Most modern teams pack their dream XIs with all-rounders. History has shown how these 'bits-and-pieces' cricketers have been match-winners and India's campaign in ICC World Cup 2019 will revolve around a Hardik Pandya or a Vijay Shankar
Not the happiest of neighbours, India clash with Pakistan in a Cricket World Cup match in Manchester on June 6. Former players Kapil Dev and Ramiz Raja want the players to maintain balance between cricket and passion so that fans don't go berserk
Cricket World Cup-winning captain Kapil Dev feels Virat Kohli should do his best with the team he has been given by the selectors. Winning the first two games will be crucial for the Indian cricket team
India are the only nation to have won a Cricket World Cup as a host country. In 2011, India beat Sri Lanka in the final in Mumbai. Paddy Upton was the mental conditioning trainer under chief coach Gary Kirsten
The World Cup returns to cricket’s oldest home. While grounds like Old Trafford, Trent Bridge, the Oval and Lord’s are rich in character, they will don batting-friendly masks. Then there is the English weather.
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.
After a gruelling Indian Premier League, the Indian cricket team has the necessary ingredients to push its dreams in the upcoming Cricket World Cup 2019 in the United Kingdom. Virat Kohli will have the experienced MS Dhoni by his side but India will have to play the perfect team game