The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 is being held in India from 5 October to 19 November 2023. The tournament features ten teams and is being played across ten venues.
On the opening day of the tournament, New Zealand defeated England by 9 wickets at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Motera, Ahmedabad. England had set a winning target of 283 runs before New Zealand. The Kiwis achieved that target in 36.2 overs by losing only one wicket.
The tournament will retain the round-robin format of the previous edition, with all teams playing against each other for a total of 45 league matches. The top four teams will qualify for the semifinals, which will be played in Mumbai on November 15 and in Kolkata on November 16.
Q.: Where did New Zealand defeat England on the opening day of the tournament on 5 October 2023?
a) Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
b) Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad
c) Eden Gardens, Kolkata
d) Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Answer: b) Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad