It gave more hype when the Indian world cup squad will be announced by today. Because India is having lots of players who can perform on the bigger stage, so always it will be a hectic task to select the right players, indeed it is a tough job to be an Indian team selector they need to make a tough call.
India will start their T20 WC 2021 journey by playing against Pakistan in their first encounter, to whom India never lost a single match in world cup.
Former Indian captain MS Dhoni included as a mentor for Indian team for the T20 WC 2021, Ravichandran Ashwin making come back after 4 years in to the T20 team. Mistery spinner Varun Chakravarthy and Rahul Chahar included as Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Missed out from the squad.
Indian Squad for T20 World cup:
Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma,KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (Wk), Ishan Kishan (Wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, M Shami.
Before the selection of the T20 squad world cup squad, Captain Virat Kohli, national selectors had a video conference.
Standby players for T20 WC
Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar.
This is not end of the world for who have not make into the squad, Teams are allowed to make changes till October 10th so if someone has a great IPL, the players in reserves or out of the side have an opportunity to make a comeback.