Sourav Ganguly regrets missing out on the 2023 ICC ODI World Cup as BCCI President

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the schedule and venue allocations for the 2023 ODI World Cup. The tournament will commence on October 5, with England, the defending champions, taking on New Zealand at Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium.

India, the host nation, will open their campaign against Australia on October 8 in Chennai. The schedule reveal has garnered attention from former cricketers and experts who have shared their opinions on the event.


Sourav Ganguly, the former BCCI president, expressed his excitement on Twitter, stating that he missed out on the World Cup as president due to the pandemic but looks forward to the spectacle.

Taking to Twitter, Ganguly wrote, “Look forward to the World Cup in India .. missed out as president due to covid ..what a spectacle it will be ..great venues .. great allocations . So many venues no country can boast of ..Bcci will make it a tournament to remember for the world .. congratulations to all at @BCCI, @jayshah, Roger Binny and all the other office bearers ..and staff ..”

Ganguly praised the selection of venues and allocations, anticipating that the BCCI will make it a memorable tournament for the world. With great anticipation and support, the ODI World Cup 2023 promises to be a highly anticipated and captivating cricketing extravaganza.