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Australia vs Canada World Cup 2011

Australia vs Canada World Cup 2011 would be quite interesting to watch. Everyone would be eager to see how one of the world cup favorites, Australia continues to create magic on one hand, while Canada giving out there everything on the field, makes every effort to stay alive at the Cricket World Cup 2011. The World Cup 2011 Australia vs Canada match will be televised by ESPNStar and DD National. The other channels in various parts of the world, where you can catch hold of the match are Sky Sport, GEO Super, PTV, Nine Network tv, SABC, DD National, DirecTV, Fox Sports, ATN, Sky Sports, Eurosport2 etc. To be held on Wednesday, 16th March, 2011, this will be Group A match.

Match Timing and Venue

The Canada vs Australia World Cup 2011 match will be held on Wednesday, 16th March. This is a day and night match to take place at 2011at 09:00 GMT, 14:30 local and 14:00 PKT. The venue for Australia vs Canada World Cup 2011 match is M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.

How to Reach Chinnaswamy Stadium

Airways, Railways and Roadways connect the Chinnaswami Stadium in Bangalore, very well to other parts in the city. Situated at a distance of about 10km only from the Bangalore Airport, the stadium is close to M.G. Road. Hence for those traveling from outside the country, it wont be a problem to reach the stadium.

The two nearest railway station to the Chinnaswami Stadium in Bangalore happens to be the Bangalore city railway station and Bangalore cantonment railway station. For those located near the M.G Road would find it very easy to access the Cantonment station. The stadium is at a distance of only 8 km from the Cantonment Railway station. Hence trains can be a very good option to travel to this Cricket World Cup 2011 venue. From the Bangalore central railway station, the bus route would take you to the stadium in just about one and a half hours. Prepaid taxis can also be availed.

Bangalore is connected to the rest of India by National Highway 4, 7 and 48. There are Volvo buses and state transport corporation buses that connect Bangalore to places like Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Goa.

Strength of Team Australia and Team Canada

Having been the winners of the world cup title for several times, the Australian Cricket team would surely like to add more feathers to their glory. Check out the key players in team such as Mike Hussey, Shane Watson and Mitchell Johnson and of course the attacking captaincy of Ricky Ponting.

Team Canada on the other hand will really have to try hard in order to do something different and unexpected while playing against Australia. The side has to rely on wicket-keeper Ashish Bagai, Umar Bhatti, Rizwan Cheema, Sunil Dhaniram, the all-rounder.

All the best Canada and Australian Cricket Team for their Cricket World Cup 2011. Hope they make it big this world cup.


Tickets for the Australia vs Canada World Cup 2011 can be bought from the various gates of the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore. You can also go online and book the tickets for the match or check out the retail outlet locations for distributing world cup tickets by ICC.

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Last Updated on 01 April 2011

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