The 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup will be the tenth World Cup Cricket and will be hosted by three of South Asia cricket Test playing countries: India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Bangladesh will co first time hosting a Cricket World Cup. World Cup cricket use an International Day of format, with fourteen national cricket teams scheduled to compete. The World Cup will take place between February and early April 2011, with the first match to be played on February 19, 2011 with co-hosts India and Bangladesh, face to face in the stage of Sher-e-Bangla National Mirpur, Dhaka. The opening ceremony was held on February 17, 2011 at Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka, two days before the start of the tournament, and the final on April 2, 2011 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.
The World Cup should also be co-hosted by Pakistan, but following the attack in 2009 on the national cricket team in Sri Lanka in Lahore, the International Cricket Council (ICC) decided to strip Pakistan of their right to housing . The head of the organizing committee is originally in Lahore, but now have moved to Bombay. Pakistan is supposed to have 14 games, including a semifinal. Eight of the parties of Pakistan, were awarded to India, four in Sri Lanka and two in Bangladesh.
1. ESPN3.com – Official site to watch Sports online, mainly for users of U.S.
2. espnstar.com/cwclive – Official ICC Live Streaming site to watch all CWC 2011 matches live online in India
3. Crictime.com – Multiple Live Streaming links to watch cricket online