The ICC Cricket World Cup is scheduled to begin from May 30, 2019. The 12th edition of Cricket World Cup will take place in England and Wales. It is the fifth time that world cup tournament will take place on this venue. Ahead of ICC World Cup 2019, Afghanistan skipper Gulbadin Naib's brother Sharaf Naib made Cricket World Cup trophy out of the grass. Afghanistan Team for ICC World Cup 2019: Hamid Hassan Makes Comeback in Gulbadin Naib-Led 15-Man Squad For CWC19.
Afghanistan made it to World Cup 2019 after winning the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier tournament at Zimbabwe in March 2018. The team making to the final of the tournament qualified for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Afghanistan and the West Indies team made it to the final of that World Cup Qualifier in 2018, hence they qualified for Cricket World Cup 2019. Afghanistan will be led by Gulbadin Naib and will have former West Indies cricketer Phil Simmons as their coach. Let us have a look at the wonderful World Cup trophy made from grass. ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Meet Captains of All 10 Participating Teams.
World Cup Trophy made out of the grass in Afghanistan by Sharaf Naib
😍 WE. LOVE. THIS. 😍
A brilliant Cricket World Cup trophy made out of grass in Afghanistan, and we'd love to find the person who made it! pic.twitter.com/iAGdkgx5gE
— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) May 1, 2019
Cricket World Cup 2019 Trophy made out of the snow
— Honest Zaheer (@AsmahilZaheer) May 1, 2019
Afghanistan will begin their ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 campaign against Australia on June 1, 2019, at County Ground, Bristol. The final of World Cup 2019 tournament will be played on July 14 at Lord's in London.