The World Cup also creates a buzz around predicting the favourites and the dark horses and the underdogs and this time, the names of three countries that are doing the rounds as the favourites are England, India and Australia necessarily in that order. After having missed out on selection for the marquee event, Pollard might still find his World Cup dream realised if he is called as a replacement for an injured player.
West Indies have named allrounders Kieron Pollard and Dwayne Bravo in their 10-man list of reserve players for the upcoming World Cup. While some of them are youngsters, some of them are also old experienced players who will have to play significant roles for their respective teams. The list, which was put up on the website of Cricket West Indies (CWI), also included Kieron Pollard, who hasn't played an ODI since October 2016.
In the recently concluded season of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Bumrah was at the top of his game and he made some of the best batters in the tournament look ordinary with his bowling.
"In previous World Cups, we wanted to do Superman things".
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Warner is still one of the most destructive batsmen in the world and he has a good record in ODI cricket, in England.
"Obviously, I'll put my best foot forward and try to take us as deep as possible into the tournament and, hopefully, get over the line for the win", Hope said. India have a very balanced team.
Rashid Khan is one of the most exciting and loved young players in world cricket.
The limited edition packaging has been conceptualised & designed by Ogilvy &is inspired by the actual ICC World Cup Trophy.The innovative packaging design represents elements from the sport of cricket along with iconic monuments from England & Wales. However, Dwayne Bravo, an ex-captain, last featured in an ODI in 2014 and was overlooked ahead of the 2015 World Cup. But when they had a good series here, we were missing a few players.