After four years of long wait, the cricket’s biggest showpiece – the ICC Cricket World Cup is finally back. The tournament is scheduled to be held England and Wales from May 30, 2019 to July 14, 2019.
In a turnaround from the last edition, the upcoming World Cup will have only a single group with each team playing nine matches. The ten teams are England (hosts), Afghanistan Australia, Bangladesh, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and West Indies other. Out of them, the top four teams will enter into the semifinals.
Have a look at the 10 teams with complete player list:
Eoin Morgan (c), Jos Buttler (vc & wk), Jonny Bairstow (wk), Moeen Ali, Joe Denly, Alex Hales, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, Tom Curran, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood.
Aaron Finch (c), Alex Carey (vc & wk), David Warner, Jason Behrendorff, Steve Smith, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Pat Cummins, Shaun Marsh, Jhye Richardson, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Marcus Stoinis, Adam Zampa.
Sarfaraz Ahmed (c & wk), Shoaib Malik (vc), Fakhar Zaman, Abid Ali, Babar Azam, Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Hafeez, Imad Wasim, Haris Sohail, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Hasan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Hasnain.
Dimuth Karunaratne (c), Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera, Kusal Mendis (wk), Kusal Perera (wk), Isuru Udana, Milinda Siriwardana, Dhananjaya de Silva, Avishka Fernando, Lahiru Thirimanne, Jeevan Mendis, Jeffrey Vandersay, Nuwan Pradeep, Lasith Malinga, Suranga Lakmal.
Jason Holder (c), Shai Hope (wk), Chris Gayle, Andre Russell, Evin Lewis, Darren Bravo, Nicholas Pooran, Carlos Brathwaite, Oshane Thomas, Shimron Hetmyer, Sheldon Cottrell, Shannon Gabriel, Fabien Allen, Kemar Roach, Ashley Nurse.-- Advertisement --
Kane Williamson (c), Tim Southee (vc), Tom Latham (wk), Tom Blundell (wk), Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Colin Munro, Martin Guptill, Trent Boult, Matt Henry, Jimmy Neesham, Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi.
Gulbadin Naib (c), Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Hazratullah Zazai, Noor Ali Zadran, Asghar Afghan, Najibullah Zadran, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Rahmat Shah, Samiullah Shinwari, Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi, Aftab Alam, Hamid Hassan, Dawlat Zadran, and Mujeeb ur Rahman.
Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Shakib Al Hasan (vc), Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mohammad Mithun (wk), Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mehdi Hasan,Sabbir Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Abu Jayed.
Faf du Plessis (c), Quinton de Kock (vc & wk), JP Duminy, David Miller, Hashim Amla, Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Dwaine Pretorius, Kagiso Rabada, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dale Steyn, Anrich Nortje, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir, Tabraiz Shamsi.
Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma (vc), MS Dhoni (wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Vijay Shankar, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Shami, KL Rahul, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Ravindra Jadeja.
*Captain (c), Vice Captain (vc), Wicketkeeper (wk)