Google is celebrating the opening ceremony of the 2011 Cricket World Cup with a doodle.
The 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup will be the tenth Cricket World Cup and is hosted by three South Asian Test cricket playing countries: India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. It's Bangladesh's first time co-hosting a Cricket World Cup.
The World Cup will use cricket's One Day International format, with fourteen national cricket teams scheduled to compete. The World Cup will take place between February and early April 2011, with the first match to be played on 19 February 2011 with co-hosts India and Bangladesh facing off at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka.
The opening ceremony was held on 17 February 2011 at Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka, two days before the start of the tournament, with the final on 2 April 2011 at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.