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West Indies Squad and Bangladesh Squad for the Cricket World Cup 2015

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The 11th ICC Cricket World cup was held in Australia as well as New Zealand jointly. There will be 14 teams giving neck to neck fight to each other in the current World Cup. The schedule of the matches is already out and there will be total 49 matches played in the event with Australia hosting 26 games and New Zealand hosting 23 games. The final match will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

West Indies will also one of the team in the World Cup tournament. The West Indies Cricket Board Selection panel has selected total of 30 man provisional West Indies quad that will play in the ICC Cricket World Cup. There are several new faces in the squad who will play at the One-Day International level. Some of the players who will play for the first time are Seamer Kenroy, Inran Khan, Ashley Nurse, Marquino Mindley and Jonathan Carter. West Indies is included in the Pool B and will play various matches against the countries such as India, Ireland, Pakistan, South Africa, United Arab Emirates and Zimbabwe. Here are the names of full squad of ICC World Cup

Sulieman Benn– West Indies Cricketer started his international career in 1999 as a left arm spinner.

Carlos Brathwaite – He made his debut against Bangladesh on October 18, 2011. Braithwaite is a right hand batsman and right arm fast medium bowler.

Darren Bravo – Left handed batsmen from West Indies who has played domestic cricket for Trinidad and Tobago.

Dwayne Bravo – West Indies has this all rounder who is not just known for his aggressive bowling style but also is a right arm medium fast bowler.

Jonathan Carter – Domestic player of West Indies who is a left hand batsman and right arm medium pacer.

Sheldon Cottrell – He is a left arm fast medium bowler and right hand batsman. He made his debut in the match against India.

Miguel Cummins – Till now played single one day International for West Indies.

Narsingh Deonarine – Left hande batsman from West Indies and bowls a right arm off break.

Andre Fletcher – The West Indian cricketer who is a right handed batsman and often plays as wicket keeper.

Chris Gayle – The Jamaican star cricketer plays International cricket for West Indies. He is one of the four players in cricket who have made triple centuries at test Level.

Jason Holder(Capt)  – Holder is known for his performance against Pakistan where he took 4 wickets by giving 13 runs in 10 overs.

Imran Khan – Khan is a right handed batsman and legbreak bowler.

Leon Johnson – Born in 1987 Johnson is a left hand batsman and legbreak bowler.

Evin Lewis – Lewis is an opening batsman and his batting style is left handed.

Nikita Miller – A slow left arm bowler and a batsman in the lower order of the team.

Marquino Mindley – He is a right handed batsman and right arm fast medium bowler.

Sunil Narine –There is a buzz that he may pull out of Cricket world cup. Narine is an off spin bowler.

Ashley Nurse – Nurse plays both 20-20 and List A cricket fro West Indies. He is a right arm off break bowler and right handed batsman.

Kenroy Peters – he has played number of first class matches. Peters is right hand batsman and left arm medium bowler.

Versammy Permaul – Played test cricket as well and is a right hand batsman as well as slow arm left orthodox bowler.

Kieron Pollard – A perfect and aggressive all rounder from West Indies who is a right handed batsman and right arm medium fast bowler.

Denesh Ramdin (WK) – Mostly included in the team as wicket keeper, he is a right handed batsman.

Kemar Roach – Roach has represented West Indies in One day international as well as test cricket. He is a right hand batsman and right arm fast bowler.

Andre Russell – yet another all rounder from West Indies he is a fast bowler.

Darren Sammy – A right handed batsman and fast medium bowler who plays International cricket for West Indies.

Marlon Samuels (Vice captain)– He is a right handed middle order batsman from West Indies.

Lendl Simmons – Simmons is a right handed batsman but is occasionally used as the right arm medium paced bowler and a part time wicket keeper.

Dwayne Smith – All rounder from West Indies known for his aggressive and powerful right handed batsman, who is a medium pace bowler and also an athletic fielder.

Devon Smith – Smith is an opening batsman and has occasionally bowled right arm off breaks.

Jerome Taylor – Taylor was one of the four fast bowlers during the World cup who lead the team from front.

Another team which only got its real chance to experience the fever and zeal of World Cup in 2011 when its country jointly hosted some matches is Bangladesh. The country got green signal for the prestigious World cup in the year 2009 where it took the world by surprise when the Bangladesh Sqaud won over Pakistan before exiting from the Cricket World Cup. In the year 2003, the cricket team of Bangladesh could not make any mark, but in the year 2013, it retaliated by posting significant wins over tough teams such as India and South Africa. Bangladesh has released the final list of its 2015 World Cup team. These are

Mashrafe Mortaza (capt) – He is the captain of Bangladesh team and right hand batsman. He is also right arm fast medium bowler.

Shakib Al Hasan (vice-capt)- Shakib al hasan has attained the #1 All-Rounder ranking in all three forms of the cricket.

Tamim Iqbal – left handed opening batsman, made his debut in 2007 and next year played his first test match.

Anamul Haque – Wicketkeeper in Bangladesh cricket team, Haque is also right hand batsman in the team.

Mominul Haque – Haque has made his first class debut during the 2008-09. He is a left hand batsman and slow left arm orthodox bolwer.

