The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup warm-up fixtures at three different venues will be available for live viewing in various regions. Here’s where you can catch these exciting games! Ten participating teams are scheduled to play two warm-up fixtures in Hyderabad, Guwahati, and Thiruvananthapuram. These matches are scheduled to take place from Friday, September 29th, to Tuesday, October 3rd, providing teams with valuable practice to adapt to the conditions they will encounter during the World Cup. There will be ten warm-up games, with each team participating in two matches.
How to watch the World Cup 2023 warm-up fixtures
In India, the tournament’s host nation, all the warm-up fixtures will be broadcast live on Star Sports and streamed on Disney+ Hotstar. Cricket fans in Pakistan can also watch these matches on PTV and ARY. Sri Lanka will showcase the warm-up fixtures on Maharaja TV. New Zealand viewers can tune in to Sky Sports NZ to catch the action, while fans in Australia can enjoy the matches on Fox Sports, available on both linear TV and Kayo streaming.
In England, Sky Sports will broadcast most of the warm-up fixtures, except for South Africa vs. Afghanistan, Australia vs. the Netherlands, and Afghanistan vs. Sri Lanka matches, which will be available on both linear TV and digital platforms. Afghanistan fans can follow all the warm-up matches on Ariana TV, while in Bangladesh, Gazi TV will broadcast the matches featuring the Bangladesh national team, known as “The Tigers.”