2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures - Dates, Times and Venues for all 48 Matches in England & Wales

All the matches to look out for at the 2019 Cricket World Cup
The ICC Cricket World Cup trophy which will be lifted by one of the 10 competing nations on 14 July 2019. (Getty Images)
The ICC Cricket World Cup trophy which will be lifted by one of the 10 competing nations on 14 July 2019. (Getty Images)

2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


The 2019 Cricket World Cup is divided into a round robin stage and a knockout stage. The 10 teams involved will each play each other once before the four teams with the highest points tally progress to the semifinals.

There will be 45 group stage matches and three knockout fixtures in total spread out from 30 May-14 July and across 11 venues. The 2019 Cricket World Cup will begin and end in London with the first match at the Oval and the last at Lord’s.

Afghanistan 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


Minnows Afghanistan will begin their campaign against world champions Australia on 1 June. They will then face Sri Lanka before tricky fixtures against New Zealand, South Africa, England and India.

A winnable fixture against Bangladesh follows before Afghanistan round off their group stage schedule with fixtures against Pakistan and the West Indies.

(All fixture times BST)

  • 1 June 2019 13:30 Afghanistan vs Australia   County Ground, Bristol
  • 4 June 2019 10:30 Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka   Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
  • 8 June 2019 13:30 Afghanistan vs New Zealand   County Ground, Taunton
  • 15 June 2019 13:30 Afghanistan vs South Africa   Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
  • 18 June 2019 10:30 Afghanistan vs England   Old Trafford, Manchester
  • 22 June 2019 10:30 Afghanistan vs India   Rose Bowl, Southampton
  • 24 June 2019 10:30 Afghanistan vs Bangladesh   Rose Bowl, Southampton
  • 29 June 2019 10:30 Afghanistan vs Pakistan   Headingley, Leeds
  • 4 July 2019 10:30 Afghanistan vs West Indies   Headingley, Leeds

Australia 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


Justin Langer’s Australia start off with what should be relatively straightforward matches against Afghanistan and the West Indies. Next on the cards is a humdinger against India before fixtures against Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

Australia finish their group stage schedule with tough fixtures against hosts England, 2015 finalists New Zealand and a South Africa side which has caused them plenty of problems in recent times.

  • 1 June 2019 13:30 Australia vs Afghanistan   County Ground, Bristol
  • 6 June 2019 10:30 Australia vs West Indies   Trent Bridge, Nottingham
  • 9 June 2019 10:30 Australia vs India   The Oval, London
  • 12 June 2019 10:30 Australia vs Pakistan   County Ground, Taunton
  • 15 June 2019 10:30 Australia vs Sri Lanka   The Oval, London
  • 20 June 2019 10:30 Australia vs Bangladesh   Trent Bridge, Nottingham
  • 25 June 2019 10:30 Australia vs England   Lord’s, London
  • 29 June 2019 13:30 Australia vs New Zealand   Lord’s, London
  • 6 July 2019 13:30 Australia vs South Africa   Old Trafford, Manchester

aus 2015 cwc champions
Australia are the defending Cricket World Cup champions having lifted the trophy in 2015. (Getty Images)

Bangladesh 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


Bangladesh face a tough start to the 2019 Cricket World Cup with matches against South Africa, New Zealand and England. The following fixtures against Sri Lanka and the West Indies are however more winnable on paper.

Bangladesh then face the daunting challenge of playing Australia but a match against Afghanistan follows before another tricky one against India. Bangladesh’s final group stage match is against Pakistan.

  • 2 June 2019 10:30 Bangladesh vs South Africa   The Oval, London
  • 5 June 2019 13:30 Bangladesh vs New Zealand   The Oval, London
  • 8 June 2019 10:30 Bangladesh vs England   Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
  • 11 June 2019 10:30 Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka   County Ground, Bristol
  • 17 June 2019 10:30 Bangladesh vs West Indies   County Ground, Taunton
  • 20 June 2019 10:30 Bangladesh vs Australia   Trent Bridge, Nottingham
  • 24 June 2019 10:30 Bangladesh vs Afghanistan   Rose Bowl, Southampton
  • 2 July 2019 10:30 Bangladesh vs India   Edgbaston, Birmingham
  • 5 July 2019 10:30 Bangladesh vs Pakistan   Lord’s, London

England 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


Hosts England get the 2019 Cricket World Cup underway on 30 May with a mouthwatering clash against South Africa. Matches against Pakistan, Bangladesh, the West Indies, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka follow.