Mahmudullah Riaz – Riaz is an all rounder in the Bangladesh team. He is a t=right handed batsman and right arm offbreak bowler.

Mushfiqur Rahim (wk) – He is captain of the national team and played his one day international against England.

Nasir Hossain – Another all rounder in Bangladesh team who made his debut against Zimbabwe.

Taijul Islam – Islam has played at the International level. He is a left handed batsman as well as slow left arm orthodox bowler.

Taskin Ahmed– He is a left hander batsman and right arm fast bowler

Al-Amin Hossain – He is a first class cricketer who is a right handed batsman as well as right arm medium fast bowler.

Rubel Hossain – Made his debut against Sri Lanka in 2009, Hossain is a right handed batsman and right arm medium fast bowler.

Soumya Sarkar – Sarkar is a left hand batsman and right arm medium fast bowler.

Sabbir Rahman – He is a right handed batsman and legbreak bowler

Arafat Sunny – He is a slow arm orthodox bowler and left handed batsman.

Cricket World Cup is one of the most awaited cricket tournaments across the cricket playing nations and the battle will start soon for the trophy.

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The 11th ICC Cricket World cup will be held in Australia as well as New Zealand jointly. There will be 14 teams giving neck to neck fight to each other in the current World Cup. The schedule of the matches is already out and there will be total 49 matches played in the event with Australia hosting 26 games and New Zealand hosting 23 games. The final match will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

West Indies will also one of the team in the World Cup tournament. The West Indies Cricket Board Selection panel has selected total of 30 man provisional West Indies quad that will play in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup. There are several new faces in the squad who will play at the One-Day International level. Some of the players who will play for the first time are Seamer Kenroy, Inran Khan, Ashley Nurse, Marquino Mindley and Jonathan Carter. West Indies is included in the Pool B and will play various matches against the countries such as India, Ireland, Pakistan, South Africa, United Arab Emirates and Zimbabwe. Here are the names of full squad of 2015 ICC World Cup:

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Winner for four cricket world cup trophies, Australian cricket team announced its 15 player squad for 2015 ICC World Cup. Michael Clarke is the captain of Australian cricket team despite injury concerns at the moment. However George Bailey could easily replace Clarke in case he does fall victim to his injuries.

Australian cricket team has performed exceptionally well in year 2014 however the team was hit by a great tragedy in form of Phil Hughes sudden death. With a squad packed with attacking fast bowler such as Mitchell Johnson, Australian cricket team is looking forward to fifth record ICC Cricket World Cup win in 2015 after claiming this title in 1987, 1999, 2003 and 2007.

Australia’s cricket team squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

  • Michael Clarke: is going to represent Australian cricket team in 2015 Cricket World Cup. He is a right handed middle order batsman. Clarke has scored 7000 plus runs in ODI before 2015 World Cup at an average of 44.86.
  • George Baily: is the vice-captain of Australian team. With an average of 44.20, Bailly is a top order batsman with excellent hard hitting batting skills. He has scored over thousand runs in ODI format.
  • James Faulkner: is an all-rounder with convincing batting and bowling skills. He is a left arm fast medium bowler with right hand bat style. His best bowling figure before 2015 Cricket World Cup has been 4/48.
  • Pat Cummins: is an Australian right arm fast bowler an d relatively a new player in the ODI format.
  • Xavier Doherty: is a slow left arm orthodox Australian bowler.
  • Brad Haddin: is a wicketkeeper and batsman for Australian cricket team. He is excellent with bat where he has scored over 2000 runs with more than ten fifties in his ODI career.
  • Aaron Finch: is a top order batsman who has already score a hundred and five fifties for Australia.
  • Josh Hazlewood: is an Australian bowler who has taken ten wickets in six ODI matches. One of his best performances is 5/33.
  • Mitchell Marsh: is a right hand bat and plays at top order batsman for Australian cricket team. He is relatively new in the team with excellent batting skills.
  • Mitchell Johnson: And Johnson is the guy you all need to watch out. Australia’s leading left arm fast bowler, Johnson has been destroying teams throughout 2014 and is going to be a major threat for teams in 2015 Cricket World Cup. With 6/31 best bowling figure in ODI, Johnson is going to be one of the match winners for Australia.
  • Steve Smith: is an all-rounder for Australian cricket team. In just 45 matches, he was able to score two centuries and 3 fifties with striking bowling performance of taking 3 wickets by giving 16 runs.
  • Glenn Maxwell: is a right hand batsman who has scored 891 runs in 36 matches including 8 fifties. He can be of immense benefit with his hard hitting skills in critical times.
  • Mitchell Starc: is a left arm fast bowler of Australian cricket team. So far, in 28 matches, Starc took 49 wickets with his best performance of 5/20. Starc has the capability to scare the opponent batsmen with his bowling style.
  • Shane Watson: is a tremendously talented all-rounder of Australia with some excellent bowling and batting performances. He has so far scored 9 centuries and 31 fifties in 178 matches with a striking bowling performance of four wickets for 36 runs in ODI.
  • David Warner: is the opening batsman of Australian cricket team who has been very lucrative for the team in various matches with his ability to hit hard.

With a talent packed team, Australian cricket team is all set to challenge its opponents. 

 

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