New Delhi, Feb 22: Former skipper Sourav Ganguly described India as favorites to lift the World Cup, saying the team is in best possible shape to win the quadrennial event which gets underway at England on May 30.
"India are favorites, they have played good cricket for the last 6-7 months, they are very prepared for the World Cup," Ganguly said
"This is the best possible team, all of them have performed and that's why they are in the squad," he added.
India will begin its campaign at the World Cup with a clash against South Africa on June 5 at Southampton.
The event was also attended by Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog.
During the event, HCL Grant recognized the rise of community-led ecosystems of NGOs.