According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan, majority (58%) consider Pakistani Cricket Team as favorites for T20 World Cup this year. However, this view had been expressed prior to the team’s humiliating defeat by India last Sunday.
A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked. In your opinion, which team has the most chances of winning the T20 world cup this month? Responding to this, 58% believe Pakistani team will be the champions of the T-20 series, 5% believe Australia will hold the trophy, 5% believe West Indies would win, another 5% cited Sri Lanka. 14% of respondents mentioned other countries as their favorites. The remaining 13% were unsure.