India Squad Announced For AUS, SA, And T20 WC 2022; 6 Major Points

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The BCCI has announced the India squad for the ICC T20 World Cup 2022, Australia, and South Africa series on Monday. The T20 WC event will begin next month, whereas the Australia, and South Africa series will commence later this month.

The T20 WC 2022 qualification matches will kick off the competition on October 16. The final of the T20 World Cup 2022 will take place on November 13. During the competition, 45 matches will be played.

The competition will take place in Australia. On October 23, India will face Pakistan in the opening match of the T20 World Cup 2022 at Melbourne Cricket Ground. India competes in Group 2 of the tournament, alongside teams from Pakistan, South Africa, and Bangladesh.

India Squad For T20 World Cup 2022 Announced

Rohit Sharma (C), KL Rahul (VC), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, R Pant (WK), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Hardik Pandya, R. Ashwin, Y Chahal, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, B Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh

Standby players – Mohd. Shami, Shreyas Iyer, Ravi Bishnoi, Deepak Chahar

IND Squad South Africa T20Is: 

Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Dinesh Karthik (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Arshdeep Singh, Mohd. Shami, Harshal Patel, Deepak Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah.

India Squad for Australia T20Is

Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Dinesh Karthik (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, R. Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohd. Shami, Harshal Patel, Deepak Chahar, Jasprit Bumrah.

India’s squad highlights: 

  • Bumrah and Harshal back. 
  • No Sanju Samson in either of the squad
  • Shami is back in the squad for Australia and South Africa series.
  • Ashwin gets the nod in the main squad. 
  • Bishnoi, Chahar, Iyer, and Shami make it to the Stand-by list.
  • Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar Rested SA T20

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