Cricket Analysis

3 reasons why England are favourites to lift the T20 World Cup 2024 title

England have won two T20 World Cup titles in their history.

England cricket team won their second T20 World Cup by beating Pakistan in the 2022 edition’s final under the captaincy of Jos Buttler. They kick-started their campaign with a string of dominant displays in the group stages before taking their game to the next level in the knockout stages where they eliminated Team India in the semi-final, in what was a one-sided batter.

The Three Lions tasted victory by thrashing Pakistan in the showdown. Talking about their performance in the ongoing T20 World Cup campaign, they finished second in Group B points table and advanced to the Super 8. It remains to be seen whether or not they will defend the title.

However, they have all the necessary tools and ingredients to get the job done. Let’s stroll at the three reasons why England will be able to add three titles to their decorated trophy cabinet.

1. The Experience factor

England’s squad for the T20 World Cup 2024 is packed with experienced players who were instrumental in the T20 World Cup 2022 glory. All the 8 players include Jos Buttler, Phil Salt, Harry Brook, Moeen Ali, Liam Livingstone, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan and Adil Rashid.

The aforementioned players surely know a thing or two about the nuances of the T20 format. More importantly, they bring a wealth of experience and a winning mentality to the team. They have already tasted victory in the final and surely know what it takes to win another final under pressure.

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