India skipper Mithali Raj who is appearing in her fourth successive women's World Cup, will lead her side in the opening match of the tournament on January 31 at the Brabourne Stadium.

Raj is hopeful that her team will use the home conditions to good effect in their opening match.

On the advantages being the hosts, Raj reiterated that the weather will be the only upperhand they get compared to the other teams.

The Indian skipper however didn't want dwell on the weaknesses of her team.