"Due to the commitments and promises made, to both our players and the BCCI, this is the first time that our entire World Cup squad can get together since the IPL finished", he said. After having missed out on selection for the marquee event, Pollard might still find his World Cup dream realised if he is called as a replacement for an injured player.
Hard-hitting Trinidadian all-rounder Kieron Pollard has been named on a 10 man reserve list of the West Indies players for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 which starts at the end of this month in England and Wales. For the last several World Cups, the Caribbeans have remained more travellers than serious contenders and the perception was not too different till they played England at home recently.
The teams that make it past the round robin stage will be awarded a bonus of $100,000 (£78,000/€89,000).
Not too long ago, Australian cricket was rocked by the ball tampering scandal leading to the one-year suspension of then skipper Smith and his deputy Warner.
The official 15-member World Cup squad is undergoing a training camp in Southampton from May 19 to 23.
"When I look back, England have also done well in World Cups but it's just that they couldn't win it".
After the two titles in 1975 and 1979, the World Cup trophy has eluded West Indies since then.
Rashid Khan is one of the most exciting and loved young players in world cricket. Unfortunately, the International Cricket Council (ICC) chose to leave Pakistan out, which resulted in India hosting eight more matches than what they were previously allocated, Sri Lanka four, and Bangladesh two.
It begins on May 30 and concludes on July 14. The stylish opener was instrumental in taking New Zealand to the final of the ICC World Cup 2015 and their fans would be hoping for a similar effort from him this time as well.
Here we are briefly discussing the top ten oldest players in the upcoming CWC. He will be the leader of Sri Lanka's bowling attack in the World Cup 2019 and on his day, he can still turn the game around in a matter of a few overs with his unorthodox bowling and experience.