New Delhi: Most of the countries have announced their squads for the ICC T20 World Cup starting next month. However, now the teams have another chance to make changes in their squads without the approval of the ICC. Actually, many teams are playing T20 series before the start of the tournament.
In this, the teams will get to know about their strengths and weaknesses. Obviously every country would like to field their best team for the T20 World Cup. In such a situation, team composition will be important. Teams will do some experiments and improvements and make squad changes as needed. Qualifier matches will be played from October 16 under the T20 World Cup.
When can I change squads?
According to the T20 World Cup website, all teams have until October 9 to make changes to their squads. If the teams still want to make some changes after this, then they will have to take approval from the ICC.
India-Pakistan match on 23 October
The great match will be played between India and Pakistan in the T20 World Cup on 23 October. While the Indian team is playing against Australia at home, Pakistan’s team is playing against England. India-Pakistan teams have faced defeat in the first match. It is being said that if this situation continues, then the squad may have to change.
Team India for T20 WC
Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (Vice-Captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (WK), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.
Standby players- Mohammed Shami, Shreyas Iyer, Ravi Bishnoi, Deepak Chahar.
Babar Azam (capt), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Asif Ali, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Wasim, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shaan Masood, Usman Qadir.
Reserves: Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Haris, Shahnawaz Dahani