Bollywood actor Urvashi Rautela has become the first female actor to unveil the Cricket World Cup 2023 trophy in Paris, France. She can be seen posing with the trophy in a body-hugging beige dress near the Eiffel Tower.
Rautela shared the picture on social media with the caption: “With the deepest humility, I am honoured to be the FIRST ACTOR TO OFFICIALLY LAUNCH & UNVEIL the ‘CRICKET WORLD CUP 2023 TROPHY’ AT THE EIFFEL TOWER IN PARIS, FRANCE. Thank you @ICC @cricketworldcup @francecricket 🏏”
The trophy’s world tour was launched on June 27. The coveted silverware has been traveling to various countries including USA, Kuwait, Bahrain, Malaysia and France to be showcased at different venues for the fans to see it.
The 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup will be the 13th edition of the Cricket World Cup. It is scheduled to be hosted in India from 5 October to 19 November 2023. It will be the first men’s Cricket World Cup to be hosted solely by India. The country had earlier co-hosted the event in 1987, 1996, and 2011.
The opening game, the final game and the India vs Pakistan game will be played in Ahmedabad. Mumbai and Kolkata will host the semifinals.
Rautela’s unveiling of the trophy is part of a promotional campaign for the tournament. The ICC is hoping to generate excitement for the event and attract a global audience.
The tournament is expected to be a major sporting event, with millions of fans around the world tuning in to watch. It is also expected to have a significant economic impact on India, with billions of dollars being spent on tourism, hospitality, and other related industries.
Rautela’s involvement in the tournament is a major coup for the ICC. She is a popular actress with a large following on social media. Her endorsement of the tournament is likely to boost its popularity and attract new fans.
The 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup is shaping up to be a major event. With Rautela’s involvement, it is sure to generate even more excitement and anticipation.
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