The 11th ICC Cricket World cup will be held in Australia as well as New Zealand jointly. There will be 14 teams giving neck to neck fight to each other in the current World Cup. 2015 Cricket World Cup
The schedule of the matches is already out and there will be total 49 matches played in the event with Australia hosting 26 games and New Zealand hosting 23 games. The final match will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
West Indies will also one of the team in the World Cup tournament. The West Indies Cricket Board Selection panel has selected total of 30 man provisional West Indies Squad that will play in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup. There are several new faces in the squad who will play at the One-Day International level.
Some of the players who will play for the first time are Seamer Kenroy, Inran Khan, Ashley Nurse, Marquino Mindley and Jonathan Carter. West Indies is included in the Pool B and will play various matches against the countries such as India, Ireland, Pakistan, South Africa, United Arab Emirates and Zimbabwe.
Here are the names of full squad of 2015 ICC World Cup:
Sulieman Benn– West Indies Cricketer started his international career in 1999 as a left-arm spinner.
Carlos Brathwaite – He made his debut against Bangladesh on October 18, 2011. Braithwaite is a right-hand batsman and right-arm fast medium bowler.
Darren Bravo – Left-handed batsmen from West Indies who has played domestic cricket for Trinidad and Tobago.
Dwayne Bravo – West Indies has this all-rounder who is not just known for his aggressive bowling style but also is a right-arm medium-fast bowler.
Jonathan Carter – Domestic player of West Indies who is a left hand batsman and right-arm medium-pacer.
Sheldon Cottrell – He is a left-arm fast medium bowler and right-hand batsman. He made his debut in the match against India.
Miguel Cummins – Till now played single one-day International for West Indies.
Narsingh Deonarine – Left hande batsman from West Indies and bowls a right-arm off break.
Andre Fletcher – The West Indian cricketer who is a right-handed batsman and often plays as wicket-keeper.
Chris Gayle – The Jamaican star cricketer plays International cricket for West Indies. He is one of the four players in cricket who have made triple centuries at test Level.
Jason Holder (Capt) – Holder is known for his performance against Pakistan where he took 4 wickets by giving 13 runs in 10 overs.
Imran Khan – Khan is a right-handed batsman and leg-break bowler.
Leon Johnson – Born in 1987 Johnson is a left hand batsman and leg-break bowler.
Evin Lewis – Lewis is an opening batsman and his batting style is left-handed.
Nikita Miller – A slow left-arm bowler and a batsman in the lower order of the team.
Marquino Mindley – He is a right-handed batsman and right-arm fast medium bowler.
Sunil Narine –There is a buzz that he may pull out of Cricket world cup. Narine is an off spin bowler.
Ashley Nurse – Nurse plays both 20-20 and List A cricket fro West Indies. He is a right-arm off break bowler and right-handed batsman.
Kenroy Peters – he has played number of first class matches. Peters is right-hand batsman and left-arm medium bowler.
Versammy Permaul – Played test cricket as well and is a right-hand batsman as well as slow arm left orthodox bowler.
Kieron Pollard – A perfect and aggressive all-rounder from West Indies who is a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler.
Denesh Ramdin (WK) – Mostly included in the team as wicket-keeper, he is a right-handed batsman.
Kemar Roach – Roach has represented West Indies in One-day international as well as test cricket. He is a right-hand batsman and right-arm fast bowler.
Andre Russell – yet another all-rounder from West Indies he is a fast bowler.
Darren Sammy – A right-handed batsman and fast medium bowler who plays International cricket for West Indies.
Marlon Samuels(Vice captain)– He is a right-handed middle-order batsman from West Indies.
Lendl Simmons – Simmons is a right-handed batsman but is occasionally used as the right-arm medium-paced bowler and a part time wicket-keeper.
Dwayne Smith – All-rounder from West Indies known for his aggressive and powerful right-handed batsman, who is a medium-pace bowler and also an athletic fielder.
Devon Smith – Smith is an opening batsman and has occasionally bowled right-arm off breaks.
Jerome Taylor – Taylor was one of the four fast bowlers during the World cup who lead the team from front.
Another team which only got its real chance to experience the fever and zeal of World Cup in 2011 when its country jointly hosted some matches is Bangladesh. The country got green signal for the prestigious World cup in the year 2009 where it took the world by surprise when the Bangladesh Sqaud won over Pakistan before exiting from the Cricket World Cup. In the year 2003, the cricket team of Bangladesh could not make any mark, but in the year 2013, it retaliated by posting significant wins over tough teams such as India and South Africa. Bangladesh has released the final list of its 2015 World Cup team. These are
Mashrafe Mortaza (capt) – He is the captain of Bangladesh team and right-hand batsman. He is also right-arm fast medium bowler.
Shakib Al Hasan (vice-capt)- Shakib al hasan has attained the #1 All-Rounder ranking in all three forms of the cricket.
Tamim Iqbal – left-handed opening batsman, made his debut in 2007 and next year played his first test match.
Anamul Haque – Wicketkeeper in Bangladesh cricket team, Haque is also right-hand batsman in the team.
Mominul Haque – Haque has made his first class debut during the 2008-09. He is a left hand batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bolwer.
Mahmudullah Riaz – Riaz is an all-rounder in the Bangladesh team. He is a t=right-handed batsman and right-arm offbreak bowler.
Mushfiqur Rahim (wk) – He is captain of the national team and played his one-day international against England.
Nasir Hossain – Another all-rounder in Bangladesh team who made his debut against Zimbabwe.
Taijul Islam – Islam has played at the International level. He is a left-handed batsman as well as slow left-arm orthodox bowler.
Taskin Ahmed– He is a left hander batsman and right-arm fast bowler
Al-Amin Hossain – He is a first class cricketer who is a right-handed batsman as well as right-arm medium-fast bowler.
Rubel Hossain – Made his debut against Sri Lanka in 2009, Hossain is a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler.
Soumya Sarkar – Sarkar is a left hand batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler.
Sabbir Rahman – He is a right-handed batsman and leg-break bowler
Arafat Sunny – He is a slow arm orthodox bowler and left-handed batsman.
2015 Cricket World Cup is one of the most awaited cricket tournaments across the cricket playing nations and the battle will start soon for the trophy.