England’s group stage schedule rounds off with three difficult matches in a row as Trevor Bayliss’ men face Australia, India and New Zealand.

  • 30 May 2019 10:30 England vs South Africa   The Oval, London
  • 3 June 2019 10:30 England vs Pakistan   Trent Bridge, Nottingham
  • 8 June 2019 10:30 England vs Bangladesh   Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
  • 14 June 2019 10:30 England vs West Indies   Rose Bowl, Southampton
  • 18 June 2019 10:30 England vs Afghanistan   Old Trafford, Manchester
  • 21 June 2019 10:30 England vs Sri Lanka   Headingley, Leeds
  • 25 June 2019 10:30 England vs Australia   Lord’s, London
  • 30 June 2019 10:30 England vs India   Edgbaston, Birmingham
  • 3 July 2019 10:30 England vs New Zealand   Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street

India 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


India have to wait until 5 June before they get their 2019 Cricket World Cup campaign underway with an eagerly anticipated match against South Africa. Next are tough fixtures against Australia and New Zealand before a humdinger against rivals Pakistan.

Although there are some potential stumbling blocks in India’s run-in, it is generally a favourable one on paper. Ravi Shastri’s men face Afghanistan and the West Indies before a tricky encounter with England is followed by matches against Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

  • 5 June 2019 10:30 India vs South Africa   Rose Bowl, Southampton
  • 9 June 2019 10:30 India vs Australia   The Oval, London
  • 13 June 2019 10:30 India vs New Zealand   Trent Bridge, Nottingham
  • 16 June 2019 10:30 India vs Pakistan   Old Trafford, Manchester
  • 22 June 2019 10:30 India vs Afghanistan   Rose Bowl, Southampton
  • 27 June 2019 10:30 India vs West Indies   Old Trafford, Manchester
  • 30 June 2019 10:30 India vs England   Edgbaston, Birmingham
  • 2 July 2019 10:30 India vs Bangladesh   Edgbaston, Birmingham
  • 6 July 2019 10:30 India vs Sri Lanka   Headingley, Leeds

india 2011 celebrations
India broke Australia's spell of dominance momentarily when they won the 2011 Cricket World Cup. (Getty Images)

New Zealand 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


New Zealand start off their 2019 Cricket World Cup with three winnable fixtures against Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Afghanistan. Life will not get any easier from there for the Black Caps as they then play India and South Africa.

Gary Stead’s team finish off their round robin schedule with matches against the West Indies, Pakistan, Australia and England.

  • 1 June 2019 10:30 New Zealand vs Sri Lanka   Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
  • 5 June 2019 13:30 New Zealand vs Bangladesh   The Oval, London
  • 8 June 2019 13:30 New Zealand vs Afghanistan   County Ground, Taunton
  • 13 June 2019 10:30 New Zealand vs India   Trent Bridge, Nottingham
  • 19 June 2019 10:30 New Zealand vs South Africa   Edgbaston, Birmingham
  • 22 June 2019 13:30 New Zealand vs West Indies   Old Trafford, Manchester
  • 26 June 2019 10:30 New Zealand vs Pakistan   Edgbaston, Birmingham
  • 29 June 2019 13:30 New Zealand vs Australia   Lord’s, London
  • 3 July 2019 10:30 New Zealand vs England   Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street

Pakistan 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


Pakistan begin their quest for 2019 Cricket World Cup glory with a match against the West Indies on 31 May. Mickey Arthur’s men then face England, Sri Lanka and Australia before playing bitter rivals India.

Matches against South Africa and New Zealand follow for Pakistan before they finish up the group stage with favourable fixtures against Afghanistan and Bangladesh.

