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    In Pics: Captains take a rickshaw ride

    • Zimbabwe's captain Elton Chigumbura during opening ceremony. (AP Photo)

    • Tournament's hot favourites India will go after their second World Cup triumph under MS Dhoni and stand a very good chance of winning the title!

    • Australia's captain Ricky Ponting will be hoping to make it four World Cup triumphs in a row. (AFP Photo)

    • South African captain Greame Smith will want to remove chokers tag and take home the cup.

    • Sri Lankan skipper Kumar Sangakkara will be hoping to go one step further from the last time.

    • Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi will want to overcome match-fixing controversies with a World Cup win.

    • After winning the T20 World Cup and the Ashes, England skipper Andrew Strauss will try to land their maiden World Cup title.

    • Underdogs Bangladesh will want their captain Shakib Al Hasan to lead from the front and they will try to cause big upsets in the tournament.