The complete rundown of the contenders, pretenders and outsiders as the tournament approaches
Prospects Their success remains one of the feelgood stories in international cricket but they’re now established regulars in the top international tournaments. That said, they nearly missed out on this World Cup, scraping through in qualifying after defeats to Scotland, Zimbabwe and Hong Kong. The bowling attack is strong but where will the runs come from?
ICC ODI ranking 10 (as of 6 May)Captain Gulbadin Naib, leftCoach Phil SimmonsWorld Cup best Group stage 2015
IndiaICC world ranking 2 (as of 6 May)Captain Virat KohliCoach Ravi ShastriWorld Cup best Winners 1983, 2011
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