ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 will commence on October 16 in Australia. The inaugural match is to be played between Asia Cup 2022 champion team Sri Lanka and newcomer Namibia at Geelong Cricket Ground, Victoria. Moreover, the final is to be played on November 13 in Melbourne.
The first 12 out of 45 matches will be played amongst the teams in groups A and B. After the first round, the top two teams of each of the groups qualify for the Super 12. Furthermore, the rest of the 45 matches will be played between the teams divided into groups 1 and 2.
While team India will begin their journey against arch-rivals Pakistan on 23rd October. On that note, we present you with India’s squad and schedule details for the upcoming multi-nation tournament.
India’s Squad for ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022
Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul (Wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Axar Patel, Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Dinesh Karthik (Wk), Arshdeep Singh, Rishabh Pant (Wk), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Mohammad Siraj
Standby: Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammad Shami, Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Chahar
Note: Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja were initially a part of the Indian Squad. However, they are replaced by Mohammad Siraj and Axar Patel respectively due to major injuries.
Captain and Vice-captain
The Men in Blue will be led by Rohit Sharma. While Kl Rahul is named as the vice-captain of the contingent.
India’s Schedule for T20 World Cup 2022
|Opponent||Date and day||Time||Venue|
|Pakistan||23 OCT, Sunday||1:30 PM||MCG|
|To be declared||27 OCT, Tuesday||12:30 PM||SCG|
|South Africa||30 OCT, Sunday||4:30 PM||Optus Stadium|
|Bangladesh||2 NOV, Wednesday||1:30 PM||Adelaide Oval|
|To be declared||6 NOV, Sunday||1:30 PM||MCG|
Note: All times are in Indian Standard Time
What will be India’s possible playing XI?
- Rohit Sharma
- Virat Kohli
- KL Rahul
- Suryakumar Yadav
- Deepak Hooda
- Hardik Pandya
- Dinesh Karthik
- Axar Patel
- Yuzvendra Chahal
- Bhuvneshwar Kumar
- Arshdeep Singh
Considering their current form and most recent performances we predict India’s possible playing XI for the upcoming ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022.
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