Dylan Cleaver runs through his second power rankings of the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Where do New Zealand slot in?

Week 2: The Cumulonimbus Edition

10) AFGHANISTAN

Last week: 10
Record: 0-3-0

As the only genuine minnow in the tournament they've been afforded some expectation latitude. The romance is over, though. They need to find a way of batting a lot better or the remainder of the tournament is going to be a painful exercise in embarrassment.

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Sri Lanka's Kusal Perera at the crease during the Cricket World Cup group stage match against Afghanistan. Photo / AP
Sri Lanka's Kusal Perera at the crease during the Cricket World Cup group stage match against Afghanistan. Photo / AP

9) SRI LANKA

Last week: 9
Record: 1-1-2

No team's position is quite so inflated as Sri Lanka, who have toured around England with

8) BANGLADESH

7) SOUTH AFRICA

6) PAKISTAN

5) WEST INDIES

4) AUSTRALIA

3) NEW ZEALAND

2) ENGLAND

1) INDIA