Once the undisputed kings of cricket – in any format. The days of Richards, Lloyd, Holding and Marshall are now long gone but the kings of the Caribbean still have that aura about them.
Their first match of Cricket World Cup 2019 saw their pace attack skittle out Pakistan for 105. This created much excitement around this West Indies side and expectation quickly grew. However, opposing sides quickly learnt to deal with their short bowling and West Indies performances throughout the tournament began to filter.
They only managed a total of two wins in the group phase and consequently finished in ninth position – disappointing after such a promising start to the tournament. Despite this, their aggressive approach meant their journey was compelling viewing!