25 September, 2020

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Strengths And Weaknesses Of All Ten Teams

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be played in the United Kingdom from May 30 to July 14. Ten teams will play a round-robin league with the top four advancing to the semifinals. Australia are the defending champions. Here are the strengths and weaknesses of the teams.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Strengths And Weaknesses Of All Ten Teams
outlookindia.com
2019-05-22T15:34:48+05:30

All the 10 teams competing in the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 are fully prepared. While the Indian cricket team players were busy fulfilling their IPL commitments, hosts England are busy playing a ODI series against Pakistan while Ireland is hosting a triseries with West Indies and Bangladesh. (FULL ICC WORLD CUP 2019 SCHEDULE)

While form on a given day will be the biggest factor that will influence a result, certain trends can be inferred depending on past performances and records. Unlike the Twenty-20 format where cricket grammar takes a backseat, the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will see the classic players thrive as the longer format demands both application and temperament.

Outlook analyses the strengths and weaknesses of the 10 teams to be in action.

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