- ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021
India announced its Men’s T20 cricket world cup 2021 player list on Wednesday, 8 Sep. The squad consists of 18 Players, 6 Batters, 5 Spinners, 4 Fast bowlers, and 3 reserves. Surprisingly, Yuzvendra Chahal, Deepak Chahar & Shikhar Dhawan are left out of the squad.
Captain: Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli is the Indian Cricket Team Captain for T20 Cricket World Cup 2021. As per Latest ICC ODI Rankings, he is currently the No. 2 ODI batsman. He has been very successful as captain of India as they have won many matches and series under his captaincy but this will be the first time he will lead India in the 2021 T20 Cricket World Cup.
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Vice-Captain: Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma is the Vice-Captain of the Indian Cricket Team in Limited Overs games. He is a world-class batsman currently ranked No. 3 after Virat Kohli as per ICC ODI Rankings. He set a world record of the highest ODI individual scorer by scoring 264 runs against Sri Lanka in 2014.
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Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 Indian Squad
Overall Indian squad for T20 CWC 2021 has plenty of players who can bowl as well, so overall it’s a well-balanced team. India will play their first game on 24 Oct against Pakistan in Dubai International Stadium.
Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Rahul Chahar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Varun Chakravarthy, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohd Shami.
Standby players: Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Deepak Chahar.
Head Coach: Ravi Shastri
Ravi Shastri (Ravishankar Jayadritha Shastri) is the Indian Cricket Team Head Coach since 2017. He was born on 27 May 1962 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. Before starting his career as a Commentator, he as a player has played both Tests and ODIs from 1981 to 1992 in Indian Team. He will be leading the Indian team as head coach in CWC 2021 too.
Fielding Coach: Ramakrishnan Sridhar
Ramakrishnan Sridhar is a former Indian first-class cricketer and the current fielding coach of the Indian cricket team. He was born on 17 July 1970He is also the fielding coach of the IPL franchise “Kings XI Punjab”.
Bowling Coach: Bharat Arun
Bharat Arun was an Indian Test cricketer and current bowling coach of the Indian Cricket Team. He was born on 14 December 1962 in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India. He was All-rounder when he used to play from Team India.
Indian Team Jersey for ICC T20 World Cup 2021
India has launched a new jersey for the 2021 T20 World Cup. As always, it has blue dominating color and is designed by Nike. On the front side, it has the logo of BCCI, Nike, and OPPO India.
Presenting #TeamIndia‘s new jersey
The new kits have arrived! As the Men in Blue put on the revamped jerseys for the first time, we take you behind the scenes to know what’s changed – by @28anand
— BCCI (@BCCI) March 2, 2019
Q) Who is the official sponsor/Partner of the Indian Cricket Team?
BYJU’S are the official partners of BCCI for this tournament.