Google's Dynamic Doodle Kicks Off ICC ODI World Cup 2023 with a Bang
The cricketing world is abuzz with excitement as the ICC One Day International (ODI) World Cup makes its return, pitting defending champions England against last edition's runners-up, New Zealand, in the opening match of the 2023 tournament. This highly anticipated event is scheduled to kick off on Thursday, October 5th, and will extend until November 19th, promising 48 thrilling matches, including 45 league encounters. The inaugural showdown will unfold at the magnificent Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Cricket enthusiasts worldwide are counting down the days to this sporting extravaganza, and even the technology giant, Google, has joined the celebration. To mark the opening day of the ICC World Cup 2023, Google has unveiled a special Doodle, showcasing its cricket fever.
The Google Doodle for the ICC World Cup 2023 is not just any static image; it's a dynamic, animated creation that captures the essence of cricket. Within this artwork, two ducks, each holding a cricket bat in their wings, can be seen racing across cricket stadium pitches. What sets this Doodle apart is Google's clever play on words. The word "Cricket Bat" is spelled out with an imaginative twist, replacing the letter "L" with a cricket bat symbol. Furthermore, the Doodle offers an option to easily share the excitement on various social media platforms.
This year marks the 13th edition of the ODI World Cup, and India is honored to be the host nation for this grand event. The tournament features ten formidable teams and is slated to span 46 action-packed days, with matches taking place at ten distinct stadiums in various cities. The excitement is palpable as fans gear up for the opening clash between England and New Zealand.
For those eager to catch all the live action, Indian television viewers can tune in to the Star Sports network, which will broadcast all the World Cup matches. Additionally, cricket aficionados can enjoy free live streaming of the games via Disney Hotstar.
The return of the ICC ODI World Cup is set to enthrall cricket lovers and captivate the world with breathtaking contests, remarkable performances, and unforgettable moments. With Google's creative Doodle and numerous broadcasting options, fans can immerse themselves in the thrill of this international cricketing spectacle, celebrating the spirit of the game and the pursuit of glory on the world stage.
- PTC PUNJABI