More than 1 million fans have now attended the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, said ICC in a press statement.
“With six games to go, the millionth fan came through the turnstiles during the match between Afghanistan and South Africa at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad,” shared ICC.
Fans have been flocking to the ten stadiums across India to witness the world’s best players compete at the World Cup.
“The momentum is set to continue with the upcoming semi-finals on November 15 and November 16 followed by the final on November 19,” stated the council.
Chris Tetley, Head of Events, ICC, said, “With over 1 million attendees and record-breaking viewership, the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 has reminded cricket fans around the world of the support and interest in the ODI format that highlights how much world cup cricket is valued. As we look ahead to the knockout stages, we look forward to this event breaking more records and showcasing the best about cricket in one day.”