The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour 2023 has been launched with a grand spectacle, captivating fans worldwide. This groundbreaking tour aims to create an unparalleled connection between cricket enthusiasts and the coveted trophy before the highly anticipated tournament in India.
Kicking off with a breathtaking journey into the stratosphere, the trophy gracefully descended upon the Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad, leaving fans awestruck. Over the course of the tour, which will span from June 27 to September 4, the iconic trophy will travel to 18 countries, spanning multiple continents, including Kuwait, Bahrain, Malaysia, USA, Nigeria, Uganda, France, Italy, and India.
The tour’s primary objective is to immerse cricket fans in the joyous spirit of the World Cup and allow them personal interactions with the esteemed trophy. Through an array of activations and events, an estimated one million enthusiasts will have the chance to get up close and personal with this symbol of cricketing greatness.
Beyond fan engagements, the tour holds immense significance as it involves meeting heads of states, launching community initiatives, supporting cricket development programs, and visiting renowned landmarks along the way. This multifaceted approach showcases the ICC’s commitment to global outreach and the development of cricket on a global scale.
ICC Chief Executive, along with BCCI Secretary, expressed their excitement about the tour, recognizing its role in building anticipation for the World Cup and fostering a sense of unity among cricket-loving nations.