Which team would win the ICC World cup 2011?

ICC World cup 2011 is nearing and every team is fancying their chances on the Silverware.

Who will win the world cup?

I’ve some stats to show you.
Here is how the teams have performed over the past 12 months..

Overall figures
Team Mat Won Lost Tied NR W/LDescending Ave RPO HS LS
Australia 34 27 5 0 2 5.40 39.50 5.36 350 176
Ireland 6 4 2 0 0 2.00 25.83 4.63 256 219
South Africa 16 10 6 0 0 1.66 38.80 5.76 365 119
Netherlands 5 3 2 0 0 1.50 25.00 4.37 237 188
Sri Lanka 26 14 11 0 1 1.27 35.96 5.49 411 147
New Zealand 18 10 8 0 0 1.25 26.60 5.10 336 119
India 33 16 14 0 3 1.14 39.62 5.73 414 168
Afghanistan 4 2 2 0 0 1.00 29.26 4.62 289 177
England 18 9 9 0 0 1.00 29.97 4.98 323 146
Bangladesh 23 11 12 0 0 0.91 32.22 5.14 320 186
Canada 8 3 4 0 1 0.75 28.98 4.92 288 108
Zimbabwe 27 10 17 0 0 0.58 28.59 4.87 329 44
akistan 17 5 12 0 0 0.41 25.88 4.87 321 127
West Indies 27 7 18 0 2 0.38 27.48 5.10 319 129
Scotland 4 1 3 0 0 0.33 27.72 4.53 286 109
Kenya 12 2 9 0 1 0.22 22.96 4.63 270 113

Look at the Win/Loss percentage , India is in 7th position and is in 6th position leaving out the associate member(Netherlands)

When comparing with the no. of wins india comes second with 16 wins but Australia managed 27 wins with just a played a game more than India.

Ok , Lets see how Teams fared in India where the major part of the World cup is going to held,

Overall figures
Team Mat WonDescending Lost Tied NR W/L Ave RPO HS LS
India 14 7 6 0 1 1.16 42.46 6.15 414 170
Australia 6 4 2 0 0 2.00 37.75 5.34 350 250
South Africa 3 1 2 0 0 0.50 41.36 6.37 365 248
Sri Lanka 5 1 3 0 1 0.33 37.50 6.22 411 239

Here too India’s Win/Loss % less than Australia and don’t forget Australia won the ODI series with less experienced players (remember Sachin’s lonely knock of  175 in Hyderabad Scorecard)

So i leave it to you people to tick your pick on who will win the WC… 🙂

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About Vijay
A Software Developer working for an Indian Company and i'm crazy about cricket. I love to watch movies, blogging, make friends.

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