This week on The Cricket Pod, writer and presenter Zainab Abbas talks to Paul Radley and Chitrabhanu Kadalayil about Pakistan's chances at the Cricket World Cup.
Abbas says Pakistan have issues in the bowling department but believes the possible recall of out-of-form fast bowler Mohammed Amir, and the return of leg-spinner Shadab Khan, recovering from illness, will raise the team's prospects at the game's showpiece event.
Abbas also gives her prediction for the World Cup. Will Pakistan end up winners?
Also in this episode:
Is Pakistan's run of defeats a reflection of their level or is it down to England's explosive batting line-up?
- We also do quickfire takes on four other contenders: West Indies, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan.
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