The ICC Cricket World Cup is not always about the test playing nations trying to taste glory. It is also about the World Cup Associate teams trying to make a mark for themselves by causing an upset or two.
The World Cup Associate teams come into the ICC Cricket World Cup with small dreams but they will leave a lasting imprint. The 2015 World Cup has seen some sterling performances from players who play for the Associates. Click on “next” to look at the top five players from the associate nations:
1. Shapoor Zadran (Afghanistan)
Afghanistan’s long haired pacer Shapoor Zadran is having a good outing in the World Cup so far. He has captured 9 wickets from 4 matches so far and also has an impressive average to his name.