24.5.2019 08:40 am
The Proteas skipper also acknowledges that he and his teammates can’t deny a troubled history at the tournament.
South Africa captain Faf du Plessis acknowledged his team’s troubled history at the World Cup, but said it was something the current squad had no control over and as long as they produce their best cricket over the next eight weeks, he will be content.
Several teams have confirmed they will carry tributes to Lauda on their cars.
Morgan was practising with his teammates at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton.
The 37-year-old Williams is still waiting for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam triumph.
Everything is seemingly in place to finally win a trophy that has eluded them for the competition’s entire 44-year history.
With the increasing similarity in the way teams approach the two formats of the white-ball game, there seems no reason why the West Indies can’t again be a force in 50-over cricket as well.
Hamilton had earlier posted messages expressing his feelings on social media.
The former Ireland international believes England can cope with the increased pressure to deliver a title-winning run.
Despite their status as the game’s global powerhouse, India have only won the showpiece tournament twice, in 1983 and 2011.