  • 31 May 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs West Indies   Trent Bridge, Nottingham
  • 3 June 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs England   Trent Bridge, Nottingham
  • 7 June 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs Sri Lanka   County Ground, Bristol
  • 12 June 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs Australia   Country Ground, Taunton
  • 16 June 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs India   Old Trafford, Manchester
  • 23 June 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs South Africa   Lord’s, London
  • 26 June 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs New Zealand   Edgbaston, Birmingham
  • 29 June 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs Afghanistan   Headingley, Leeds
  • 5 July 2019 10:30 Pakistan vs Bangladesh   Lord’s, London

South Africa 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


South Africa begin at the Oval against hosts England on 30 May before playing Bangladesh, India, the West Indies and Afghanistan. 

Ottis Gibson’s men then face New Zealand, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Australia as they look to shake off the “chokers” tag and win their first World Cup.

  • 30 May 2019 10:30 South Africa vs England   The Oval, London
  • 2 June 2019 10:30 South Africa vs Bangladesh   The Oval, London
  • 5 June 2019 10:30 South Africa vs India   Rose Bowl, Southampton
  • 10 June 2019 10:30 South Africa vs West Indies   Rose Bowl, Southampton
  • 15 June 2019 13:30 South Africa vs Afghanistan   Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
  • 19 June 2019 10:30 South Africa vs New Zealand   Edgbaston, Birmingham
  • 23 June 2019 10:30 South Africa vs Pakistan   Lord’s, London
  • 28 June 2019 10:30 South Africa vs Sri Lanka   Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
  • 6 July 2019 13:30 South Africa vs Australia   Old Trafford, Manchester

sa close to cwc glory
South Africa have come close to winning the Cricket World Cup on several occasions and will hope that 2019 can be their breakthrough year. (Getty Images)

Sri Lanka 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


Sri Lanka begin their 2019 Cricket World Cup campaign with fixtures against New Zealand, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

The Lions may be confident about picking up several wins in their opening four fixtures but the next five are likely to be more difficult. Sri Lanka play Australia, England and South Africa before facing the West Indies and India.

Date
Time
Nation
Nation
Ground
City
1 June 2019 10:30Sri LankaNew Zealand Sophia GardensCardiff
4 June 201910:30Sri LankaAfghanistanSophia GardensCardiff
7 June 201910:30Sri LankaPakistanCounty GroundBristol
11 June 201910:30 Sri LankaBangladeshCounty Ground Bristol
15 June 201910:30 Sri LankaAustraliaThe OvalLondon
21 June 201910:30 Sri LankaEnglandHeadingleyLeeds
28 June 201910:30 Sri LankaSouth AfricaRiverside GroundChester-le-Street
1 July 201910:30 Sri LankaWest IndiesRiverside GroundChester-le-Street
6 July 201910:30 Sri LankaIndiaHeadingleyLeeds

West Indies 2019 Cricket World Cup Fixtures


The West Indies play their first 2019 Cricket World Cup match against Pakistan before facing Australia, South Africa and England. Next up are matches against Bangladesh, New Zealand and India before the 1975 and 1979 world champions finish off the group stage against Sri Lanka and Afghanistan.

Date
Time
Nation
Nation
Ground
City
31 May 2019 10:30 West IndiesPakistan Trent BridgeNottingham
6 June 201910:30West Indies Australia Trent BridgeNottingham
10 June 2019 10:30 West Indies South AfricaRose Bowl Southampton
14 June 2019 10:30 West Indies England Rose BowlSouthampton
17 June 2019 10:30 West Indies Bangladesh County GroundTaunton
22 June 2019 13:30 West Indies New Zealand Old TraffordManchester
6 June 2019 10:30 West Indies India Old TraffordManchester
1 July 2019 10:30 West IndiesSri Lanka Riverside GroundChester-le-Street
4 July 2019 10:30 West IndiesAfghanistan HeadingleyLeeds

2019 Cricket World Cup Finals Fixtures


Date
Time
Nation
Nation
Ground
City
Stage
9 July 201910:30Qualifier 1Qualifier 4 Old TraffordManchesterSemi-Final 1
11 July 2019 10:30 Qualifier 2Qualifier 3EdgbastonBirminghamSemi-Final 2
14 July 2019 10:30 Winners Semi-final 1Winners Semi-final 2 Lord'sLondonFinal

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