World Cup 2019 LIVE: Player rankings and comparisons after AUS vs SA match

The 10 teams in the 12th edition of the World Cup will play against each other in a single-league format, with the top four sides making the semifinals.

Chris Gayle started off World Cup 2019 with a fluent fifty.   -  Reuters Photo

The 10 teams in the 12th edition of the World Cup will play against each other in a single-league format, with the top four sides after 45 matches qualify for the semifinals.

West Indies won the first two editions in 1975 and 1979, while India won in 1983 and 2011. Other winners are Pakistan in 1992 and Sri Lanka in 1996.

England's Ben Stokes has already kicked off the tournament by taking a stunning catch in the opening game at The Oval. Surely, as the World Cup progresses there would be stunning all-round performances.