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World Cup 2027; A selection of 8 places in South Africa

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Lahore: South Africa has started preparations to host the World Cup 2027.

The 50-over World Cup was held in India last year where Australia won the title by defeating the host India The next edition will be held in 2027. The hosting is jointly given to South Africa, Zimbabwe and Namibia The event started already, infrastructure development planning is underway.

The Chief Executive of Cricket South Africa, Follysty Moseki, said in this regard that 8 venues were selected for the games, while making decisions, logistical requirements including air travel and hotels were kept in mind. , most places also have the honor of hosting the World Cup 2003. , at that time the competitions were held in February March, this season is scheduled for October, November.

Selected venues include Wanderers in Johannesburg, SuperSport Park in Centurion, Newlands in Cape Town, Kingsmead in Durban and St George’s Park Stadium in Gkeberha, Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein, Boland Park in Pearl and Buffalo Park in East London. , Benoni, Pushfstrom and Kimberley were removed from the list.

It should be noted that the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, with a capacity of 30,000 spectators, had the honor of hosting the semi-finals of the World Cup 2003, T20 World Cup 2007 and the Champions Trophy 2009.

Follasti Moseki said that we want to make the World Cup a memorable occasion for cricket fans, organizing the competitions will promote the game in the region.

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