The Champions Trophy 2013 tournament is a part of Future Cricket Tour Programs (FTP) prepared by International Cricket Council (ICC). England will host the Champions Trophy 2013 tournament, beginning on June 6, 2013. In Champions Trophy 2013 tournament, first ODI match would be between India - South Africa on Jun 6, 2013 at 10:30 local time to be played at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff.
There are going to be eight teams participating this year in the ICC Champions Trophy 2013. These teams have been pooled in two different groups. All the teams in one group will have at least one match against each other. There will be allocation of points for each of the matches throughout the competition. After the matches of the group stages have concluded, the two top teams from each group will qualify for the semi finals of the tournament. The Group A winner will face the Group B runner up in the first match of the semi final and the Group B winner will face the Group A runner up in the second match of the semi final. As obvious as it may seem, the winners of this round will be meeting each other at the finals. The Champions Trophy Schedule PDF will be available in the internet very soon
In the South Africa vs India ODI match, it would be interesting to know who will be top spinner on this cricket pitch with interesting fight between cricket bat and cricket ball in ICC Champions Trophy 2013. Some cricket websites like sky sports, star cricket and cricinfo provides latest cricket score on ICC Champions Trophy 2013 tournament. If you reside in North America, you can watch ICC Champions Trophy 2013 live on internet by using cricket willow website.