All the teams gearing up for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 tournament understands the quality of this English side. Carrying immense strength among their ranks, the home team is confident of emulating their recent success and bag their maiden major 50-over global title.
Ahead of the mega-event starting from May 30 in England and Wales, all the 10 skippers participated in a discussion session where they were found reflecting on the forthcoming 50-over competition. Skipper of the second-ranked ODI team, Virat Kohli realizes the challenge that lies ahead of India.
The 30-year old cricketer was found in awe of England’s team as he termed them ‘red hot favorites’ to win the competition because of the brand of cricket they play. Moreover, he also highlighted the advantage of home conditions to the English unit.
However, India’s run machine stressed on the fact that no team can be undermined as all the units are strong enough to beat any other side of the tournament. The Delhi born also reviewed India’s World Cup hopes as he sits confident about registering a strong World Cup campaign by gracing India’s trophy cabinet with another laurel.