ICC Champions Trophy 2017-18 Schedules Announced. First of all, the 18-day tournament will run from June 1 to 18 June. Also see matches played at the Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff and The Oval in London. So a couple of days before the all-Asian clash, Australia and New Zealand will lock horns in a repeat of the World Cup 2015 final at Edgbaston.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Announced
Furthermore, ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Event host and 2004 and 2013 finalists England will take on Bangladesh in the tournament-opener at The Oval. Also be the venue for a battle between former champions Sri Lanka and South Africa on June 3.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 was announce at The Oval exactly a year before the first ball is to be bowled in the tournament, in which a total of 15 matches — including three knock-out games — will be play over two and a half weeks. The top eight sides as on September 30, 2015 have qualifie for this tournament, with world champions Australia seeded number-one.
They head Group A, which also includes fourth seeds New Zealand, sixth seeds England and seventh seeds Bangladesh, who will be returning to this competition for the first time since 2006.India lead Group B, which also comprises third seeds South Africa, fifth seeds Sri Lanka and eighth seeds Pakistan.
The top two sides from each group will progress to the semi-finals. This will be play at Cardiff and Edgbaston on June 14 and 15 respectively, with The Oval hosting the final.
India and Pakistan also play a match with each other in this champion trophy. So this hot and cool match is the heart of this champion trophy.
So all fans of cricket lover just a little bit wait and then watch this fully event live.