Indian Cricket Team – Profile
Indian cricket team is the defending champion of Cricket World Cup 2011 and seeing their form, India is still a promising contender for winning cricket world cup 2015. Indian team is known for having a never ending batting line which is quite frustrating for the opponent teams. Even the Indian bowlers can be dangerous in any given point with their bat abilities. They have vast experience of genius of the game in the leadership of the coolest team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. They have the class of Yuvraj Singh and consistency in bowling of Mohammad Shami and Bhuvenshwar Kumar.
In the recent times, they have the conquered the places like Sri Lanka, Australia, New Zealand, and England. The only point that has been a hurdle in India’s success has been its inability to play class innings on foreign pitches as India is known for being a master class on their home pitches. But since the country is defending its title so one can expect some extra effort on their part to perform at their best form in 2015 Cricket World Cup.
When it comes to fielding, Indian cricket team has players like Suresh Raina and Virat Kohli as well as they have the strong bench strength which can perform under any kind of pressure. When it comes to batting, names like Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, Dhoni, Gambhir, Pujara and Rihanne pose a serious threat to opponents.
The only weaker side of India that could backfire is addition of Ishant Sharma in the squad since Ishant has been drastic with his performance from 2013-2014. He could be an expensive bowler for India. However let’s see what India choose as part of their squad for 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup.