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Get Ready for Cricket World Cup 2015

Cricket's most prestigious global tournament will return to New Zealand and Australia after 23 years, with 14 nations out to prove they are the best one-day team in the world, between 14 February and 29 March 2015. It is the biggest event of one of the most passionately followed sports around the world. Make sure you are fully prepared with your gear to show your support for your favorite team before the carnival starts. Wickets will tumble; balls will fly away and your favorite superstars will go head to head when the favorite tournament in cricketing universe starts this February.

Get your gear ready this world cup

Cricket's most prestigious global tournament will return to New Zealand and Australia after 23 years, with 14 nations out to prove they are the best one-day team in the world, between 14 February and 29 March 2015. It is the biggest event of one of the most passionately followed sports around the world. Make sure you are fully prepared with your gear to show your support for your favorite team before the carnival starts. Wickets will tumble; balls will fly away and your favorite superstars will go head to head when the favorite tournament in cricketing universe starts this February.

The Tournament

The 11th edition of the world cup begins from 14th Feb. Top cricketing nations and some associate nations will be battling hard to claim the top spot. There are many favorites to lift the cup but as we know cricket is unexpected and anyone can defeat anyone on its given day so the excitement is at an all time high. 49 matches will be played in 14 venues with Australia staging 26 games at grounds while New Zealand 23 hosts tournament matches, including a Quarterfinal in Wellington and a Semifinal in Auckland and will host every team at least once, making this a once in a generation opportunity to see the world's best going head-to-head. While the viewership of 2011 world cup broke records, it is set to achieve even greater heights this time around. Added to this, the government claims that the world cup can bring in a profit of over 366 million dollars to both the host nation.

Be behind your team

The world cup elevates the tourism and hospitality industry of the host nations as the host nation benefits from the influx of touring supporters. It is unparalleled to any other sporting event around the world. Make sure you have your gear ready to show your support to your team. Sale of the jerseys of national teams reaches a whole new level during the tournament. People from all around the world come to support their nation. The economic benefits are huge. Cricket is a hugely popular game down in NZ and Australia. Organizing the world cup will add to the hype it already has.

The tournament returns down under after 23 years. The last edition to be hosted by NZ and Australia was in 1992. The people have waited so much to witness their favorite superstars and teams go head to head in this sporting phenomenon and so has the retailers. The sales of cricket merchandise set to skyrocket once the event starts. If you want a bat like Virat Kohli has or the favorite SS ball / Helmet, there is something for you.

Less than 40 days remain till the World Cup carnival starts. People have waited for the tournament to return to New Zealand and Australia for such a long time. Dont miss out on the opportunity to show you support. Make sure you are present to support your team with full enthusiasm.


Written by Prabhash Srivastava of www.xperiencesports.co.nz



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