“It will be an open cup to be held in Australia and New Zealand,” he said in an event.
He advised India to adopt solid strategy and hard work to defend the title.
The most crucial point in his talk was giving importance to role of fasat bowler.
“The present cricket has got a lot of pace, especially events like IPL have brought a lot of innovations,” Shastri added.
“The event on fast pitches of Australia could be won by any team.”
“The role of fast bowlers will be important, who will be dangerous on these fast tracks.”