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ICC World Cup Trophy Arrives in Pakistan Ahead of Mega Event

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The ICC World Cup trophy arrived in Pakistan ahead of the eagerly anticipated mega event, scheduled to be jointly hosted by the United States and the West Indies from June 1 onwards.

With great enthusiasm, officials from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) extended a warm welcome to both the prestigious trophy and the esteemed ICC delegation upon their arrival.

The trophy is poised to captivate cricket enthusiasts as it takes center stage for public display today at 5:00 p.m. in Shakarparian, allowing fans a firsthand glimpse of the coveted symbol of cricketing excellence.

Earlier this month, reports had already hinted at the imminent arrival of the ICC T20 World Cup trophy in Pakistan, with expectations set for its presence by the end of April.

In the backdrop of these preparations, the PCB, in collaboration with the International Cricket Council (ICC), diligently worked on finalizing the tour dates for the trophy, ensuring it aligns seamlessly with the nation’s cricketing calendar.

With keen anticipation building up, the PCB strategically aimed to synchronize the trophy tour with the upcoming home series against New Zealand, maximizing the outreach and excitement among fans across the country.

Shifting focus to the grand event itself, the 2024 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup signifies the ninth edition of this biennial tournament, meticulously organized by the ICC.

Scheduled to unfold from June 1 to June 29, 2024, this edition promises to be historic as it marks the first time matches will be played in the United States, broadening the tournament’s reach into the Americas beyond the traditional venues in the West Indies.

As the defending champions, England, celebrate their previous triumph over Pakistan in the final, this tournament boasts a record participation of 20 teams, showcasing the global growth and fervor surrounding T20 cricket.

Among them, Canada and Uganda earn their debut appearances, while the United States enters the fray as a participant and co-host for the first time, underlining the sport’s burgeoning popularity in newer territories.

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