England is one of the heavyweights in the competition of the World Series. This team is going to put some serious competition in the upcoming ICC World Cup T20 2012.England is currently the reigning champion after showing a brilliant performance in the world series of 2010. The team has a good batting order that is mixed with hard hitters and sensible batsmen along with the right mix of pacers and spinners that makes the team a well-balanced one.
England had a win percentage of 47% in the first edition of the World Series that was held in the year of 2007. They won the series of 2010 with 8 wins and 8 losses. The English cricket team is currently at number three in the list of rankings by the International Cricket Council of the world regarding T20 cricket of the world with as much as 1811 points and a rating of 129. The English cricket team is going to be led by Andrew Strauss who has been a successful captain of the team in the last few seasons and has been playing well too. The key player of the team is going to Kevin Peterson whose batting style would be quite favorable for the kind of pitch that the sub continent is most likely to offer. another player that has a lot of promise for the ICC World Cup T20 2012 Alistair Cook as he has been batting really well for the last few seasons.
The English cricket team is going to be coached under the table and experienced hands of the Zimbabwean legendary cricketer Andy Flower.England is the best European cricketing team that the world has seen and is one of the best in the world and they seem to be in the best form ever at this point of time. Therefore, it is going to be a tough competition for the rest of the teams in the ICC World Cup T20 2012.
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- Australia T20 World Cup 2012
- Bangladesh T20 World Cup 2012
- England T20 World Cup 2012
- India T20 World Cup 2012
- Ireland T20 World Cup 2012
- New Zealand T20 World Cup 2012
- Pakistan T20 World Cup 2012
- South Africa T20 World Cup 2012
- Sri Lanka T20 World Cup 2012
- West Indies T20 World Cup 2012
- Zimbabwe T20 World Cup 2012