ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 will commence on October 16 in Australia. The inaugural match will be played between Sri Lanka and newcomer Namibia at Geelong Cricket Ground, Victoria. Moreover, the final is to be played on November 13 in Melbourne.
England will begin its journey against Afghanistan on October 22. England has featured in all seven editions of the T20 World Cup. However, England has only been able to win the trophy once in the year 2010. In total England has played 38 matches out of which it has won 19 and lost 18. Hence, its win percentage is 51.35.
Their previous white-ball captain Eoin Morgan retired just months before the marquee tournament. However, the team looks to be in the good hands of Jos Buttler. Moreover, their unfazed spirit makes them the favorites to win the competition. Hence, the English men will be eyeing their second T20 World Cup.
On that note, we present you with England’s squad and schedule details for the upcoming multi-nation tournament.
England’s Squad for ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022
Jos Butler, Chris Jordan, Ben Stokes, Reece Topley, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali, Alex Hales, Dawid Malan, David Willey, Harry Brook, Adil Rashid, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood, Phil Salt, Sam Curran, Liam Dawson (reserve), Richard Gleeson (reserve), Tymal Mills (reserve)
Note: Key player Jonny Bairstow was ruled out of the squad due to a freak injury, caused whilst playing golf.
Captain and Vice-captain
The England team will be led by Jos Buttler. While Moeen Ali was named as the vice-captain of this contingent.
England’s Schedule for T20 World Cup 2022
|Opponent||Date and day||Time||Venue|
|Afghanistan||22 OCT, Saturday||4:30 PM||Optus Stadium|
|To be declared||26 OCT, Friday||9:30 AM||MCG|
|Australia||28 OCT, Sunday||1:30 PM||MCG|
|New Zealand||1 NOV, Tuesday||1:30 PM||The Gabba|
|To be declared||5 NOV, Saturday||1:30 PM||SCG|
Note: All times are in Indian Standard Time
What will be England’s possible playing XI?
Jos Buttler (c), Alex Hales, Dawid Malan, Moeen Ali, Liam Livingstone, Ben Stokes, Sam Curran, David Willey, Chris Jordan, Reece Topley, Adil Rashid.
Considering their current form and most recent performances we predict England’s possible playing XI for the upcoming ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022.
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