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The tall right-hander batted well last week when he scored 60 off 64 balls with five fours and three sixes against Australia in an unofficial pre-tournament fixture at the Nursery Ground.

Smith played an impeccable knock of 116 runs which helped his side to register a 12-run victory over the hosts in the World Cup warm-up match on Saturday. Despite the crowd being vocal during his inning, Smith stated that he did not receive any similar treatment from the general public since arriving in England.

Singh has also expressed his confidence of getting a medal in the Olympics saying that they are getting to a level where they can really look forward to a medal.

In the 51 kg Final, Mary Kom will take on Vanlal Duati of Mizoram. The veteran Manipuri boxer had won a Bronze in the 48 kg category at the 2012 London Olympics.

Tendulkar, who is the highest run-getter in both one-day international and Test cricket, also enunciated that India should use Shikhar Dhawan wisely as he is the only left-hander in the India batting line-up.

The premier tournament is set to commence from May 30. However, ahead of the World Cup, warm-up matches will take place starting from May 24. India will face New Zealand on May 25 for their first warm-up match followed by a match against Bangladesh on May 28.

The only expectation we've is to play really good cricket and that's been our focus. That's why results have followed in the last two-three years," Kohli said at a press conference.

The three-time world champion had received a lung transplant last year and then he was hospitalised with flu in January this year.

Coming with three victories in the five-match bilateral series against Pakistan, England won by 54 runs at Headingley, Leeds on Sunday night.