With the competition scheduled to start on October 5 and the ODI World Cup 2023 rapidly approaching, several teams are working diligently to prepare for the premier event by giving it their all.
With the event being entirely hosted by India, all eyes will be on team India as they get ready to break the ICC curse and maybe compete all the way to the final to bring the trophy home after more than 12 years.
KL Rahul’s performance could be crucial for India at the World Cup.
It is important to note that KL Rahul, India’s star batter, could play a significant role in the forthcoming World Cup in 2023. Rahul was hurt in the incident when the 16th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2023 and was eliminated for a long time.
The 31-year-old made an incredible recovery and produced a stunning century against Pakistan in the recently finished Asia Cup 2023, despite the significant setback. Rahul will also be motivated to provide his best efforts in order to help India advance further in the World Cup now that he has been chosen for the team.
Notably, on October 8 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, team India will play its first World Cup match against Australia. The team is currently taking part in tournament warm-up games. against Saturday, September 30, India was due to take against England in their first pregame match. However, The game was called off before a ball was bowled because rain was being a spoiled sport.
On Tuesday, October 3, India will play the Netherlands in their final exhibition match before the start of their World Cup campaign.