India’s seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka at Headingley and Australia’s ten-run loss to South Africa at Old Trafford, Manchester on the final day of the league phase of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 meant that India finished on top of the points table with seven wins, one defeat, and one no-result.
The Virat Kohli-led side has been incredibly consistent in the tournament and is being touted as one of the favourites to win the World Cup. India’s top three batsmen and the pace bowlers have been the star performers so far, and it is needless to say that these players will hold the key to success when they take on New Zealand in the first semi-final at Old Trafford in Manchester on July 9, 2019.
Still, there remain a few areas of concern for the ‘Men in Blue’, which have surfaced in the course of their campaign from time to time.
In this article, we cite five such worries that India must overcome if they are to win their third World Cup title: