The England Cricket Board has announced schedule for the seventh season of ICC Champions Trophy which is going to begin from 6-23 June, 2013. England will host the seventh edition of ICC Champions Trophy.
ECB has selected world’s top eight cricket teams and divided them into two groups. In Group A, there are four top international cricket teams as Australia, Sri Lanka, New Zealand and England. While Group B has India, Pakistan, South Africa and West Indies.
The ICC Champions Trophy 2013, semi-final match will be played on 19 and 20 June at the Oval and Cardiff. And the final match of Champions trophy 2013 will be held on 23 June at Edgbaston.
The 2013, opening match of ICC Champion Trophy will be held between India and South Africa on 6 June at Cardiff. The most interesting match between Indian and Pakistan is schedule to be played on 15 June at Edgbaston.
The previous season was hosted by South Africa and the season was won by World Champion team Australia against New Zealand. Australia’s former captain Ricky Ponting was the Man of the Series of the tournament. The defending champions Australia will play their opening match against England on 8 June at Edgbaston.
Here is the complete fixtures of the ICC Champions Trophy, 2013 season 7 -
|Date & Day||Match Details||Venue||Timings||Live Streaming|
|6 June, 2013 – Thursday||India vs South Africa, 1st Match, Group B||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Wales||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|7 June, 2013 – Friday||Pakistan vs West Indies, 2nd Match, Group B||Kennington Oval, London||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|8 June, 2013 – Saturday||England vs Australia, 3rd Match, Group A||Edgbaston, Birmingham||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|9 June, 2013 – Sunday||New Zealand vs Sri Lanka, 4th Match, Group A||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Wales||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|10 June, 2013 -Monday||Pakistan vs South Africa, 5th Match, Group B||Edgbaston, Birmingham||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|11 June, 2013 – Tuesday||India vs West Indies, 6th Match, Group B||Kennington Oval, London||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|12 June, 2013 – Wednesday||Australia vs New Zealand, 7th Match, Group A||Edgbaston, Birmingham||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|13 June, 2013 – Thursday||England vs Sri Lanka, 8th Match, Group A||Kennington Oval, London||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|14 June, 2013 – Friday||South Africa vs West Indies, 9th Match, Group B||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Wales||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|15 June, 2013 – Saturday||India vs Pakistan, 10th Match, Group B||Edgbaston, Birmingham||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|16 June, 2013 – Sunday||England vs New Zealand, 11th Match, Group A||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Wales||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|17 June, 2013 – Monday||Australia vs Sri Lanka, 12th Match, Group A||Kennington Oval, London||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|19 June, 2013 – Wednesday||TBC vs TBC, 1st Semi-Final||Kennington Oval, London||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|20 June, 2013 – Thursday||TBC vs TBC, 2nd Semi-Final||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Wales||-||ESPN Star Cricket|
|23 June, 2013 – Sunday||TBC vs TBC, Final||Edgbaston, Birmingham||-||ESPN Star Cricket|