India is emerging as firm favorites after completion of the first half of the league stage. Men in blue have so far gained 7 points from 4 matches without hardly broken the sweat. Team India went through four tough opponents and secure a convincing win over South Africa, Australia, and arch-rival Pakistan, meanwhile, India missed the opportunity to play against New Zealand due to rain, However, India gets the 1 point out of no contest against the Kiwis.
Now, India is heading towards much easier games against weaker opponents like Afghanistan, West Indies, and Sri Lanka. Even though the matches against Bangladesh and England would bring some challenge against the stronger Indian side, but still, Virat Kohli led Indian team is ready to face every challenge that comes across and conquered it to achieve the glory of 2019 World Cup.
The points table so far suggests that New Zealand is the only team which has a better net run rate than India. Virat Kohli and team management have their eyes on this NRR factor, That’s why India looks to dominate Afghanistan to achieve a big win and take their NRR to the top of the table, India would like to finish on top of the table after completion of the league stage of 2019 World Cup.