T20 World Cup Team India Squad: India name 15-man squad for T20 World Cup Team India Squad is Out! The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday, announced Team India’s 15-member squad for the T20 World Cup 2021.
“MS Dhoni was named as the ‘mentor for the team‘ during the course of the ICC T20 tournament.”
T20 World Cup India Squad:
Find here the List of 11 players to represent India in the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. Check full T20 World Cup details here. Let’s discuss more about Indian cricket team squad who will come back strong after Pakistan beat India by 10 Wickets.
India Squad: Virat Kohli (Capt), Rohit Sharma (vc), KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohd Shami.
Probable Playing XI for India against New Zealand
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Standby players / Reserves – Shreyas Iyer, Axer Patel, Deepak Chahar.
India – Super 12, Group 2:
Matches / Schedule for T20 WC 2021:
- Match 1: 24 Oct 2021 – Vs Pakistan – Pak won by 10 Wickets
- Match 2: 31 Oct 2021 – Vs New Zealand
- Match 3: 3 Nov 2021 – Vs Afghanistan
- Match 4: 5 Nov 2021 – Vs Scotland
- Match 5: 8 Nov 2021 – Vs Namibia
Front-line Pacers of the Squad
Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammad Shami and Jasprit Bumrah make the squad as frontline pacers.
First Match of the Tournament
India encounter against Pakistan in Dubai on 24 October. Tickets are already selling fast and tickets is on Sale. Most demanded match of the tournament with high octane atmosphere. Expected capacity of the match will be around 70% in the stadium and ticket prices starts at 75Dh which is equal to INR 1,516 (approx).
India lost to Pakistan by 10 Wickets. This is the first victory for Pakistan since 1983. Records are meant to be broken. Here are is the fact that Pak beat Ind in Dubai.
MS Dhoni Selected as Mentor:
Dhoni roped in as mentor as BCCI confirmed. MS Dhoni as mentor will help bowlers and introvert players. Dhoni was recently named mentor for the mega event by the BCCI. “I am very happy that MS accepted the offer to be the Team Mentor for the T20 World Cup”. – Sehwag. Former India Captain MS Dhoni will mentor Team India for the T20 World Cup, he will be joining soon and be back in the Team India dugout in UAE after IPL 2021.
Why has BCCI appointed MS Dhoni as team mentor T20 WC 2021?
‘We haven’t won an ICC trophy since 2013’: Ganguly reveals why BCCI appointed MS Dhoni as team mentor for T20 World Cup.
Nickname for Indian Team: ‘Men in Blue’, ‘Team India’, ‘The Blues’
Association: Board of Control for Cricket in India
Coaches: Ravi Shastri (Head coach), Bharat Arun (Bowling coach), Ramakrishnan Sridhar (Fielding coach)
The India men’s national cricket team, also known as Team India and Men in Blue, is governed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) who is representing nation in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 in UAE & Oman