Sport 24 – Cape Town – The Proteas will play in two official warm-up fixtures against Sri Lanka and West Indies ahead of the 2019 Cricket World Cup in England.

Summary

  • Cape Town – The Proteas will play in two official warm-up fixtures against Sri Lanka and West Indies ahead of the 2019 Cricket World Cup in England.
  • ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 Managing Director, Steve Elworthy, said: “It is always a huge milestone announcing an exciting warm-up schedule for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup as it really highlights just how close we are to the action getting underway this summer.
  • The Proteas will kick off their 2019 Cricket World Cup campaign against hosts England on May 30.
  • The 10 teams will play each other in a single-round of matches – as was the case in the 1992 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
  • Friday, May 24 – Pakistan v Afghanistan, Bristol County GroundFriday, May 24 – Sri Lanka v South Africa, Cardiff Wales StadiumSaturday, May 25 – England v Australia, Hampshire BowlSaturday, May 25 – India v New Zealand, The OvalSunday, May 26 – South Africa v Windies, Bristol County GroundSunday, May 26 – Pakistan v Bangladesh, Cardiff Wales StadiumMonday, May 27 – Australia v Sri Lanka, Hampshire BowlMonday, May 27 – England v Afghanistan, The OvalTuesday, May 28 – Windies v New Zealand, Bristol County GroundTuesday, May 28 – Bangladesh v India, Cardiff Wales Stadium


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