Nissan ICC Champions Trophy Tour 2017 Live
The ICC Champions Trophy is back again this year. The Nissan Trophy Tour was launched at the ICC Academy in Dubai with much fanfare.
The launch ceremony was attended by former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi. The trophy will take on a global tour and will visit 19 cities across all 8 competing nations. It will allow cricket fans to get a close look at the esteemed silverware trophy. This move by the ICC is to empower fans as well as the new generation of cricket fans to get connected with the event.
The journey of the trophy will be reported across ICC’s different social media platforms. Fans from across the world can keep a track on the trophy’s movement via the Nissan Trophy Tour devoted section. Also, the official website of ICC will have an interactive map containing trophy tour’s detailed activities schedule along with images of the unusual journey and moments at each designated stop.
The journey of the trophy for India will start on 2 March. After making its journey through Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, New Zealand, Australia, and South Africa, it will finally arrive at its final destination the United Kingdom on 2 May where the ICC Champions Trophy will be hosted.
The ICC Champions Trophy will be followed by ICC Women’s World Cup on domestic trophy tour. The two major back-to-back events will be the summer for cricket celebrations in the UK.
This cricket tournament is very challenging for the players and entertaining for the fans. Cricket fans are eagerly waiting for this cricket tournament to begin.