2023 is the most important and anticipated competition of the current year. The highly anticipated event is only a few months away.

The 2023 edition of the ICC World Cup will be hosted by India. While India has previously hosted the competition, this is the first time they would do so on their own. They have previously co-hosted the competition alongside Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. India is currently preparing to host the full event on its own.

India has previously co-hosted the competition three times. They co-hosted the event for the first time in 1987, then again in 1996 and 2011. The World Cup has had 12 editions thus far, with the first taking place in 1975 in England.

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Team India Schedule, Venues For World Cup 2023

The long waited for India vs Pakistan in the ICC World Cup 2023 is as high as it has ever been. With the World Cup schedule still being finalized, India will play their group-stage games at nine different locations.

World Cup 2023 Matches will be played at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Pune, Dharamsala, Chennai, Lucknow and Hyderabad. ODI WC 2023 final will be held on November 19 in Ahmedabad, and the semi-finals to be held at Wankhede and Eden Gardens.

Ahmedabad will host the opener of this tournament which is going to be played between the finalists of the last world cup England and New Zealand. Apart from this India will play its first match against Australia on the 8th of October in Chennai. Here is the rest of the full schedule for India

Teams VenuesDate Day
India vs AustraliaChennai8 OctoberSun
India vs AfganistanDelhi11 OctoberWed
India Vs PakistanAhemedabad14 OctoberSat
India Vs BangladeshPune19 OctoberThu
India vs New ZealandDharamshala22 OctoberSun
India vs EnglandLucknow29 OctoberSun
India vs NetherlandsMumbai2 NovemberThu
India vs South AfricaKolkata5 NovemberSun
India vs Sri LankaBengaluru11 NovemberSat
Source- icc-cricket.com

World Cup 2023 Television and Live Streaming Rights


Star Sports has been given worldwide broadcast rights for every ICC event from 2015 through 2023, according to the ICC. Live and highlight rights are included in this. The whole ICC Cricket World Cup 2023—ODI matches—will be live-broadcast on Star Sports in India and the subcontinent.

Over their many networks, Star Sports offered commentary for the live matches in Hindi, English, and other regional Indian languages. Therefore, Star Sports 1, Star Sports 2, Star Sports 3, and Star Sports 1 will all broadcast the ICC Men’s ODI Cricket World Cup 2023 matches in Hindi. The 2023 World Cup Semi-final and Final, as well as every India match, will be broadcast on DD Sports.

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Live Streaming

All ICC 2023 One-Day International Cricket World Cup matches will also be live broadcast on Diseny+ Hotstar’s digital platform and subscriptions in India and the subcontinent. The 2023 Cricket World Cup live stream is available on Disney+ Hotstar VIP for INR 399 per year and on Disney+ Hotstar Premium for INR 1499 per year.

Another piece of news from the center is that Disney+Hotstar may waive all fees for the Asia Cup 2023 and World Cup 2023 matches. That is, they want to telecast all of the matches for free.