Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England

Check out some of the best photos from the opening party of the ICC Cricket World Cup in England.

FirstCricket Staff May 30, 2019 18:35:56 IST
Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England
Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England

Fans gather in numbers and revel at Mall Road in central London during the opening ceremony of the Cricket World Cup 2019. ICC

Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England

Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai also participated in the curtain raiser of the 12 edition of World Cup. ICC

Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England

Former India cricketer Anil Kumble and Bollywood actor Farhan Akthar were also a part of the celebrations. ICC

Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England

England's Andrew Flintoff (2L) hosted the ceremony. Australia's Michael Clarke was present at the event as well. ICC

Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England

UK-based band Rudimental along with artist Loryn unveiled official World Cup song 'Stand by' during the opening ceremony enthralling fans in London. ICC

Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England

England skipper Eoin Morgan (L) and India captain Virat Kohli too enjoying all the events during the opening party. ICC

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