For the first time, West Indies has a team which might get close to winning tournament. This time, the top order features Chris Gayle who has been assigned an additional responsibility of Vice-Captain. In the recent series against England in the Caribbean, Gayle knocked 2 centuries and 2 half-centuries.
But this time, the tournament will be probably the biggest tournament in cricket history. Every team will be looking for easy entry into semi-finals and finals, but as always, the match changes every second. Pakistan will be there to defend the West Indies team.
The Trent Bridge Stadium in Nottingham will host both the teams on 31st May 2019, Friday. The toss between both the teams will take place at 2:30 pm IST and the match will get started by 3:00 pm IST. The match will be broadcasted on Star Sports Network.
Now let’s have a look at the playing XI of both the teams
Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran(w), Ashley Nurse, Andre Russell, Jason Holder(c), Carlos Brathwaite, Sahi Hope, Fabian Allen, Kemar Roach, Oshane Thomas, Shannon Gabriel, Sheldon Cottrell
Imam-Ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammed Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Sarfaraz Ahmed (w/c), Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz, Haris Sohail, Asif Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Hasnain