Contenders for the world cup 2015

The World cup extravaganza is just 6 months away where the teams will fight out to win in Australia and New Zealand where the bounce and pace is important.

Matches happening from now onwards are crucial for every team to look out for the combination to be used in those conditions.

It is place where the ball bounces and as a batsman if you
are patience then the batting will reap reward for their shots and big scores can be made which will make for exciting viewing.

The Indian team, South African team, Australian team, Pakistan team, Sri Lankan team are strong contenders for the prestigious tournament.  The Indian looks strong because of the batting depth the team.

They have the likes of Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Raina, Kohli, Dhoni, and if the bowling improves then this team can beat and be a strong force.

The first few matches will set the tone for the Indians as they will look to start on a positive note and guard against complacency against weaker team.

I think that the likes Umesh Yadav, Varun Aaron, Bhuvenshwar Kumar, Mohmmad Shami, Jadjea, Ashwin, may the bowlers who will in the fifteen man squad.

The Australian team has a strong chance because of the bowling. They have the likes of Mitchell Johnson, Mitchel Starc, James Faulkner and also strong batting which can demolish any bowling attack. The teams have Sri Lanka, New Zealand, England, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Scotland. This team has the ability to win matches. The team will be cheered by home crowd.

South African needs to overcome the chokers tag if they have win the World cup. The bowling looks suitable of the conditions with the like of Dale Steyn, Morne Morkel, Wayne Parnell, Ryan Mcleran, Kyle Abbot and the batting has the likes of Amla, De Villers, Quinton De Kock, David Miller.

Sri Lanka will be looking to make an impact in tournament. The team has been a good side and they will look for Dilshan, Sangakkara, Jayawardene, Mathews and the bowling team of Perera, Malinga, Kulasera to fire on all cylinders.

I am sure that this world cup will produce brilliant batting pitches and high scores with field restrictions applied the whole world will look for this tournament to succeeded.  

-Pavan Suresh