Category Archives: Global Events

Major events of world-wide interest, and celebrated globally.

The Royal Wedding

Celebrate the union of Prince William and Catherine Middleton with the Royal Sale!

Royal Sale

Prince William and Kate Middleton are to marry at Westminster Abbey on the Feast of St Catherine on Friday, April 29, 2011. You may love royal weddings, or you may hate them. Either way, you can’t ignore the big union of 2011. Hence the Royal Sale at www.allposters.com, where you can celebrate the marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton with a sale fit for a king.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Group Stage Matches

Eight teams from the two groups have qualified for the quarter finals

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011

Group stage matches of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 started on February 19, 2011 and ended on March 20, 2011. The top four teams Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia and New Zealand from Group A and the top four teams South Africa, India, England and West Indies from Group B have advanced to the Quarter Finals.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Venues

Location of venues on map and image gallery of stadiums.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011

All the venues of the 2011 Cricket World Cup were announced on November 2, 2009 in Mumbai by the International Cricket Council. In Sri Lanka, two new stadiums have been constructed for the World Cup. They are located in Kandy and Hambantota.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Official Theme Song

De ghuma ke is released in three languages by composer trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Official Theme Song is composed by the Indian popular music trio of Shankar, Ehsaan, and Loy. The lyrics of the song have been written by Manoj Yadav. De Ghuma Ke will also be dubbed in Bengali and Sinhalese as India is co-hosting the event along with Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. The song has been marketed by Ogilvy and Mather.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Ambassador

Sachin Tendulkar is the official event ambassador for the 2011 Cricket World Cup in South Asia.

Sachin Tendulkar

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has been a part of five World Cups but in his sixth he will play a special role, that of being the official event ambassador for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011. It was announced by the International Cricket Council on November 11, 2010.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Mascot

Stumpy, the official mascot for the 2011 Cricket World Cup in South Asia

ICC CWC 2011 Mascot

Stumpy, a ten year old elephant, is the official mascot for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011. He was unveiled at a function in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Friday, April 2, 2010. He is very young, enthusiastic, and bursting at the seams with his love for cricket and its heroes. He thinks cricket is the most fun game in the world. He loves playing street cricket, would play 24/7 if he could, and dreams of playing in the World Cup one day.