Search engine Google kicked off an interactive doodle for cricket enthusiasts with relevant information about the tournament on Thursday.
The 2019 Cricket World Cup begins today as host England will take on South Africa in the opening match at The Oval.
When you take your mouse pointer to the 2019 Cricket World Cup Google Doodle (for desktop users), it reads, ‘2019 ICC Cricket World Cup begins’.
When you click on it, the first thing you’ll see is the schedule of all upcoming matches of the World Cup, its points table and updates.
On the occasion, captains of all 10 participating teams met Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Harry at the Buckingham Palace before the opening ceremony of World Cup 2019.
— Quetta Gladiators (@TeamQuetta) May 29, 2019
Many cricketing legends like Viv Richards, Anil Kumble, Jacques Kallis were involved in the opening ceremony. Nobel peace prize winner Malala Yousafzai represented Pakistan.