Ahead of ICC World 2019 take a look at all participating teams and analyze their strength and weakness. every team almost 5 years to preparation for world cup. 2019 world cup is going to a tough one because if you take a look to all teams have will prepare their bench. and its could not be very predictable.
There is 10 teams in this competition for one destiny. All 10 teams are test playing countries. there is no any associate team in 2019 world cup. 48 match will be played between these 10 teams. Here we will discuss all teams indivisualy.
Afghanistanis entering first time in this competition and his recent form is very impressive can give tough time to any team. but currently very new and unexperience so they will play will and can bags 2 to 3 victories.
Bangladesh made debut on world cup 1999 and surprise the world when they beat world runner up Pakistan. Bangladesh have played 32 matches till now and won 11 of it. currently very improved team with batting and bowling both departments can put very sensational impact in world cup 2019 world and any team could not afford to take easy and have the potential to reach the semi finals.
3. SRI LANKA
with the most disappointing current performance lankan team has to face hard core challenge as they will step into ICC WORLD CUP 2019. there is no consistancy in their all departments either it is bowling, batting and even in the fielding. sri lanka also have the problem who will lead the team in wolrd cup they choose lasith malinga as a sciper for 2019 world cup it is difficult for new captain to deliver in all time big stage. however it is very difficult for them to even make place in semi finals.
sri lanka have played 73 matches in worl cups till now and they have won 35 out of this. sri lanka have won the title one time back in 1996.
4. WEST INDIES
the winner of ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY 2017 and most unpredictable team in the list can beat any team when they have their day as pakistan shock the world when they beat most favorite india in
the in the icc champion trophy 2017 finals. pakistan have won world cup once in 1992. the problem of team pakistan is their batting they are not consistent with the bat. But as mentioned they can do anything on the field. pakistan team strength is their bowling and most of their wins they gets with their bowling. Pakistan have 71 matches in world cup and they have won 40 of them.
6. SOUTH AFRICA
if you call south africa most talented team in the world it will be exactly right. they got talented players in all departments. even in the fielding department they are best in the world. but along with all these Qualaties you also need little bit of luck and need passion to convert your talent into glory. when it comes to luck south africa is most unlucky team in cricket world. south africa have played 55 matches in world cups and won 35. south have qualified 4 times for icc world cup semi finals but they could not convert into finals and title. most of craziest cricket fans call them chokers but they are not and they have ability to Grab the 2019 title.
Most successful team in icc world cup history and current champions has 5 titles with his name. Australia team was gone to back foot when their main 2 batsman got banned for one year after ball tampering saga in february 2018. and was not considering as a favorite team for 2019 world cup till end of 2018. but australia bounce back on track after won 2 consective series against India and Pakistan. Things are now in more favor as banned ends on both players. their recent form must be aware for opponents and could make best contender for 2019 world cup. austalia holds the record of most wins in icc world cup history have played 84 matches and won 62 out of them.
8. NEW ZEALAND
agressive batting and phenomenal bowling makes them one of most contender for world cup 2019.
top quality batting with high strike rate like collin munro and guptil spead guns bowiling attack
like lockie ferguson and trent boult culd be best difference among teams. New Zealand fall short one step in world cup 2015 as lost their final against australia and remains runner up. New Zealand have played 79 matches in icc world cup and won 48 lost 30. Now they have best chance to get the goal as their current performance.
India is one of the top contender for contender for world cup 2019. with the top quality opening pair and 3rd spot king kholi know as king of chase make them different from other teams. one thing is more important for india is the consistency of their bowling. india currently have his all time best bowling in their cricket history. india is currently the main problem for vacant position of No.4 they have not permanent batsman at that position. but his bowling line up also may be slip them from world cup. India have won 2 titles and have played 75 matches and won 46 in this competition.
The most favorite team for ICC world cup 2019. in recent time England team is most agressive and scoring with high strike rate. Holds the highest score record in ODIs history of 482 runs against Australia. And will host 2019 world cup is an additional home advantage for them. England have never won ICC WORLD CUP and here they are getting life time chance to cash it. currently England is most favorite team for this event all have to hold their nerve and deliver it. England have played 72 matches in world cup and won 42. remains runner up for 3 times but didnot get the glory. Hope this time will be their time.