For the first time in probably 5–6 years, India will start as underdogs in an ICC tournament.

The likes of Ravindra Jadeja and Jasprit Bumrah are ruled out.

There's a huge issue in death bowling.

 Uncertainty over forms of players like Kl Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel and others.

Having the tag of chokers recently.

 Having the history of underperforming under pressure.

There would be huge expectations from the players, but some of them often fail to perform under crucial junctures.

This time around, many people have already lost hopes from the team even before the start of the tournament.

India aren't well prepared. Except few players, some have less match practice, some have lack of form, some key players are missing, some tend to not perform under pressure situations.